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    Omega-3 Omega-3 Pharma Solutions

    Leading the prescription omega-3 market

      Pioneers in the development of prescription omega-3 substances

      BASF pioneered the omega-3 pharma market by introducing, in 1994, Omacor®/Lovaza as the first prescription omega-3 drug with approval from the FDA/EU. We became world leaders in high-concentrate omega-3 fatty acids for pharmaceuticals.

      In addition to our established & proven high-quality omega-3 product and service portfolio, we offer unrivalled experience and unique expertise in development and management of customized omega-3 solutions.

    Why BASF Omega-3 Pharma?
    More than 100,000 patients included in clinical trials world-over
    Our Global Safety Database covers 9 million patient years
    More than 1400 metric tonnes of BASF prescription omega-3s used worldwide annually
    Our prescription omega-3 (Lovaza™) has been on the top 50 list of most sold pharmaceuticals in the US

      Proven, pure and potent omega-3 solutions.


      Our generic and originator products are produced in the same facilities, to equally high standards.


      We leverage our experience and unique production process to ensure reliable supplies of consistent products.


      Documented effect on reducing elevated triglycerides and prevention of cardiovascular disease.


      Our global safety database covers close to 7 million patient years on prescription.


      Our patented stripping technology removes any contaminants or environmental pollutants.


      As a global supplier, we have considerable experience in managing your stability issues.


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

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

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    20 years of experience in pharma

    Value-Chain Management

    Trusted collaboration with our partners

    Regulatory Affairs

    Dedicated to omega-3

    Sustainability & Traceability

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