From babies and their mamas to diabetics and heart patients, Shionogi Pharma (formerly Sciele Pharma) is all about keeping its customers healthy. The company develops, markets, and sells about 20 branded prescription products focused on cardiovascular disease, diabetes, women''s health, and pediatric products. Its brands include Prenate prenatal vitamins, pediatric Allegra antihistamine (co-promoted with Sanofi), and Nitrolingual to treat angina. The company''s in-house sales representatives market Shionogi Pharma''s products directly to primary care doctors and specialists in the US. The company is a subsidiary of Japan''s Shionogi & Co.
Shionogi Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Shionogi & Co., Ltd., a 140-year-old global pharmaceutical company with headquarters in Osaka, Japan. In the U.S., Shionogi Inc. leverages our science-based heritage to develop and commercialize pharmaceutical products to treat unmet medical needs in our core areas of infectious diseases and pain, as well as other areas of high medical need