About First Pharmaceutical

First Pharmaceutical

At First Pharmaceutical , our client relationships are underpinned by excellent service, extensive local knowledge and a unique product portfolio.

Our product range encompasses antibiotics, anti-cancer agents & OTC products. We are always open to working with new partners seeking to gain access to the Malaysian market, as well as those seeking our unique product range

Our Philosophy


Carry out business globally by continually conduction innovative and revolutionary research and enhancing technological capabilities, which will serve as the foundation of the Company's business activities.


Provide products, services, and information that are superior in terms of quality and functions in accordance with a policy of placing top priority on customer satisfaction


Reward shareholders by aiming for long-term, stable improvements in business profits and management efficiency

Corporate ethics

Respect corporate ethics and also fulfill social responsibilities


Strive for management that is open to society and also vigorously adopt thinking based on global standards


Establish a motivating workpartner-title by promoting the enchancement of individuals' abilities and creativity, as well as emphasizing fair evaluation and creativity, as well as emphasizing fair evaluation and treatment of employees

Environment and Safety

Work to protect the environment and maintain safety and also provide products with consideration of the environment and safety

Our History

Kyowa Hakko

Our Humble Beginnings

First Pharmaceutical was established in 1987, as Kyowa Hakko (M) Sdn Bhd, serving as the Malaysian distributor for the then Kyowa Hakko Kogyo Co. Ltd. & Daiichi Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. of Japan. We continue to successfully service their successors.


Global Partners
1991 - Present

A strategic partnership is formed with Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. (Then Daiichi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.)


Another strategic partnership is formed with Ever-Pharma

ABCA Pharma Lab

A partnership with ABCA is formed to bring Erase range of products to the market

Kyowa Kirin

A partnership with Kyowa Kirin has established to bring LEUNASE injection that used in the treatment of cancer

JW Holdings

Partnership with JW Holdings has formed to bring JW's range of products notably Prepenem to treat infections

New Phase of Growth

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In 2009 our Company became First Pharmaceutical Sdn Bhd, signalling a new phase of growth and expanded horizons.

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Continue to success

For almost 30 years, we have built an effective and extensive pharmaceutical distribution network throughout Malaysia for a range of global partners.