An ISO 9001 : 2000 Certified
in 1966, the Ciron Group of Companies has through its pioneering efforts
emerged as a reputed manufacturer & exporter of pharmaceutical products
such as Injections, Eye, Ear and Nasal Drops, Syrups, Injections,
Ointments, Powders, Tablets and Capsules. For over four decades, the
company has grown from strength to strength into the leading position in the
health care industry.
The Ciron team, headed by able and experienced managers, comprises over 50
well-qualified technical personnel and 200 workmen - all dedicated to
delivering the highest possible levels of customer satisfaction.
"To mitigate the effects of deadly diseases
worldwide and provide humanity with solace through effective & high
Our success in the industry has come about as a
result of the able leadership that has guided us over the years. A young and
dynamic team of directors have have maintained a constant focus on growth
and success through an unwavering commitment to customer satisfaction. Our
management team consists of :
- Mr. R.T. Shah
- Mr. K.T.Shah
- Mr. Samir R. Shah
- Mr. Keyur R. Shah
Under the leadership of our founder Mr. R.T. Shah, we have grown into a
large and dynamic group that has moved beyond the domestic market and set
its expansion sights at the global level. With its headquarters in Mumbai,
and a state-of-the-art manufacturing unit at the industrial hub of Tarapur,
Ciron has established its reputation for excellence on the foundations of an
expanding portfolio of high caliber goods. Besides generic formulations, we
also have a large portfolio of allied products as part of our export
Resource Driven Quality
With congenial working environment; strong
infrastructure; highly skilled and dedicated technical staff & committed
management work to maintain updated Quality Management Systems; that have
resulted in compliance with the highest standards, of quality safety and
World Class Manufacturing Facilities
Ciron's manufacturing facilities meet stringent GMP
norms, laid down in the "Revised Schedule M" by the Drug
Controller (General) India, Ministry of Health, and Government of India. The
WHO-GMP certification of the our manufacturing facilities are testament to
our compliance with international standards. With an unwavering commitment
to quality, Ciron's Quality Policy covers the entire gamut of our
operations, from using the best raw materials to strict control at every
stage of manufacturing and packaging.
At Ciron we aim to provide the benefits of our
world class products beyond the shores of India. Our export activities have
considerably increased over time and today we cater to customers in USA,
UK, France, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, Denmark, Russia, the Netherlands,
the Philippines, Nigeria, Ghana, Niger, Sudan, Kenya, Zaire, Benin, Mali,
Cameroon, Vietnam, Costa Rica, Djibouti, the Dominican Republic, Panama,
Papua New Guinea, Yemen and Vietnam & others.
At Ciron, we have always adopted a pioneering
approach to our business operations. We have consistently invested resources
in augmenting our capabilities in terms of machinery & manpower. Over
40% of our annual profits are used to enhance our productivity &
profitability. To this end, in 2001, we renovated our manufacturing plant
and adopted GMP. Through routine training programmes, we also work to
enhance the skills and capabilities of our personnel to help them meet the
coming challenges of the future.
CIRON is a leading Pharmaceutical Formulations
manufacturers since 1966 with a variety of business interests. We have been
manufacturing and exporting Pharmaceutical products such as antibiotics,
generic formulations, liquid orals and dietary supplements.
We only use high-grade whole vitamins and highly absorb-able nutrients are
used in all of our operations. We supply all formulations in the various
permitted/suitable dosages and the required pack sizes in various forms such
as small volume liquid parentals, dry powder injectables, tablets (uncoated,
sugar coated, enteric coated, film coated, chewable, lozenges, sustained
release and dispersible forms), capsules, dry syrups, liquid orals, sterile
eye drops and ear drops and topical lotions for external applications.
Our manufacturing operations are carried out under the most controlled of
environments where quality is a prized ideal. With cutting edge machinery &
excellent quality control, we work to ensure that manufacturing is carried
out in a safe and reliable manner.
With comprehensive systems and specialized departments for various stages
such as Production, Research & Development and Marketing, we ensure that
quality is never compromised at any stage of operations.
We possess two fully automated & independently owned - cutting edge
production units, managed by experienced and dedicated production and
quality control staff. Our manufacturing facilities have been certified as
being compliant with GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) Standards followed by
CIRON Plants; WHO GMP norms laid down by the World Health Organization, as
well as cGMP norms laid down in the "Revised Schedule M" by the
Drug Controller (General) India, Ministry of Health, Government of India.
Some of the highlights of our manufacturing facilities include:
- Dispensing of materials under an SS reverse laminar flow.
- Separate air handling units for every production departments, in
addition to air conditioning with 3 micron filtration to ensure absolute
- Individual compression and coating cabins with separate air handling
units to avoid cross contamination.
- Well equipped Quality Control Laboratory with modular furniture
including H.P.L.C. Microbiology & Sterility area under class 10,000.
- Separate double skin AHV's for vial/ampoule washing, sterilization,
bufferzone and airlocks, filling areas confirming to class D, C, &
- Separate AHV for powder filling area.
- State of art vial / plastic dropper filling / sealing line for
- Visual inspection of ampoules with semi automatic inspection of
- Demineralisation Plant and SS 316L pipeline in loop form with a 5
micron filter and UV lamp for absolute purity of water
- Extensive training and retraining of personnel to ensure they stay
current with latest technological developments.
- Alternative power generation system for uninterrupted production.
- A unidirectional flow of men and materials to promote optimum
- Accessibility of all utilities and maintenance areas from outside,
for additional ease of operation.
- Ample segregated storage for raw materials and packaging materials,
with a quarantine facility
Research and development have been an integral
element of our business operations. Through constant innovation , we have
enhanced the quality of our existing range and developed new and improved
We have an independently run R & D department, staffed by qualified
chemists who are involved in a range of research & development efforts,
ranging from the development of new product applications to upgradation of
formulation efficacy with a view to improving drug delivery systems.
We have a full-fledged Microbiological Laboratory, equipped with the
ultramodern equipment, that conducts routine and in-depth microbiological
testing procedures, in order to establish product protocols and in order to
validate sterilization processes. We conduct in-depth tests to assess raw
materials, as well as bulk and finished formulations. Also, there is a
consistent microbiological monitoring of working procedures in process areas
and microbiological analysis of products. We look to enhancing the quality
of our products with a view to securing our future growth.
We offer our R&D facilities on contractual basis to customers.
Packaging is a critical element in any
pharmaceutical product. The packaging of products have to take into account
multiple variables from transit to weather & time. At Ciron, our
approach to quality covers every aspect of packaging ensuring that our
products maintain their safety, reliability, stability & integrity long
after they have left our production line. Our use of packaging materials and
application of processes conform to all relevant international standards,
with regard to a host of critical parameters, such as
- Medical grade, non-toxic materials
- Compliance with all regulatory norms.
- Excellent oxygen and moisture barrier properties
- Consistency in High Quality
- Printed shipper available on request
Our in-house design team ensure that every pack that we create bears the
hallmarks of contemporary, classy styling. We take care of the twin aspects
of aesthetics & clarity that are vital to pharma packaging. We also pay
significant attention to storage requirements with separate reserved areas
for various packaging materials such as aluminum and PVC foils and ensure
that they are stored always at optimum temperatures.
With a strong domestic presence that has cemented
our reputation for excellence it was only logical that we would seek to
expand our activities and look to international markets for the marketing
With an expanding portfolio of high quality products and an established
delivery network, we have carved a niche for ourselves in the international
market. Today, Ciron cater to customers in countries such as United States
of America, the United Kingdom, France, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland,
Denmark, Russia, the Netherlands, the Philippines, Nigeria, Ghana, Niger,
Sudan, Kenya, Zaire, Benin, Mali, Cameroon, Vietnam, Costa Rica, Djibouti,
the Dominican Republic, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Yemen and Vietnam, among
Our expertise in the pharmaceutical industry has
been augmented through our WHO-GMP certified production capabilities, highly
qualified production & quality control staff. With highly integrated
production facilities comes the capability to manage a flexible production
line. This empower us with the capability to undertake contract
As a privately-owned and fully independent pharmaceutical formulation
company, we offer flexible terms of trade with individual attention to each
customer. We solve the challenges of working with an extended design chain
so as to facilitate a productive & profitable outsourcing partnership
for our customers.
We capture and process all the product definitions provided by customers
information through a secure online environment that makes a convenient
setting for sharing information. Secure and easy, this system allows for
customers to easily share information internally. Also, we invite partners
and suppliers to view work with information-with as many access barriers as
they choose to keep.
We work to the most complex of customer requirements &
provide some of the most competitive rates in the industry. We also offer
our products on a third party basis and provide private labeling
arrangements for export.
We manufacture a broad range of branded pharmaceutical formulations in
diverse forms. We look forward to collaborating with importers, distributors
and agents in order to expand our market base. We also provide attractive
dossier licensing opportunities.
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