November 27, 2021
DANACID, Celebrates 25 years in Nigeria
Dana Pharmaceuticals Limited, a part of Dana Group, is one of the foremost infusions and
pharmaceuticals manufacturing company in Nigeria. Dana Group is an established name in the
country with visible presence for over 40 years starting with pharmaceuticals manufacturing.
Dana Pharmaceuticals division operates three ISO 9001:2015 certified, state of the art plants
located between Ibadan and Minna serving all the geopolitical zones of the nation.
With the company’s motto of “a Commitment to Healthcare” in mind, and one of the
best technologies in hand, Dana Pharmaceuticals is devoted to the production and marketing of
genuine quality and effective products that are offered at the most affordable prices
nationwide. The existing product range includes generic formulations (tablets, capsules and
syrups) and intravenous infusion fluids.
“Unwavering commitment to healthcare at affordable prices” is the organisation’s mission as
mentioned by the Managing Director, Mr. Gautam Hathiramani. Dana Pharmaceutical’s flagship
brands such as include Danacid Tablets/Suspension, Ferrodan Capsules/Tonic, Paradana
Tablets/Syrup, XPEL Cough Expectorant, LAM suspension and leading range of Intravenous
fluids have become leaders in their respective categories The company is also into co-marketing
agreements with and distribution of quality pharmaceuticals for reputable pharmaceutical
companies in Nigeria.
The flagship brand in antacids, Danacid, is celebrating it’s 25th Silver Anniversary year (the
brand was launched in 1996). On the momentous occasion we would like to felicitate all our
esteemed distributors and appreciate their continuous patronage and support over the last 25
years and for believing our brand quality, efficacy and popularising it’s usage across all adult
DANACID is manufactured in DANACID Blister packs by 96 , 100ml suspension and 1450ml Jars
that contain 1,000 tablets being supplied to Primary Health care centres, Hospitals and leading
pharmacies across Nigeria. We have close to 360 primary distributors who, over the years, have
helped built a robust medical distribution to reach out to all communities.
DANACID, is a leading household name in the antacid segment due to its quality, efficacy, and
user-friendly packaging, is used for providing effective relief from Hyperacidity, Heartburn,
Gaseous Distention & Peptic Ulcer. It is also used to relieve immense physical discomfort
caused by belching or bloating. The unique flavor and quick onset of action resulting in soothing
relief, has endeared to the masses, catapulting the brand to the forefront over all others.
From sourcing top quality raw materials to stringent manufacturing processes, Dana has never
compromised on its impeccable product standards and will continue to focus on improving the
wellbeing of our customers, by producing exceptional products at affordable prices.
As DANACID celebrates the significant milestone of 25 years this October, we would like to
express our gratitude to the millions of Nigerians who have continually opted for DANACID as
their preferred antacid. As part of Corporate Social Responsibility efforts, DANA
Pharmaceuticals donated Paradana formulations, LAM, XPEL and CPM Syrups last June during
the Covid 19 pandemic to the Lagos State Government, Ministry of Health, Ikeja, a small
gesture that we came forward with in efforts to curb the spread of the virus.
We would also like to thank all the medical professionals, pharmacists, our teaming partners,
distributors & hospitals for preferring and distributing DANACID for the well being of all
– DANACID from Dana Pharmaceuticals Limited, proudly Nigerian!
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To bolster the efforts of the Lagos State Government, Dana Pharmaceuticals Ltd has donated essential drugs for the provision of treatment to people who contracted the virus in the State.
National Sales Manager, Dana Pharmaceuticals Limited, Mr. Suraj Vaswani, family of Mr. Uduak Ekpenyong Ukpong, Managing Director of Think Eternity Pharmacy, and Team Leader Lagos,