Dr. Reddy's in Germany


Dr. Reddy's operates in Germany through its subsidiary betapharm, a company it acquired in 2006. Founded in 1993, betapharm Arzneimittel GmbH distributes reliably high-quality generics at affordable prices and is recognized as one of the leading generic companies in Germany. The product range based on more than 150 active pharmaceutical ingredients includes 900 prescription and OTC formulations covering all major indications. The key areas for our prescription medicines include: cardiovascular, neurology and pain/palliative drugs, our OTC (over-the-counter) products have a strong focus on pain treatment.

The story so far

1993 Formation of  betapharm in Augsburg, Germany
1998 Formation of the betapharm foundation
1999 Formation of  beta Institut gemeinnützige GmbH (non-profit)
2004 Acquisition of betapharm by 3i
2006 As of March 2006 betapharm operates as a subsidiary of Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. a global pharmaceutical company headquartered in India.