Our Portfolio


The mainstays of our product portfolio are the classical fermentation-derived antibiotics, namely: Penicillins, Cephalosporins and Macrolides. Today, we are the largest fully-integrated producer of ß-lactam antibiotics in the western world.

Our product portfolio has recently been extended to include other therapeutic areas and to many of our customers, we are a one-stop shop for bulk pharmaceutical intermediates and active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs). In addition, our partner label service offers customers access to a wide variety of finished dosage forms.

Penicillin V (Phenoxymethylpenicillin)

Penicillin G (Benzylpenicillin)

Semisynthetic Penicillins


ß-Lactamase Inhibitor and Blends

Other blends are available upon request.

ß-Lactam Intermediates

Sandoz, the specialist for ß-Lactam Intermediates - in particular for Cephalosporins - offers long term production expertise combined with patented know-how for all types of advanced Cephalosporin Intermediates.

Tailor-made 3-substituted Cephalosporin Intermediates

  • 3-sulphur substituted intermediates
  • 3-oxigen substituted intermediates
  • 3-nitrogen substituted intermediates
  • 3-vinyl substituted intermediates



Sandoz is approved by all major Health Authorities (Europe, USA)


Pioneering Biosimilars

Sandoz is the pioneer and undisputed global leader in the rapidly emerging market for biosimilars. Visit our stand-alone Biosimilars website to find out more


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