Galenicum Health, now in Colombia

October 3, 2018

Last week, from September 25th to 28th, the launch of Galenicum Health as a new laboratory in Colombia, was held in Bogotá and Medellin.

Galenicum has arrived in Colombia with a growing portfolio in the areas of central nervous system and cardiovascular system. In the coming months we will also launch products for other [...]


Galenicum Health obtains approval for Anastrozole in Brazil

June 15, 2018

The Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (ANVISA) approved Galenicum’s Anastrozole Dossier in the month of May. It is the first product that Galenicum gets approval in Brazil since the opening of its commercial office in 2012. This approval is expected to open the path for further approvals in that market and, what is more, it consolidates [...]


GSI USA participates in the Probiota Americas congress

June 6, 2018

Galenicum Special Ingredients USA participated in Probiota Americas this week, the most important annual probiotic congress in the world that was held in Miami from June 5 to 7.



Good news for generics companies: European Commission refines intellectual property rules

May 31, 2018

The EU has a strong intellectual property rights framework in place which protects Europe's know-how and sustains the pharmaceutical industry's world-class innovation capacity. To improve the current system further and remove a major competitive disadvantage of EU manufacturers, the Commission proposes a targeted amendment: the so-called [...]


We inaugurated the new Galenicum's Office in Peru

May 16, 2018

On May 07th, in the District of Surco (Lima), the inauguration of the new Galenicum Peru office was held. All the team members in Perú, as well as Alex Ollé and Joaquim Domingo, attended to the event.

In this ceremony the partners cut the opening ribbon, sharing some words of congratulations to the current management for [...]


Galenicum Health is getting prepared for the upcoming pharmaceutical events of 2018

May 10, 2018

After successfully attending the DCAT Week in New York and participating in CPhI tradeshow in Japan for the first time last April, Galenicum Health is preparing its attendance to two of the most important [...]


Galenicum Special Ingredients makes The Financial Times 1000 List of Europe's Fastest Growing Companies in 2018

April 26, 2018

Galenicum Special Ingredients has been recognized by The Financial Times as one of the 1,000 fastest growing companies in Europe in recent years.

'The FT 1000: Europe's Fastest Growing Companies [...]


Galenicum's new team in Colombia

April 20, 2018

This april, Galenicum Health is starting its activity in Colombia with teams in Medellín and Bogotá.

We are launching bioequivalent products from 2 therapeutic areas, central [...]


Galenicum Health assists to the DCAT Week in New York

April 13, 2018

Last March, Galenicum attended the DCAT Week in New York. This is the reference trade show of the sector and it is the main event of business development for pharmaceutical companies in the [...]


Galenicum Health in the peruvian news

April 6, 2018

Galenicum Health appears in the peruvian news, raising awareness about the importance of sleeping well and giving some tips and recommendations.



Galenicum Special Ingredients participates in Food Ingredients China

March 27, 2018

On March 22nd to 24th, Galenicum Special Ingredients attended the Food Ingredients China (FIC), event held in Shanghai. FIC is the largest international trade fair for food additives and ingredients in Asia. This year, the event brought together more than 1,400 exhibitors. FIC showcases the latest in innovation and presents important new [...]


Galenicum Health Peru launches its first OTC product

March 22, 2018

In March 2018, Galenicum Health Peru is launching its first OTC product, Dormidina® (licensed by Esteve), indicated for the symptomatic treatment of [...]


Galenicum Health submits the dossier for Paracetamol in Spain

March 15, 2018

Last Monday, Galenicum submitted Paracetamol Dossier in Spain. The registration is done through a national procedure and includes the following strengths: Paracetamol 500mg, 650mg and 1000mg tablets EFG. Galenicum has focused its development in achieving a small tablet in order to make it easier to swallow the tablet to the future [...]


Galenicum Health to launch in Southeast Asia

March 9, 2018

Galenicum Health is preparing to launch in the Southeast Asian market for the first time in history, starting with a product in Singapore—the first of [...]


Galenicum Health Peru will launch the food supplement line STOP&GO

March 1, 2018

Galenicum Health Peru is preparing to launch the STOP&GO food supplement line.

The Peruvian subsidiary has submitted the registration [...]


Galenicum Health Peru and the Dominican Republic are launching dexketoprofen

February 23, 2018

In the coming weeks, dexketoprofen 25 mg oral solution will be launched in Galenicum Health Peru and the Dominican Republic. The pharmaceutical form allows [...]


Galenicum Health obtains the bioequivalence studies for Sitagliptin/Metformin combination

February 16, 2018

During the month of January, Galenicum Health received the bioequivalence studies of Sitagliptin/Metformin with a positive result.

This new combination is one of the most innovative drugs indicated for [...]


GSI will attend the Nutraceuticals Europe Summit & Expo 2018 in Madrid

February 9, 2018

The second edition of the Nutraceuticals EuropeSummit&Expo will take place at the Feria de Madrid on 14-15 February. Nutraceuticals Europe is an international event for the functional and novel ingredients industry, and is a meeting point for producers, distributors and clients. The event foments product promotion and sales, is a place to [...]


Silanes and Galenicum Health launch dexketoprofen in Mexico

February 2, 2018

This week, Silanes (Mexican pharmaceutical laboratory) together with Galenicum Health, have launched in Mexico dexketoprofen 25mg oral [...]


Galenicum Health Peru and Chile launch a new business unit focused on pain relief with dexketoprofen and celecoxib

January 26, 2018

Galenicum Health Peru and Galenicum Health Chile are launching this year a new business unit focused on products for pain relief. This are dexketoprofen for Peru and celecoxib for Chile. Both are nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, indicated to reduce inflammation and relieve pain.

These products suit perfectly our growing portfolio [...]


Galenicum obtains the approval of the DCP of Anagrelide

December 21, 2017

Galenicum received the approval of the DCP of Anagrelida on December 6th for several countries in Europe, including Germany, France, the Czech Republic, the Nordic countries and the UK.

The DCP was presented on November 21st, 2016 for these countries and in the coming months it is expected to obtain national [...]


GSI attends the FI Europe 2017 in Frankfurt

December 1, 2017

This week GSI has participated in the FI Europe fair held in Frankfurt, a biannual event that brings together the largest manufacturers of food ingredients worldwide. At the show, GSI held meetings with their principals to form new commercial strategies for the next years.

In accordance with GSI’s expansion strategy, an agreement [...]


Galenicum participates in the 8th Edition of ESADE Innovation Quest

November 24, 2017

One more year, Galenicum has participated in the 8th edition of the Innovation Quest, an event created by eJuventut, an association of ESADE business school where students of BBA (Bachelor Business Administration) are challenged to solve a business case. In this edition, along with Galenicum, other seven companies and 200 students organized in [...]


FDA takes unprecedented step toward more efficient global pharmaceutical manufacturing inspections

November 17, 2017

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has determined the agency will recognize eight European drug regulatory authorities as capable of conducting inspections of manufacturing facilities that meet FDA requirements. The eight regulatory authorities found to be capable are those located in: Austria, Croatia, France, Italy, Malta, Spain, Sweden [...]


Galenicum enters agreement with Optibiotix to commercialise LPLDL® strain

November 10, 2017

Galenicum Special Ingredients (Galenicum) is partnering with Optibiotix, a life sciences company specialising in the modulation of the human microbiome, to commercialise products that will address health concerns such as high blood pressure and cholesterol.

The supply agreement provides Galenicum with a license to commercialise [...]


Galenicum will top €100 million in sales for the first time ever this year

November 7, 2017

The pharmaceutical company headquartered in Barcelona has entered the Colombian market with the support of local partners. The firm also operates in Brazil, Chile, Peru and the Dominican Republic.

Founded in 2003 in Barcelona by Joaquim Domingo, Erich J.W. Büchen and Alejandro Ollé —the company’s only [...]


Galenicum attends the CPhI Worldwide 2017 in Frankfurt

November 3, 2017

Once again, Galenicum Health and Galenicum Special Ingredients (GSI) attended the CPhI Worldwide event, which took place in Frankfurt from 24-26th October. CPhI is the world’s largest pharma trade show.

During the exhibition, we had the opportunity to present Galenicum’s new portfolio including a variety of new developments [...]


World International Day against Breast Cancer

October 19, 2017

On 19 October every year, the International Day against Breast Cancer is held as a reminder about the commitment to the fight against breast cancer.

Breast cancer is the most common malignant tumor among women worldwide, (with the exception of non-melanoma cancerous tumors of the [...]


World Mental Health Day 2017: MENTAL HEALTH IN THE WORKPLACE

October 10, 2017

October 10th 2017 marks an anniversary: We come together to celebrate World Mental Health Day for the 25th time! World Federation for Mental Health founded the awareness day in 1992 and since then people all over the world are holding events, making announcements and celebrating #WorldMentalHealthDay.

“Mental Health in the [...]


GSI EEUU participates in Supply Side West 2017

September 28, 2017

Galenicum Special Ingredients (GSI) is the division of Galencium Health responsible for offering solutions of the highest quality in the food, nutraceutical and cosmetic industry. As part of the company’s growth strategy, and in line with its commitment to internationalization, GSI has strengthened its presence in the United States since [...]


World Alzheimer's Day

September 21, 2017

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Alzheimer's Federation chose September 21 as the yearly World Alzheimer's Day in 2012.



Galenicum Health Peru launches new intensive care business unit

September 7, 2017

Galenicum Health Peru has launched Caspofungin and Tigecycline. These two products mark the start of a new unit of anti-infective products for intensive care.

Tigecycline 50 mg lyophilized powder for solution for perfusion is an antibacterial in the tetracycline group for systemic use. Tigecycline is indicated for the treatment of [...]


Galenicum launches Dutasteride in the European Market

August 28, 2017

Galenicum launched its new product, Dutasteride, in the European market in July.

Dutasteride is used for treating moderate and severe symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men. The patent for this product expired on July 18 in most European countries.

Galenicum has reached commercial agreements with companies from [...]


World Hepatitis Day

August 2, 2017

World Hepatitis Day took place on 28 July, providing an opportunity to promote all the initiatives aimed at implementing the first Global health sector strategy on viral hepatitis 2016-2021, and to assist Member States in achieving the ultimate goal of eliminating hepatitis.

The WHO will support the "Eliminate Hepatitis" campaign by [...]


Galenicum obtains DCP approval for Tigecycline

July 24, 2017

Galenicum completed successfully the European phase of the DCP for Tigecycline at the end of June and has already received the first national marketing [...]


Galenicum launches the new food supplement brand STOP&GO in Spanish pharmacies

July 14, 2017

Galenicum Special Ingredients is launching a new line of food supplements in the Spanish market: STOP&GO. After over a year of marketing the products in the Middle East and with positive results, the food division of Galenicum has decided to take a step further and launch them in the Spanish national [...]


The importance of bioequivalence studies explained on Peruvian radio

January 19, 2017

On January 11, Antonio Luján, General Manager of Galenicum Peru, gave an extensive interview on Radio Capital on the program led by renowned journalist Monica Delta.

During the interview, key issues related to the Peruvian pharmaceutical sector were discussed, such as [...]


Galenicum obtains approval for first injectable product

January 3, 2017

The first injectable product in Galenicum’s portfolio has been approved. The systemically-administered antifungal product is indicated for the treatment of candidiasis and invasive aspergillosis. The use of this product is restricted to severe cases due to the high cost of each vial. Galenicum is aiming to make [...]


Galenicum launches in the Dominican Republic

November 24, 2016

Galenicum launches its activity in the Dominican Republic with the distributor SUED & FARGESA. The two companies have joined forces to provide suitable alternative therapies to the pharmaceutical market, contributing to better quality of life and guaranteeing that health professionals have access to high-quality [...]


Galenicum at CPhI 2016

October 14, 2016

Galenicum Health and Galenicum Special Ingredients (GSI) attended CPhI Worldwide this year in Barcelona from October 4-6 as they do every year. The companies' stand was visited by professionals from across entire pharmaceutical sector who were very interested in the product pipeline.



The experiences of Sofía and Gabriel in the Hospital without Pain

September 20, 2016

On the 30th of November last year, Sant Joan de Déu Hospital and Galenicum presented the “Hospital without Pain” in minor procedures project. The ground-breaking project in Spain seeks to minimise the pain for the youngest patients as they [...]


Galenicum, awarded for entrepreneurial trajectory

July 22, 2016

On Thursday, July 14 in the Axa Auditorium in Barcelona, the XXI edition of the "Acció" Investment Forum took place. Acció is the main meeting point for entrepreneurs and investors in Catalonia.

Galenicum, the pharmaceutical company founded in 2003 in [...]


Hospital without Pain. Story of Cristina, Victor’s mother.

July 13, 2016

Victor has an autism spectrum disorder. Every time he needs a blood test, he thinks he’s being attacked and 5 nurses are required to hold him down to perform the blood test.

Cristina wanted to share her experience with the Hospital without Pain project:



Share life, give blood

June 14, 2016

Every year, on 14th of June, countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day. The event serves to thank voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood and to raise awareness of the need for regular blood donations to ensure the quality, safety and availability of blood and blood [...]


SAG manufacturing has been certified by ANVISA

June 7, 2016

Last May, SAG manufacturing, a company of Galenicum Health group, received the certification from The National Health Surveillance Agency of Brazil (ANVISA) for the non-sterile solid and coated tablets plant. This certification represents a step forward in the process of entry into the Brazilian [...]


Galenicum organizes the 3rd Workshop of Alzheimer Disease

May 26, 2016

Last 24th of May, Galenicum Health Chile organized the 3rd Workshop entitled “ The proper management of the different treatments of Alzheimer disease”, which was presented by the prestigious Dr. Rodrigo Azócar O.Kuljiš. Dr. [...]


The success of Galenicum Health Peru in the last cardiology event of the country

May 3, 2016

From April, 29th to May, 1st, Galenicum Health Peru participated in the XVIII Cardiology Course for the prescriber. The event was organized by the Peruvian Cardiology Society and it is the most important academic event that this Society organizes. The event was held at the ICA Dunas hotel and 250 cardiologists took [...]


The bioequivalent medicines of Galenicum Health are already available in the main cities of Peru

April 28, 2016

One of the current problems that Peru is facing is the amount of medicines that are commercialized without bioequivalent studies. Therefore, the population is exposed to products which efficacy and safety is not guaranteed.

Bioequivalence guarantees safety and efficacy [...]


Galenicum with the World Health Day

April 7, 2016

Every 7th of April the WHO celebrates the World Health Day in order to celebrate the foundation of the organization in 1948. This year the focus is to beat the diabetes. According to the World Health Organization in 2030 the diabetes will be the 7th cause of death in the world.

Diabetes is a [...]


3rth edition of University Joins Industry, once again a success

March 11, 2016

The third edition of University Joins Industry was a success. It took place the 9th of March at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Barcelona and was organized by Galenicum Health.

The workshop attracted 200 students and they had the opportunity to understand from [...]


Once again Galenicum as one of the companies with more patent submissions

March 7, 2016

One more year Galenicum Health, is in the Ranking of Spanish companies that have submitted more patents in the European Patent Office, having filled 12 patents. Galenicum appears in the ranking together with well-known companies such as Telefonica, Repsol, or Almirall Laboratorios Esteve. 



Biosimilar products, the challenge of the XXI century

February 23, 2016

In recent decades, biotechnology has allowed the development of more than 650 biological innovative drugs to treat diseases like cancer and other serious diseases, such as haematological, neurological or endocrine illnesses. In the coming years a high percentage of drugs to be launched are going to be biological in [...]


Galenicum in the news

January 25, 2016

January the 20th, la Vanguardia, a Spanish renowned newspaper, mentioned Galenicum as one of the most relevant players in the Spanish generic market. Galenicum as well as other important generic companies contribute in generating wealth in the market as well as stable employment.

The pharmaceutical generic sector in Spain is [...]


Past and future of Galenicum Health Peru

January 11, 2016

El Comercio, one of the most renown Peruvian newspapers, echoed recently on the relevant steps done during 2015 of the Peruvian Galenicum Health subsidiary.

Galenicum Health Peru was the first and is still the only pharmaceutical company with all portfolio products with a bioequivalence certificate. This fact has been key for [...]


Galenicum and Hospital Sant Joan de Déu making children’s life easier

December 1, 2015

Galenicum collaborates with Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, a referent hospital in Barcelona and Spain, in order to protect the most vulnerable patients, children.

On November 30th the Hospital presented the programme “Hospital without pain” in minor [...]


Galenicum challenges ESADE students

November 23, 2015

Galenicum and 7 other companies, Vodafone, ISS, Zurich, La Caixa, Zodiac and Human Age Institute, participated in the sixth edition of Innovation Quest, an event created by eJuventut, an association of ESADE Business School. In this edition, 200 students from different years participated.



Galenicum breaks new ground at the CPhI

October 23, 2015

Galenicum Health and Galenicum Special Ingredients (GSI) recently exhibited at the 2015 CPhI Worldwide. It was a fantastic opportunity to present new developments and to connect with other companies. Wednesday, Galenicum organized their renown annual cocktail, inviting its partners and colleagues from the [...]


Generic drugs stand now for a 40% of the total pharmaceutical market in Spain

September 4, 2015

According to an article at Expansion newspaper on the last 28th of August, the pharmaceutical industry is booming again after years of stagnation thanks to the increase on the sales of generic drugs. Generics in Spain have doubled their sales from 2010 to 2014. 



The AEMPS boosts bioequivalence in Latin America through training

August 7, 2015

In Europe and United States generic drugs are supported by bioequivalence studies that ensure their efficacy and security. Unfortunately, the situation is different in some Latin [...]


Bioequivalent drugs, one of Peru’s main goals for the next year

July 29, 2015

The importance of Bioequivalent Drugs was highlighted by the President of the Republic of Peru on his traditional annual speech on the Independence day as one the main messages to the population.

Yesterday 28th of July, Independence Day in Peru, Ollanta Humala announced that Peru will perform this year Bioequivalence [...]


The false myths about generic medicines

July 24, 2015

Generic medicines are highly accepted by the population in many countries of the European Union. In countries such as Germany and UK the rate of generic drugs exceeds the 60% over the total consumed drugs.

Even though, there is still a lot to be done in order to overcome the myths that surrounded the generic drugs:



Galenicum, one step ahead of the generics

July 20, 2015

The generics pharmaceutical industry is going through a change based on differentiation. Up to now, the generics industry has been based only on the price as the main business variable. However, this is changing, and the last speech of Herman Grohe, Germany Health Minister, at the European Generics Association (EGA) [...]


Galenicum bring us closer to the generics world

July 10, 2015

Galenicum launches a video taking advantage of GalenicumVitae, the new Health Guide. The objective is to link graphic and didactically the products with the associate pathology.


Click here to see the [...]


Galenicum and Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Déu launch an innovative health guide

July 3, 2015

The pharmaceutical company Galenicum in collaboration with Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Déu, a Spanish prestigious medical institution, has developed a complete and innovative online health Guide which satisfies an unmet need up to now: to make available to everybody a source of easy and understandable [...]


GSI towards a new horizon

June 19, 2015

Galenicum Special Ingredients takes a step ahead and expands the product portfolio in new categories like fibres, sugars, sweeteners and functional products that will fulfill specific needs of each client.

With this new commercial initiative, GSI expects to increase their [...]


The Peruvian Doctors Association reflects the need of implementing the bioequivalence studies as a measure of safety and effectiveness of generic drugs

June 2, 2015

Nowadays, in Peru, pharmacies have mostly original drugs and therefore the pharmaceutical expenses are high. This is the reason why the promotion of generic drugs is crucial. Unfortunately, it is still not mandatory to ensure by bioequivalence studies that the generic drugs are as safety and effective as the original ones.



Galenicum, referent company on bioequivalent drugs, on Peruvian TV

May 26, 2015

Two journalists from the well-recognized Peruvian TV show Día D, (Canal 9) travelled to Spain in order to shoot a documentary about the concept of bioequivalence and the situation of generic drugs in Spain.

In Peru, the pharmaceutical industry is developing [...]


Galenicum Chile presents its portfolio of products

May 4, 2015

In this interview Agustín Ossandón, General Manager of Galenicum Chile, explains the characteristics of generic bioequivalent medicines, which guarantee the same therapeutic effectiveness, absorption and safety as original medicines. In turn, he presents an analysis of the situation of the Chilean market, which is experiencing an [...]


Galenicum Perú presents its first product launches on “Mundo Empresarial”

April 23, 2015

Antonio Luján, General Manager of Galenicum Perú, was interviewed on “Mundo Empresarial”, Canal N’s business news program presented by Bruno Giuffra. The interview included a discussion of the current situation of [...]


Galenicum analyses the challenges of the supply chain in the Forum ETSEIB 2015

March 23, 2015

Galenicum was one of the many companies participating in the 25th edition of the Forum ETSEIB, a benchmark event at a European level organized annually by the School of Industrial Engineering of Barcelona, belonging to the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC).



Galenicum and UB promote the second edition of “University Joins Industry”

March 18, 2015

Galenicum and the Universitat de Barcelona (UB) Faculty of Pharmacy have collaborated in the second edition of “University Joins Industry”, a training workshop designed to raise awareness among students of the various opportunities available in all areas of the pharmaceutical industry. The seminar was organized by the Faculty of [...]


Galenicum, second Spanish pharmaceutical company in patent applications in 2014

March 11, 2015

The European Patent Office (EPO) has published the ranking of patent applications submitted during the 2014 fiscal year in Europe. The pharmaceutical company Galenicum, with 21 applications, is now in the second company in the sector and the fifth at a national level. This is the result of a significant boost in recent years in the area of [...]


Galenicum introduces bioequivalent drugs in Peru

February 24, 2015

The introduction onto the Peruvian market of the first bioequivalent drugs made by Galenicum has attracted large media coverage in Peru. Galenicum is one of the first companies to provide this type of drug, in advance of the Directive pending approval that will establish the bioequivalent requirements, as in the case of other South American [...]


Galenicum receives a visit from Xavier Trias, Mayor of Barcelona

February 12, 2015

Xavier Trias, Mayor of Barcelona, and Cristina Iniesta, Health Representative of the Barcelona City Council, visited the Galenicum headquarters to celebrate the Business of the Year prize awarded to the company in the latest edition of the European Business Awards. These awards recognize the most innovative businesses on the European continent [...]


Galenicum, guest of honor at the Spain National Champions reception of the European Business Awards 2014/15

January 30, 2015

Alejandro Ollé, founding member of Galenicum, was guest of honor at the reception offered to the Spain National Champions of the prestigious European Business Awards 2014/15, held in Hotel Hesperia Presidente in Barcelona. During the ceremony, thirty two awards were presented to the Spanish companies selected in this edition. These [...]


Galenicum advances in developing its product pipeline

October 16, 2014

Galenicum has completed the tigecycline development process, a broad-spectrum antibiotic in the tetracycline family, with a suitable efficacy and safety profile to treat complicated [...]


Galenicum attended CPhI Worldwide 2014 in Paris

October 9, 2014

Galenicum was one of the exhibiting companies at CPhI Worldwide 2014 in Paris, the leading event in the generic drug industry, where we presented the new developments in our products portfolio and introduced our new manufacturing installations.

Last night, we held our traditional cocktail party, which was attended by a large number of [...]


Galenicum challenges the participants in the ESADE Innovation Quest 2014

September 29, 2014

For the second consecutive year, Galenicum has participated in the fifth edition of the ESADE Innovation Quest in Barcelona, a four-day event organised by the business school, which consists on a case competition between BBA, Law, Engineering and MSc Students who should propose innovative solutions to real cases of the participant companies. [...]


Galenicum profiles its first launches for 2014

May 19, 2014

In December 2013 Galenicum obtained the approval of CODEM, the Spanish Drug Evaluation Committee, for almotriptan, and began the process for authorizing its sale once the patent is finalized. The main use of Almotriptan, a drug from the family of selective serotonin receptor agonists, is the treatment of migraine symptoms.



Galenicum participates in the ETSEIB Forum 2014

March 20, 2014

On the 11th and 13th of March, Galenicum took part in the 24th edition of the ETSEIB Forum organized by the Industrial Engineering School of Barcelona, which had the participation of numerous leading companies at both the national and international levels, and which has consolidated itself as one of the European forums of reference in its [...]


Galenicum and Uriach introduce Cilostazol in Sweden and UK

January 24, 2014

Galenicum has teamed up with fellow Spanish company Uriach to introduce cilostazol 100mg tablets in Sweden and the UK through local distributors. The two firms, which partnered on development and manufacturing, also plan to launch their rival to Otsuka’s Pletal treatment for intermittent claudication through third parties in countries [...]


Galenicum shortlisted in top 100 at European Business Awards 2013/14

January 15, 2014

The European Business Awards (EBA) has announced that Galenicum has been honoured with a Ruban d’Honneur in the 2013/14 edition of these prestigious continental awards. Shortlisted as one of the ten runners up in the category of Infosys Business of the Year Award (turnover €26-150m), Galenicum will go through to the third and [...]


Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona Children’s Hospital and Galenicum join forces against child pain

December 5, 2013

Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona Children’s Hospital is working on a pioneering initiative called the ‘Hospital Without Pain’, a pilot project created and executed by the healthcare institution, in which a group of professionals is working on implementing a series of measures geared towards minimising the pain and discomfort [...]


Galenicum shows its commitment to training by participating in University Joins Industry

November 20, 2013

During the months of October and November 2013 Galenicum has implemented an initiative in the Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Barcelona. Forming part of the social commitment of the company and designed for training future professionals, the University Joins Industry workshops have provided participants with the opportunity to obtain a [...]


Galenicum attended CPhI Worlwide 2013 in Frankfurt

October 24, 2013

After two intense days of work at the world's largest event of the generic industry, where we presented the new developments in the Galenicum's product portfolio, last night we celebrated our [...]


Galenicum participates in the ESADE Innovation Quest 2013

October 7, 2013

The fourth edition of the ESADE Innovation Quest closed in Barcelona on 30 September. This four-day event organised by eJoventut, a junior consultancy association managed by ESADE Business & Law School students, was centred on the search for innovative solutions for practical cases presented by five companies from various sectors. More than [...]


Galenicum among the National Champions of the European Business Awards 2013/14

July 17, 2013

The European Business Awards (EBA) announced that Galenicum had been selected as one of the National Champions to represent Spain in the 2013/14 edition of these prestigious awards. This means that Galenicum is considered to be one of the 526 National Champions selected from among companies from 31 European countries, and Spain will have 40 [...]


Galenicum hosts first edition of Innovation Awards

July 4, 2013

At Galenicum we have recently presented our Innovation Awards, an in-house acknowledgement given to the most innovative ideas presented on a specific topic. The entire staff is divided into a series of work teams comprising members of different company departments and invited to take part. The aim of this yearly initiative is to promote [...]


Galenicum submits dossier for Almotriptan in several European countries

June 4, 2013

Galenicum has submitted the dossier for Almotriptan 12.5 mg film-coated tablets in May 2013 in Portugal, Spain, France, Italy and United Kingdom, following the submissions for Dutasteride and Cilostazol over the past months. The drug is used in the treatment of heavy migraine headache, and prescribed to treat the acute headache phase of the [...]


Galenicum gets Marketing Authorizations for Dexketoprofen sachets in Spain

April 8, 2013

Galenicum has received on March 2013 the Marketing Authorizations in Spain for Dexketoprofen 25 mg sachets (granulate), a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug indicated for short-term treatment of mild to moderate pain, including dysmenorrhoea. In addition, the company will submit Dexketoprofen 25 mg oral solution in sachets in May 2013 in [...]


Galenicum grows with a view to internationalisation

March 29, 2013

Vouching for talent is still a major driving force of growth at Galenicum, the most valued asset in its internationalisation strategy, and hence throughout last year and the first quarter of 2013 the company has made a series of new recruitments with a view to strengthening practically all of its departments.

Expanding the human team [...]


Galenicum and Laboratorios Rubió sign a distribution agreement for Rubifen in Peru

February 26, 2013

Galenicum Health Peru and Laboratorios Rubió have signed an exclusive distribution agreement for Rubifen, to serve both private and institutional markets in the Andean country. The drug is used to treat attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity (ADHD) in adolescents and children aged 6 and older, in which other non-pharmaceutical [...]


Galenicum opens new offices in Peru

January 15, 2013

Galenicum has opened new offices in Lima as a new step in its international expansion through the American continent, applying the innovative and successful model implemented by the company in Europe. The project will be led by Antonio Luján as General Manager, a professional with over 10 years of experience in the pharmaceutical [...]


Galenicum announces successful bioequivalence study for Dutasteride

December 27, 2012

Galenicum has confirmed that Dutasteride 0.5 mg soft gel capsules used for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) have been given proof of bioequivalence to the commercialized Avodart 0.5 mg capsules. The registration is expected to start by January 2013.

It is the latest generic drug developed by Galenicum to successfully [...]


Galenicum celebrates the yearly cocktail at CPhI

October 11, 2012

Last evening we lived one of the most enjoyable moments during the celebration of our traditional cocktail at CPhI Worldwide 2012, attended by a large number of industry professionals who decided to join us. We had a wonderful time chatting and sharing some snacks and drinks after two days of hard work, so we would like to thank all the [...]


Galenicum at CPhI Worldwide 2012

October 9, 2012

Today begins a new edition of CPhI Wordwide, one of the leading events of the global pharmaceutical industry, with near 30,000 attendees from over 133 countries. At Galenicum we are willing to share with you our recent product developments and our new corporate image, so you are invited to believe in life and visit us at booth 5F23, Hall [...]


Galenicum enters the Brazil market

August 27, 2012

Galenicum has opened new offices in São Paulo and is thus launching operations in the American continent. Galenicum Brazil will apply the innovative model implemented by the company in Europe through a team of local professionals, who will offer a service adapted to local requirements in order to handle the specific needs of [...]


Galenicum presents its Strategy Board

June 29, 2012

Galenicum is pleased to announce the composition of its Strategy Board, whose members are advising the company on the development of the new Strategic Plan that will draw the guidelines of our international expansion.

Arun Sawhney An industry veteran with over three decades of international experience in the Chemical [...]


Galenicum attends the EuroPLX 45 in Portugal

March 1, 2012

Galenicum attended the EuroPLX 45 that took place from 28th February to 1st March 2012 in Cascais, Portugal. EuroPLX, a leading partnering event for pharma and biopharma business development, was attended by delegates of more than 150 pharmaceutical companies from 34 countries around the world. Our presence in the event was a great [...]


Qc LAB extensions passes GMP inspection

November 4, 2011

We are glad to communicate to all our clients and partners, that Galenicum has successfully passed the inspection of the Extension of the QcLAB performed by the AGEMED (Agencia Española del Medicamento) and that gives the GMP [...]


Positive outcome of CPhi

November 2, 2011

Galenicum would like to thank its clients and partners, for the attendance to our CPHI booth, and in particular to the cocktail of October 26th,where we had a very good time together. Galenicum evaluates the outcome of the fair as very positive, since we have been able to advance in several development projects that will increase our [...]


New investments in the lab for Quality Control for our customers

October 14, 2011


Galenicum has upgraded its quality control lab, doubling the surface of its existing Lab in Esplugues, Barcelona.The new investment will significantly increase the batch release capacity with the aim of improving lab lead times [...]