Indian pharma industry is one of the biggest considering a population of over 1.2 billion to be served. Companies have been consistently investing crores of rupees every year to serve the best medication to the people. Here is a list of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies in India in 2014, which are ranked on the basis of their sales revenue
Wockhardt Ltd. is an Indian pharma company. Its headquarters are located in Mumbai, India. It was founded by Habil Khorakiwala in the early 1960s from the acquisition of Worli Chemical Works in 1959, incorporated as Wockhardt Pvt. Ltd., in 1973 and then as Wockhardt Ltd. in1999. Wockhardt has presence globally with its presence in Russia, Uganda, Brazil, Kenya, Mexico, Vietnam, Ghana, Mauritius, Philippines, Nigeria, Nepal, Tanzania, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Lebanon and Kuwait. UK, followed by US is the biggest market for Wokhardt. Wokhardt produces formulations, biopharmaceuticals, nutrition products,vaccines and active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs). It has employee strength of 7900 on a global scale. Wockhardt Hospitals is a subsidiary of the Wockhardt Group. Wockhardt’s blockbuster drug is Toprol which is used to treat hypertension. Some of the key drugs are Flonase, nasal spray to treat congestion, Stalevo, used to treat Parkinson's disease, Comtan, Another drug to treat Parkinson's.