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 Preparations6,682
283400Pharmaceutical preparations4,498
28340000Pharmaceutical preparations4,498
283401Drugs affecting neoplasms and endrocrine systems75
28340100Drugs affecting neoplasms and endrocrine systems21
28340101Adrenal pharmaceutical preparations23
28340102Hormone preparations24
28340103Insulin preparations4
28340104Pituitary gland pharmaceutical preparations2
28340105Thyroid preparations1
283402Drugs acting on the central nervous system & sense organs85
28340200Drugs acting on the central nervous system & sense organs56
28340201Analgesics20
28340202Barbituric acid pharmaceutical preparations0
28340203Procaine pharmaceutical preparations2
28340204Sodium salicylate tablets0
28340205Tranquilizers or mental drug preparations7
283403Drugs acting on the cardiovascular system, except diagnostic39
28340300Drugs acting on the cardiovascular system, except diagnostic29
28340301Digitalis pharmaceutical preparations10
283404Drugs acting on the respiratory system47
28340400Drugs acting on the respiratory system18
28340401Antihistamine preparations0
28340402Cold remedies3
28340403Cough medicines12
28340404Lozenges, pharmaceutical7
28340405Syrups, pharmaceutical7
283405Drugs acting on the gastrointestinal or genitourinary system24
28340500Drugs acting on the gastrointestinal or genitourinary system18
28340501Antacids3
28340503Diuretics1
28340504Effervescent salts1
28340505Laxatives1
283406Dermatologicals248
28340600Dermatologicals164
28340601Astringents, medicinal1
28340602Liniments10
28340603Lip balms36
28340604Ointments35
28340605Suppositories2
283407Vitamin, nutrient, and hematinic preparations for human use531
28340700Vitamin, nutrient, and hematinic preparations for human use288
28340701Intravenous solutions34
28340702Vitamin preparations209
283408Drugs affecting parasitic and infective diseases39
28340800Drugs affecting parasitic and infective diseases12
28340801Antibiotics, packaged9
28340802Antiseptics, medicinal11
28340803Iodine, tincture of2
28340804Penicillin preparations4
283499Pharmaceutical preparations, nec1,096
28349901Chlorination tablets and kits (water purification)56
28349902Druggists' preparations (pharmaceuticals)355
28349903Emulsions, pharmaceutical11
28349904Extracts of botanicals: powdered, pilular, solid, or fluid29
28349905Medicines, capsuled or ampuled142
28349906Pills, pharmaceutical67
28349907Powders, pharmaceutical39
28349908Proprietary drug products126
28349909Solutions, pharmaceutical114
28349910Tablets, pharmaceutical56
28349911Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations96
28349912Water, sterile: for injections5