Privately owned. Founded in Canada.
Global reach. Branded and generic
product R&D and Commercialization.
manufacturer of pharmaceutical
retail generics in Canada
Quebec's largest employer in its field with over 1600 employees
About Pharmascience Inc.
Founded in 1983, Pharmascience Inc. is a full-service privately owned pharmaceutical company with strong roots in Canada and a growing global reach with product distribution in over 60 countries. Ranked 47th among Canada’s top 100 R&D investors with $56 million invested annually, Pharmascience Inc. is the 10th largest pharmaceutical company in Canada. Pharmascience Inc. is a leading manufacturer and marketer of prescription; generic, over-the-counter, and behind-the-counter products as well as FDA approved Canadian-made injectables. With over 1600 employees, Pharmascience Inc. is the largest pharmaceutical employer in Quebec and commercializes nearly 400 product families in 20 different dosage forms for over 2,000 products. In Canada alone, more than 45 million prescriptions a year are filled with Pharmascience products. Pharmascience Inc. has strong long-standing philanthropic ties with its communities, both locally and internationally. For more than 20 years, Pharmascience has been working through Health Partners International of Canada (HPIC) as the partner of choice to increase access to medicine. Pharmascience’s total donations of essential medicine, is close to $60 million.