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Novartis OTC (Over-the-Counter) is a world leader in the research, development, production and marketing of self-care products. More than 400 million consumers rely on our products every year. Although they treat and prevent different ailments, collectively, our brands help people take care of themselves and their families to live healthy lives.

We have a robust portfolio of non-prescription cough/cold/respiratory disease treatments and pain management medication, as well as digestive health solutions, skin care products, smoking-cessation therapies and mineral supplements.

At Novartis OTC, we’re not just employees making or marketing products. We have an intimate connection to our brands because we’re consumers, too – and we trust them with our own families.

Below are some of the leading Novartis OTC brands that enable people around the world to live life well.

Not all products or indications are available in all countries. Regulatory requirements in various countries limit the product information that we can provide. Please read the product label and information prior to using our product and, when recommended, please consult your physician prior to use.


  • Otrivin

    Nasal decongestant

  • Sinecod

    Cough suppressant

  • Theraflu

    Cough and cold treatment

Pain Relief

  • Excedrin

    Pain reliever

  • Voltaren


Digestive Health

  • Benefiber

    Fiber supplement

  • Prevacid24HR

    Frequent heartburn treatment


  • Fenistil

    Skin irritation treatment

  • Lamisil

    Antifungal treatment

Smoking Cessation

  • Nicotinell

    Smoking cessation treatment

Mineral Supplements

  • CalSource

    Calcium supplement