About Elys Chemical Industries Ltd
The company’s origins are in a retail pharmacy which started in 1961. The pharmacy business developed into a wholesale set up and in 1976 started manufacturing, doing simple formulations. The manufacturing operations proved to be very successful and in August 1982, the company moved into a modern, well laid out and custom built factory in industrial area.
The last 15 years have seen tremendous development and expansion in terms of manpower, machinery and product range to become a fully fledged pharmaceutical manufacturing company.
Quality and Compliance
The company is known for its high technical standards and has competent and well equipped Production and Quality Control departments which adhere to the Good manufacturing practices (cGMP) as laid down by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board, Kenya.
The company has modern processing machinery for the various dosage forms produced. The Quality Control Laboratory with excellent facilities is responsible for:
• Raw Materials Testing
• Packaging Materials Testing
• In-Process Controls
• Finished Products testing through physicochemical tests
• The Quality Control laboratory incorporates a microbiological laboratory for the routine testing of water and liquid preparations.
The company has a good distribution network in the country and also exports to neighboring countries. The company retains a high level of product and stock inventory to support the efficient delivery and service for which it is reputed in the field. These activities are supported by a fully trained sales and marketing team.
The dosage forms manufactured include:
• Tablets (Plain, Sugar and Film Coated),
• Vaginal Tablets,
• Oral Liquids,
• Dry Syrups,
• Creams and Ointments