Generics

The promise of bringing expensive medicines within reach

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In keeping with our mission, generic medicines form the largest part of the Dr. Reddy’s product offering. Our strength in the generics business is a direct result of our research expertise and development capabilities in this field. What makes our Generics R&D operation distinctive is a unique combination of the depth and breath of capabilities, coupled with world-class infrastructure, sustainable partnerships and a robust product portfolio.

Our R&D philosophy for Generics has evolved along multiple dimensions – from simple, oral solid-based products to complex OSDs, injectable and dermatological products; from simple chemistry to semi-synthetic APIs, Chirals, Prostaglandins, Peptides and nano-particle based products; from established processes to advanced particle engineering solutions and complex scale-ups.

Our research organization has solved a number of complex challenges across oral solid dosage forms as well as injectable medicines – whether it is formulation complexity, API complexity, IP complexity or other challenges like bio-equivalence and process engineering.

In line with changing global needs, we have begun to shift our product mix, with 50% of the value of our US filings expected to come from non-OSDs over the next five years. To enable the shift, we’re building strong capabilities in complex clinical trials, complex scale-up or tech transfer, regulatory framework and advanced devices. Honing our capabilities in drug-device combinations is expected to have a continued focus in the future, along with building capabilities in the injectable and inhalation space.

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