Novartis International AG is a multinational pharmaceutical company based in Basel, Switzerland, ranking number two in sales among the world-wide industry in 2010. Novartis manufactures such drugs as clozapine , diclofenac , carbamazepine , valsartan , imatinib mesylate and . Additional agents include ciclosporin , letrozole , methylphenidate , terbinafine , and others. Renamed to Novartis following an acquisition by Ciba-Geigy, it owns Sandoz, a large manufacturer of generic drugs. The company formerly owned the Gerber Products Company, a major infant and baby products producer, but sold it...
|Legal structure:||Publicly listed company|
|Industries:||Pharmaceutical industry, Pharmaceutical Preparation, Pharmaceutical Preparation Manufacturing|