To sharpen our focus on innovation and growth, we have carried out a strategic realignment, placing our businesses into three divisions that are fully aligned to their respective markets.
With its broad range of iconic brands, Consumer Health aims to support people do more for their health and well-being. This not only increases personal quality of life but can also greatly reduce health care costs.
The Pharmaceuticals Division focuses on prescription products, especially for women’s healthcare and cardiology, and also on specialty therapeutics in the areas of oncology, hematology and ophthalmology. The division also includes the Radiology Business Unit which markets contrast-enhanced diagnostic imaging equipment together with the necessary contrast agents.
The Crop Science Division at Bayer offers Canadian farmers an outstanding range of products including high value seeds, innovative crop protection solutions based on chemical and biological modes of action as well as an extensive service backup for modern, sustainable agriculture. In the area of non-agricultural applications, Crop Science has a broad portfolio of products and services to control pests from home and garden to forestry applications.
The Consumer Health Division at Bayer is a leading supplier of over-the-counter drugs, including vitamin and mineral supplements, in Canada.
Globally, Consumer Health is among the largest marketers of over-the-counter medications and vitamin and mineral supplements in the world, as well as the over-the-counter leader in North and Latin America. Bayer ranks among the top over-the-counter consumer health organizations globally, with a presence in more than 100 countries.
The Consumer Health portfolio includes many of the most trusted consumer health products sold in Canada.
Dermatological & Topical products
Sinus and Flu
Women's Health products
With solutions geared towards relieving pain, treating vaginal yeast infections and supplementing diets, Consumer Health aims to be one of the best companies in health and wellness for its customers.
If you need any medical information about Bayer Consumer Health products or would like to report an adverse event, please click here for contact information.
For more information about Consumer Health products in Canada, please visit My Medicine Cabinet.
The Pharmaceuticals Division builds on Bayer's long tradition of providing innovative and effective pharmaceutical products for Canadians. Through intensive research and development in four core areas – oncology, cardiology, women´s healthcare, and hematology – plus other therapeutic areas including inflammation and ophthalmology, Bayer continues to develop new and efficient solutions to prevent and treat disease and disorders as it has for more than 100 years.
The Pharmaceuticals Division at Bayer provides basic information on our products as licensed by Health Canada and in accordance with federal regulations. To obtain more detailed information on a product, prescribing information, or your health, please contact a healthcare professional.
- General Medicine
- Specialty Medicine
If you need any medical information about Pharmaceuticals products or would like to report an adverse event, please click here for contact information.
Environmental Science is a leader in the turf and ornamental industry in the Canadian market. Bayer is dedicated to the research, development and marketing of plant production products.
The Seeds products hold a leading position in the hybrid canola market in North America, and continues to provide growers with the highest yielding and most vigorous varieties such as our InVigor hybrids.
For more information on Crop Science in Canada, please visit bayercropscience.ca.
Animal Health provides veterinarians with products for both companion animals such as horses, dogs, cats and ferrets, and farm animals such as cattle, pigs and chickens.
Animal Health is committed to distributing safe and effective medications that safeguard and prolong the lives of companion and farm animals. Animal Health strongly believes in supporting the Canadian veterinary community, is a member of the Canadian Animal Health Institute (CAHI), and regularly supports veterinary continuing education programs in Canada.
Brands offered by Animal Health for companion animals in Canada include:
- advantage® II
- K9 advantix® II
- advantage® multi
- Drontal Plus®
Brands offered by Animal Health for farm animals in Canada include:
- Baytril® 100
For more information on Animal Health products and services in Canada, please visit animalhealth.bayer.ca.
Radiology & Interventional
Radiology & Interventional is a single source for radiology, interventional and equipment support services, and a trusted leader in patient care and practice solutions.
Radiology & Interventional’s MEDRAD line of high tech medical devices enable or enhance diagnostic and therapeutic medical procedures for computed tomography, magnetic resonance and cardiovascular applications, and the business is a world leader in developing and manufacturing contrast media for use in X-ray, computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
Radiology & Interventional offers a comprehensive portfolio of products, including services and support, along with enhanced customer focus, deep knowledge, and ingenuity that transform insights into innovations.
Our comprehensive solutions and focus on value are designed to simplify workflow and improve outcomes. Our solutions include:
- Contrast Media
- MEDRAD Equipment Service
If you need any medical information about Radiology and Interventional products or would like to report an adverse event, please click here for contact information.
Bayer Diabetes Care Business Divested
On January 5, 2016, Bayer AG announced that it closed on its agreement to sell its Diabetes Care business to Panasonic Healthcare Holdings Co., Ltd., a company which is backed by funds sponsored by leading global investment firm KKR and the Panasonic Corporation. The new name of the stand-alone diabetes care business is Ascensia Diabetes Care. Please see the following websites for further global information on Ascensia Diabetes Care and its product portfolio:
For more than four decades, Bayer's Diabetes Care blood glucose monitoring systems have allowed people with diabetes to conveniently and accurately monitor their blood glucose levels, whether at home or on the move.
Today, Diabetes Care continues the spirit of innovation with our family of blood glucose monitoring systems and support services that help people with diabetes live life their way. Our fresh approach to diabetes care offers blood glucose monitoring systems that provide choices that respect people's individuality.
- Blood Glucose Monitoring Systems
- Support Services
Living with diabetes can be complicated. But with Bayer, you can better manage your diabetes for a happier, healthier you.
If you need any medical information about Bayer Diabetes Care products or would like to report an adverse event, please click here for contact information.
For more information on Diabetes Care products and services in Canada, please visit acensiadiabetes.ca
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