The most trusted pharmaceutical company, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited was founded by Mr. Dilip Shanghavi in 1983 headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra. It was established in Vapi, Gujarat with 5 psychiatry ailments. The growing company introduced Cardiology products and gastroenterology products in 1987 and 1989 respectively. Now, Sun pharma is the leader in neurology, psychiatry, orthopedics, cardiology, gastroenterology, nephrology, and ophthalmology.
The company has acquired Ranbaxy in 2014 and became the largest pharmaceutical company in India, 5th largest specialty generic company globally, and largest Indian pharmaceutical company in USA. The company is known to offer unique therapeutic segments like cardiology, neurology, gastroenterology, psychiatry, diabetology and Active Pharmaceutical ingredients like warfarin, carbamazepine, etodolac, and clorazepate, as well as anti-cancers, steroids, peptides, and sex hormones. Sun pharma sells its products mainly in India and US.
In 2004, the company’s first joint venture manufacturing unit has commissioned in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The leading company also signed an agreement with National Institute of Virology, India to fight Zika, Chikungunya, and Dengue in 2017. Sun pharma promised for affordable and accessible good health to underprivileged and populace at large.