Shionogi & Company, Limited (?????????, Shionogi Seiyaku Kabushiki Kaisha?) is a Japanese pharmaceutical company best known for developing Crestor. Medical supply and brand name also uses Shionogi ("????"). Shionogi has business roots that date back to 1878, and was incorporated in 1919. Among the medicines produced are for hyperlipidaemia, antibiotics, and cancer medicines. In Japan it is particularly known as a producer of antimicrobial and antibiotics. Because of antibiotic resistance and slow growth of the antibiotic market, it has teamed up with US based Schering-Plough to become a sole marketing agent for its products in Japan.
Highest paying job titles at Shionogi Inc include Account Executive, Account Manager, and Medical Director