List of Pharmaceutical Companies in Bahrain (2024)

There are few pharmaceutical companies in Bahrain, a country in the Persian Gulf. The economy of the country is heavily reliant on the oil and gas industry and imports most of its medicines. Pharma market size was 2019 was $465 million, while expenditure was 284 million, one of the highest in the region.

Patented medicines control a higher percentage of the drug market than generic medicines. Foreign multinational pharma companies such as Roche, Merck and Co, Pfizer, AstraZeneca, Sandoz, GlaxoSmithKline, and Bristol-Myers Squibb, and the UAE-based Julphar dominate the market. They do not have local manufacturing plants in Bahrain but operate through regional distribution offices mostly located in Saudi Arabia and the UAE.

Bahrain imports most of its pharmaceutical products from Switzerland, Ireland, France, Germany, the US, and India.

There are two local manufacturing pharmaceutical companies in Bahrain — Gulf Biotech, and Bahrain Pharma. Biotech. Bahrain Pharma manufactures syrups, capsules and soft gels while Golf Biotech manufactures sterile products such as vials, ampoules, and prefilled syringes.

In December 2012, the NHRA’s Pharmaceutical Products Regulation Department was established to handle functions, such as inspecting pharmaceutical factories, regulatory functions, and licensing of pharmaceutical companies in Bahrain.

Major drug expenditure on medication in Bahrain is prescription drugs, with emphasis on novel cardiovascular drugs, drugs for respiratory conditions, and diabetes. The Kingdom of Bahrain has a high prevalence of diabetes, with 14.7% of the adult population facing the condition. Also, cardiovascular diseases result in 30% of deaths in the country.

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Pharmaceutical Companies in Bahrain

Bahrain Pharma

Bahrain International Investment Park (BIIP):
Plot HD-G15، Al Hidd
(973) 1610 0600

Cytovive Medical co

Office 24, Bldg 548, R 4415, Blk 244.
Arad, Bahrain

Tel: +973 17-268-900

Green International Medical

Villa 4 , Compound 1006 Road 3221, Block 332,
Zinj Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

Tel: +973 17246653
Fax +973 17323430

Gulf Biotech

Plot HD-R 5, Road:1521, Block 115, Hidd, Bahrain

Phone: +973 1311 0099

Pharmaceutical Distributors in Bahrain

Al-Jishi Corporation

Road 2835, Block 328
Salmaniya, BH

+973 1723 3544

Alhamer Trading Est.

(Main Office)
Manama Center,
Entrance No.2,
1st Floor, Office No.11, Manama.
P.O. Box 752
Kingdom of Bahrain.

Tel: (+973) 17 213443/332
Fax: (+973) 17 213121

Anbu Pharmacy Group

HO:172, Exhibition Avenue
Kingdom of Bahrain

Tel: +973 17252124

Bahrain Pharmacy

P.O. Box: 403, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

Tel: +973 1726 4088
Fax: +973 1726 4099

Behzad Medical Est. W.L.L.

Head Office Address: Shop No. 2604, Road No. 855,
Block 608, Sitra Wadyan, Kingdom of Bahrain.
Postal Address: P.O. Box 232.

Tel : 00973 -17730901, 00973-17731427
Fax: 00973–17730616
E-mail :

Gulf Corporation for Technology

Building 2038, Road 4156,
Block 341, Juffair,
P.O. Box 2576, Bahrain.

Office: +973 17 239 399
Fax: +973 17 232 230

Hamad Town Pharmacy Group

Block 428 Road 2830 Building 2304 6th Floor Seef, 428

Tel: +973 17 550 056
Fax: +973 17 532 056

Life Care Group of Pharmacies

Riffa, Bahrain
+973 1700 9294

Maskati Group for Trading & Medical Supplies W.L.L.

House 1271
Road 3227
Mahooz 332
P.O. Box 1110
Kingdom of Bahrain

Telephone: (973) 17 226116
Fax: (973) 17 227117


Nasser Pharmacy

B63 Abdulrahman Jassim Kanoo Avenue
Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain


Nooh Pharmacy

Rd No 6227, Bilad Al Qadeem, Karzakan, Buri, Bahrain

+97339902993, +97338444330, +97338870098

Wael Pharmacy Co. W.L.L.

Building 806, Road 3315, Block 333,
Umm Al Hassam Area,

P.O. Box: 648, Bahrain
Tel: +973 1737 7000

Yousuf Mahmood Husain W.L.L

Building 252، Rd 410, Salmabad
Po Box 23,Manama ,Kingdom Of Bahrain

+973- 1717-5555

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