Turnover: 179 million EUR (2022)

Country: France

  • Family-owned pharmaceutical company based in Lyon, with operations in 70 countries and around 600 employees)
    • Emergency medicines (including Anesthesia-Resuscitation, Algology, Infectiology)
    • Neurology (treatment of Parkinson's disease)
    • Parenteral nutrition (trace elements, vitamins, electrolytes)
    • Solutions (urology irrigation, rinsing and injection)
  • n°1 in France for injectable solutions in anesthesia-intensive care
  • n°1 in France for urology irrigation solutions
  • n°1 in France for small-volume infusions (< 20 ml)


Healthcare: Aguettant strengthens its position in injectable medicines 28/07/2023

  • Lyon-based laboratory Aguettant is investing 31 million euros in its Lyon and Champagne plants to increase capacity for three strategic drugs used in anesthesia-intensive care and cardiology.
  • The company has sales of €179 million.
  • in Lyon, a new ampoule production line is due to come on stream this autumn.
  • Seven new treatments are in preparation at Aguettant.
  • The company's production is 100% French.
  • 800 employees, including 700 in France.
  • The laboratory has a logistics site in Saint-Fons and twelve subsidiaries abroad.
  • Aguettant has also rescued Carelide, a producer of flexible bags in the Hauts-de-France region.