Pharmaceuticals in Darmstadt

Pharmaceuticals divisions

Merck discovers, develops, manufactures, and markets innovative prescription drugs (Merck Serono), as well as over-the-counter products (Consumer Health). With its leading brands, the Merck Serono division features prescription drugs in the therapeutic areas of Neurodegenerative Diseases, Oncology, Fertility, Endocrinology, CardioMetabolic Care and General Medicine. The over-the-counter products from the Consumer Health division can help prevent illness and relieve minor complaints.

At its Darmstadt site, Merck not only manufactures medicines such as the beta blocker Concor®, the thyroid drug Euthyrox®, the antidiabetic agent Glucophage®, the vitamin B product Neurobion®, and the cold treatment Nasivin®, but also operates one of its global research centers there.

  
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Pioneering work for allergy patients

Whether allergies are due to heredity, environmental pollution or excessive hygiene, they are troublesome illnesses of the immune system whose effects should not be underestimated.

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Partnerships for better early diagnosis

Few people know the symptoms of a head and neck tumor. Merck is therefore supporting head and neck tumor awareness week again this year.

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Honeybees sweeten “Go Green” initiative

In the town of Aubonne on the north side of Lake Geneva in Switzerland, Merck Serono employees produce not only cutting-edge biotechnological medicines, but their own honey too.

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