Industry: 2834—Pharmaceutical Preparations
Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing, fabricating, or processing drugs in pharmaceutical preparations for human or veterinary use. The greater part of the products of these establishments are finished in the form intended for final consumption, such as ampoules, tablets, capsules, vials, ointments, medicinal powders, solutions, and suspensions. Products of this industry consist of two important lines, namely: (1) pharmaceutical preparations promoted primarily to the dental, medical, or veterinary professions, and (2) pharmaceutical preparations promoted primarily to the public.

Adrenal pharmaceutical preparationsLiniments
AnalgesicsLip balms
Anesthetics, packagedLozenges, pharmaceutical
AntacidsMedicines, capsuled or ampuled
AnthelminticsNitrofuran preparations
Antibiotics, packagedOintments
Antihistamine preparationsParenteral solutions
AntipyreticsPenicillin preparations
Antiseptics, medicinalPharmaceuticals
Astringents, medicinalPills, pharmaceutical
Barbituric acid pharmaceutical preparationsPituitary gland pharmaceutical preparations
Belladonna pharmaceutical preparationsPoultry and animal remedies
Botanical extracts: powdered, pilular, solid, and fluid, except diagnosticsPowders, pharmaceutical
Chlorination tablets and kits (water purification)Procaine pharmaceutical preparations
Cold remediesProprietary drug products
Cough medicinesRemedies, human and animal
Cyclopropane for anesthetic use (U.S.P. par N.F.), packagedSodium chloride solution for injection, U.S.P.
Dermatological preparationsSodium salicylate tablets
Dextrose and sodium chloride injection, mixedSolutions, pharmaceutical
Dextrose injectionSpirits, pharmaceutical
Digitalis pharmaceutical preparationsSuppositories
DiureticsSyrups, pharmaceutical
Effervescent saltsTablets, pharmaceutical
Emulsifiers, fluorescent inspectionThyroid preparations
Emulsions, pharmaceuticalTinctures, pharmaceutical
Fever remediesTranquilizers and mental drug preparations
Galenical preparationsVermifuges
Hormone preparations, except diagnosticsVeterinary pharmaceutical preparations
Insulin preparationsVitamin preparations
Intravenous solutionsWater decontamination or purification tablets
Iodine, tincture ofWater, sterile: for injections
LaxativesZinc ointment
Codes Titles Number of US Businesses
2834Pharmaceutical Preparations5,883
283400Pharmaceutical preparations3,859
28340000Pharmaceutical preparations3,859
283401Drugs affecting neoplasms and endrocrine systems78
28340100Drugs affecting neoplasms and endrocrine systems25
28340101Adrenal pharmaceutical preparations24
28340102Hormone preparations23
28340103Insulin preparations4
28340104Pituitary gland pharmaceutical preparations1
28340105Thyroid preparations1
283402Drugs acting on the central nervous system & sense organs68
28340200Drugs acting on the central nervous system & sense organs39
28340201Analgesics20
28340202Barbituric acid pharmaceutical preparations0
28340203Procaine pharmaceutical preparations1
28340204Sodium salicylate tablets0
28340205Tranquilizers or mental drug preparations8
283403Drugs acting on the cardiovascular system, except diagnostic39
28340300Drugs acting on the cardiovascular system, except diagnostic30
28340301Digitalis pharmaceutical preparations9
283404Drugs acting on the respiratory system48
28340400Drugs acting on the respiratory system16
28340401Antihistamine preparations0
28340402Cold remedies5
28340403Cough medicines13
28340404Lozenges, pharmaceutical7
28340405Syrups, pharmaceutical7
283405Drugs acting on the gastrointestinal or genitourinary system25
28340500Drugs acting on the gastrointestinal or genitourinary system19
28340501Antacids3
28340503Diuretics1
28340504Effervescent salts1
28340505Laxatives1
283406Dermatologicals234
28340600Dermatologicals159
28340601Astringents, medicinal2
28340602Liniments8
28340603Lip balms33
28340604Ointments31
28340605Suppositories1
283407Vitamin, nutrient, and hematinic preparations for human use469
28340700Vitamin, nutrient, and hematinic preparations for human use263
28340701Intravenous solutions34
28340702Vitamin preparations172
283408Drugs affecting parasitic and infective diseases37
28340800Drugs affecting parasitic and infective diseases13
28340801Antibiotics, packaged9
28340802Antiseptics, medicinal10
28340803Iodine, tincture of2
28340804Penicillin preparations3
283499Pharmaceutical preparations, nec1,026
28349901Chlorination tablets and kits (water purification)62
28349902Druggists' preparations (pharmaceuticals)276
28349903Emulsions, pharmaceutical12
28349904Extracts of botanicals: powdered, pilular, solid, or fluid21
28349905Medicines, capsuled or ampuled141
28349906Pills, pharmaceutical69
28349907Powders, pharmaceutical34
28349908Proprietary drug products126
28349909Solutions, pharmaceutical123
28349910Tablets, pharmaceutical58
28349911Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations97
28349912Water, sterile: for injections7