Pfizer Inc.

Pfizer Inc.

Pfizer Inc. was founded in 1849 by the cousins Charles Pfizer and Charles Erhart. Their business was called Charles Pfizer and Company and it was located in an old building in Brooklyn. The company started producing Santonin which was an antiparasitic. Approximately in the 1980s, the company started producing citric acid; this product became the company popular, and contributed to its growth.

Pfizer Inc. is a company which researches, develops and produces drugs to be used as medicines. Some of these medicines have the purpose of preventing illnesses while others cure or control the illnesses. The company produces drugs for rheumatoid arthritis, plaque psoriasis, post-herpetic neuralgia, fibromyalgia, epilepsy, osteoarthritis, erectile dysfunction, eye pressure, cholesterol, hypertension, menopausal symptoms, schizophrenia, growth hormone deficiency, pulmonary arterial hypertension, Alzheimer, etc. The company also produces products for animals; these products go from vaccines to parasiticides.

The purpose of the company is to provide innovative health products to more people; for this reason and in order to improve its biomedical researches, the company has organized its operations in nine:, Primary Care, Specialty Care, Oncology, Emerging Markets, Established Products, Consumer Healthcare, Nutrition, Animal Health and Capsugel.

Pfizer Inc. HeadQuarters

Pfizer Inc.

Street: 235 East 42nd Street
City: New York City
State: NY
Zip Code: 10017-5755

Contact Information

Phone: 212-733-2323
Stock Symbol: PFE

Company information

Profit: 8257000000$
Revenues: 67809000000$
Investment: 0$
Employees: 100000

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