Angelini Farmacêutica (Portugal)
Angelini Farmacêutica is in Algés, near Lisbon, and supplies a wide range of products for the pharmaceutical sector: prescription drugs, over-the-counter (OTC) drugs, cosmetics, and food supplements are some of the product categories marketed on a national scale.
In Portugal, Angelini Farmacêutica is carrying forward the activities and role of L. Lepori, which Angelini acquired in 1979, and Helsinn, acquired later in 2001.
The main therapeutic areas of Angelini Farmacêutica in the ethical pharmaceuticals sector are: neuropsychiatry, gynecology, ophthalmology, vaccines, treatment of inflammations.
The recent introduction of two new specialty fields, oncology and antibiotic therapy, demonstrate the strength and constant striving of Angelini towards innovation and specialization.
In the neuropsychiatric and neurological field, Angelini is on the market with an antidepressant drugs, brand names Triticum (trazodone), present on the domestic market for over 25 years, and the recent launch of the food supplement Acutil, especially recommended for mild cognitive impairment.
The main brands in the field of gynecology are Unidrox, an antibiotic recommended for the treatment of infections of the inferior urinary tract, and Prevecist, a food supplement designed exclusively for the prevention of urinary infections.
In the treatment of inflammations, the most important brand is AdalgurN (Paracetamol - Tiocolquicosido), a drug for the treatment of musculoskeletal pain
Angelini own some of the leading market brands in relation to oral hygiene, including the Tantum line (an anti-inflammatory drug based on benzydamine).
In the field of disinfection, Angelini owns the Amukina brand, market leader in the broad-spectrum disinfectant category.
|MAIN BRANDS||THERAPEUTIC AREA|
|Triticum - Acutil||CNS|
|Unidrox - Prevecist||Gynecology|
|Tantum||Cold and Flu|
In the specific area of deep skin hydration Barral, a Portuguese brand with over 170 years of existence, continues to hold a position of prominence in Angelini portfolio where it has the first place in terms of sales.
In the supplements sector, Angelini is present with the brands Optimus (it help to regenerate the joint cartilage), Magnésio OK and Magnésio B (food supplemet for the protection against magnesium deficiency), VitaBerry ACE (supplent to reinforcing the immune system against colds and flu) and two types of Selenium which possess a protective antioxidant effect preventing cellular aging and degenerative diseases.
The market share of Angelini Farmacêutica varies in the different markets.
In relation to the ethical products market Angelini has a market share of 1,4% (24th position in the national ranking). In OTC/Supplements Angelini has a market share of 5,1% (3rd position in the national ranking). In dermocosmetic the market share is 1,72% (14th position).
Angelini Farmacêutica employs 135 people (87 sales representatives). The turnover is about 37 M€ (2013).