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    Leading the omega-3 pharma market

      BASF supplies Maxomega™ EPA97 (Ethyl Icosapentate)

      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.
      Leveraging world leading expertise, BASF is supplying Maxomega™ EPA97 (ethyl icosapentate), an ethylester oil.
      Maxomega™ EPA97 (ethyl icosapentate) follows the specifications of the Japanese pharmacopoeia (JP).

    BASF delivers premium products
    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

    MaxomegaTM EPA 97 EE

    MaxomegaTM EPA 97 EE contains a minimum of 96,5% EPA.

    Chemically Eicosapentaenoic acid ethyl ester (Ethyl Icosapentate), this API complies with the Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP) and is documented in a JMF.

      What we offer

      We have over 20 years of production and research experience in omega-3 based pharmaceuticals. We offer our partners the following:

      • A well-established, global network of partners
      • Unrivalled service expertise & experience in value chain management, regulatory services and quality management for pharmaceutical omega-3s
      • A well-protected technology allowing for the environmentally-friendly production of Maxomega EPA 97 EE at exceptional purity levels
    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

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