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    Leading the omega-3 pharma market

      Reference standard for prescription omega-3-acid ethyl esters

      Over two decades ago BASF introduced to the market Omacor®/Lovaza, the first FDA and EU approved omega-3 based prescription drug. Our product is now represented in over 80 countries. We became world leaders in high-concentrate Omega-3 fatty acids for pharmaceuticals
      Prescription omega-3s are shown to improve:

      • Hypertriglyceridemia
      • Post-myocardial infarction

      We offer generic omega-3-acid ethyl esters (K85EE) as an Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API).

    BASF delivers premium products
    Pioneering in pharmaceutical use of omega-3
    Long history of production and delivery of Omacor®/LovazaTM, the first FDA and EU approved omega-3 based prescription drug
    World leading expertise, experience & support for: analysis, regulatory control, production and supply
    Long-term strategic commitment to the business

    Omega-3-acid ethyl esters (K85EE)

    K85EE omega-3-acid ethyl esters contains a minimum 43% EPA and 34% DHA and minimum 90% of total omega-3-acid ethyl esters.

    Chemically Eicosapentaenoic acid ethyl ester and docosahexaenoic acid ethyl ester, this API complies with the European pharmacopoeia (Ph Eur.), US pharmacopoeia (USP) and FDA Draft Guidance on Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters. K85 EE is documented in a CEP and a US-DMF.

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    Omega-3-acid ethyl esters capsules 1g

    We also offer omega-3-acid ethyl esters in 1g capsules, simplifying your supply chain.

    Photo: Omega-3 Oil from 30% to 90% purity

    Research & Development

    20 years of experience in pharma

    Value-Chain Management

    Trusted collaboration with our partners

    GMP sites

    ALL IN-HOUSE: Streamlined production process covers the full cycle from crude oil to concentrates and capsules

    Sustainability & Traceability

    Our product – made from fish oil – can be traced along the entire value chain, back to healthy fish stocks

    Regulatory Affairs

    Dedicated to omega-3