Saneca has a tradition of chemical and pharmaceutical production for more than 80 years

The trust of our customers is based on the expectation of fair costs, timely deliveries, and compliance with quality

Clear participation in the outcome brings a sense of belonging, we live as a community of mature people

For every problem we find a solution because we have a passion for learning

About us

We are the largest pharmaceutical company in Slovakia with site originally established in the 1940s. Our multi-purpose headquarters is easily reachable from all central European hubs like Vienna, Prague and Budapest. We, at Saneca, are proud of our tradition and reputation. We help improve the quality of life.

Wide range of services in two strategic business units:

Contract manufacturing and development of pharmaceutical products

Development and production of active pharmaceutical ingredients

Manufacturing 600+ SKU’s from more than 70 API’s

Around 30 own Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients in portfolio

History of EU, US FDA, Russian, Korean and Japanese GMP inspections
Compliance with no critical observations

ISO 14001 and 45001

Pharma Heritage in Slovakia

  • 1941 Slovak Alkaloids focused on production of morphine
  • 1950 National company Slovakofarma
  • 2003 Acquisition by Léciva; Launch of Zentiva corporate brand
  • 2009 Zentiva combined with Sanofi
  • 2013 Acquisition by Wood Pharma Holding

Our Capabilities

Finished Dosage Forms


Packaging and Serialisation

Production API

Regulatory Compliance

Warehousing and Distribution

  • Pharma Production
  • Technologies in Pharma
  • Galenic development
  • Analytical method development and validation
  • Production and release of investigational batches
  • Product transfer
  • Process validation
  • Stability testing
  • Preparation of registration dossiers and manufacturing documentation
  • Experience in drug marketing authorisation in many countries
  • Packaging Forms
  • Serialisation
  • Narcotic Substances
  • Production Facilities
  • Technologies in API
  • R&D
  • Accurately and efficiently compiled regulatory documentation
  • Electronic common technical document (eCTD) format dossiers and variations
  • Support in registration process
  • Storage under Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Good Distribution Practice (GDP) conditions
  • Restricted access to all warehouse areas and 24-hour CCTV monitoring
  • Storage at ambient temperature (15-25°C) as well as products either refrigerated (2-8°C) or frozen (-18°C) if necessary
  • Wholesale distribution license including handling of controlled drugs
  • Validated transportation for all deliveries


Saneca Pharmaceuticals a.s.

Nitrianska 100
920 27 Hlohovec


Infoline: +421 33 736 1111

FDF info: +421 33 736 2216

API info: +421 33 736 2813

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