News Releases

25 Dec 2017 Otsuka to invest in Megakaryon Corporation, with the aim to advance commercialization of iPS-cell-derived platelet preparations PDF (45KB)
15 Nov 2017 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory announces REHADAYS to help make body strong launched on November 15, 2017 PDF (283KB)
21 Sep 2017 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory completes acquisition of additional equity in its joint venture subsidiary, Otsuka Pharmaceutical India Private Limited PDF (169KB)
24 Aug 2017 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory obtains import drug license of Cefazolin Sodium for Injection/Sodium Chloride Injection in China PDF (196KB)
23 Aug 2017 Otsuka OPV, the Vietnamese subsidiary of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory announces the construction of a new factory for the distribution of high quality IV solution products PDF (193KB)
16 Jun 2017 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory launches in Japan the anti-gastritis and anti-gastric ulcer agent °»Rebamipide Tablets 100mg Otsuka°… PDF (232KB)
9 May 2017 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory enters into an agreement to acquire additional equity in its joint venture subsidiary, Otsuka Pharmaceutical India Private Limited (OPI) PDF (117KB)
25 Nov 2016 Otsuka Joins UN Global Compact PDF (180KB)
5 Jul 2016 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory obtained the manufacturing and marketing approval of °»ELNEOPA-NF No. 1 Injection and ELNEOPA-NF No. 2 Injection°… PDF (227KB)
10 May 2016 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory and Lilium Otsuka sign Japanese-market sales partnership agreement for the medical device °»Lilium® ¶Ń-200°… PDF (442KB)
2 Mar 2016 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory changes the flavor and packaging of its Oral Rehydration Solution OS-1® PDF (234KB)
16 Sep 2015 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory launches the antiseptics
for external use °»Olanedine°… on September 16, 2015 PDF (243KB)
19 Aug 2015 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory announces changes in the packaging container and volume of Oronine® H Ointment
(from now available in an 11-g tube size) PDF (227KB)
6 Jul 2015 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory obtained the marketing approval of antiseptics for external use °»Olanedine°… PDF (214KB)
10 Oct 2014 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory Enters into a License Agreement on Bioengineered Pancreatic Islet °»DIABECELL®°… as a Treatment for Diabetes
PDF (176KB)
5 Sep 2014 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory announces PROCESS LEAD, a chew and swallow managing food, launched on September 5, 2014 PDF (234KB)
9 Jul 2014 J.O.Pharma Co., Ltd. to expand its production facility in Izumo City PDF (242KB)
17 Jun 2014 Egypt Otsuka acquires an Egyptian intravenous infusion manufacturing and distribution company. PDF (234KB)
16 Jun 2014 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory Announces Personnel Changes PDF (199KB)
24 Feb 2014 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory announces HINE E-GEL concentrated liquid nutrition product launched on February 24, 2014 PDF (231KB)
25 Oct 2013 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory launches a newly approved plasma
substitute Voluven®6% on October 25, 2013 PDF (158KB)
29 Jul 2013 Otsuka Techno Takes an Equity Interest in a Chinese Firm That Manufactures and Markets Plastic Caps for I.V. Solution-related Products PDF (148KB)
22 May 2013 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory and Fresenius Kabi Japan enter into an exclusive distribution agreement of HES products, including the newly approved Voluven 6% PDF (131KB)
7 Dec 2012 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory and Mitsui enter into IV solutions business in India PDF (298KB)
14 Dec 2011 Otsuka Techno to Construct New Factory at Industrial Park in Naruto, Tokushima PDF (274KB)
28 Nov 2011 J.O. Pharma Co., Ltd. to construct a new manufacturing facility for prefilled syringes (a syringe with injectable drug solution filled in advance):
Signing of an agreement with Shimane Prefecture and Izumo City for the facility construction PDF (271KB)
19 Oct 2011 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory and Living Cell Technologies Limited Agree to Establish Joint Venture to Develop and Commercialize Pancreatic Islets as a Treatment for Diabetes PDF (0KB)
12 Apr 2011 Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory Invests in Living Cell Technologies Limited, a Biotechnology Company Advancing Development of Encapsulated Porcine Pancreatic Islet Replacement Treatment PDF (201KB)
28 Jan 2011 Otsuka Techno and Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory Take an Equity Interest in a Chinese Firm That Manufactures and Markets Plastic Film for I.V. Solution Bags PDF (16KB)