Active pharmaceutical ingredients - Controlled substance API


Evonik has extensive experience in the production of benzodiazepines, a type of controlled substance API 

All customers require permission from their respective authorities for the handling of controlled substances, including an import/export license.

In particular, Evonik is a specialist in the manufacture of:


Lorazepam is a tranquilizer used to treat anxiety, insomnia and seizures, and is also employed for sedation. Evonik has a United States DMF, a European CEP, and an ASMF in more than 10 countries. We keep a stock of Lorazepam at all times, and deliver EP and USP-compliant grades of this medication.


Lormetazepam, a shortacting benzodiazepine used to treat patients with moderate to severe insomnia. Evonik has a European ASMF in place for this medication.

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Active pharmaceutical ingredients - Controlled substance API

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