Imax Diagnostic Imaging is a vertically integrated company combining more than 20 years of leadership in chemical synthesis and manufacturing of generics Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients and Drug Products.
Imax Diagnostic Imaging is a pharmaceutical company subsidiary of Hovione, sole focus on generic clinical contrast agents.
The company is committed to develop and deliver high quality products that are manufactured following the highest cGMP standards
Contrast Media has been always a key strategic area for Hovione. The investments done by Hovione in this business area reflect the current and future commitment of high quality products. Hovione start producing generic contrast media API’s back in 1993. Hovione was a pioneer and became a leader on the supply of contrast media API’s such as Iopamidol and Iohexol, to generic companies.The quality of Hovione Iopamidol and Iohexol API’s became a market benchmark.
With the strategic decision in 2011 to differentiate the contrast media business of a traditional API player, capitalizing from the long term experience of manufacturing high quality generic contrast agents API’s, Imax Diagnostic Imaging was established with the objective to enter into the Drug Product generic contrast media market with full integration of the supply chain from raw materials chemical engineering post processing to drug product manufacturing, packaging and distribution to patient prep drug administration.