Schering pharmaceutical is a research-oriented German multinational pharmaceutical company. The headquarters of this trusted company is in Wedding, Berlin. This company has operated as an independent company from 1851 to 2006. It was bought by Bayer AG in 2006 and merged to form the Bayer subsidiary named as Bayer Schering Pharma AG. Then, it was renamed as Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals in 2011.
Schering pharmaceutical, is the American pharmaceutical company formerly known as the Schering Corporation. It is one of fastest growing company in the pharmaceutical industry. In addition to the Berlin, two factories are also located in Russia with over 1,000 employees and a plant in Great Britain. This company offers products such as salicylic acid, the antigout preparation atophan, sleeping and disinfecting agents.
Schering pharmaceutical focused on the therapeutic areas such as gynaecology, andrology, multiple sclerosis, oncology, and contrast agents. It is best-known products are brands of combined oral contraceptive pills. Key products are the interferon-beta brand Betaferon and the paramagnetic contrast agent Magnevist.