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Pharmaceuticals

The pharmaceutical division of Johnson & Johnson is a market leader, and Switzerland is an important location for the business sector.

Pharmaceuticals from Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceuticals help patients all over the world. The core areas of competence include pain relief, neurology, anesthesia, biotechnology, oncology and virology. With the development of new products and innovative processes, the company has made significant contributions to the advancement of therapy for many illnesses. The World Health Organization included five drugs in its list of the most important medications.


With Cilag and Janssen, Johnson & Johnson is one of the largest pharmaceutical manufacturers in Switzerland. At its location in Schaffhausen, the Cilag AG produces a variety of drugs, including tablets, capsules and suppositories, using state-of-the art technologies and processes. In Switzerland, experts are also conducting research on new pharmaceuticals using state-of-the-art procedures, enabling the development of complex active substances for treating cancer, skin diseases and HIV.

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