Antibiotic Manufacturing Excellence

Athlone Laboratories is a leading developer and manufacturer of a broad range of oral dose beta-lactam products. Established in 1974, the company is an accredited supplier to local and many blue-chip customer partners across Europe, Asia-Pacific, Canada, Israel, Iraq, Brazil and others.

Athlone Laboratories, based in Co. Roscommon in the Republic of Ireland is part of the newly formed Kent Athlone Pharma Group since September 2019.

Our Core Values

Patient Care


Service Level

Competitive Value


Clean Environment

Our Vision

Athlone Laboratories will be a world class manufacturer of beta-lactam antibiotics

We will continue to build on key competencies by investing time in developing a skilled workforce within a safe working environment

Through a strategic investment and expansion programme, we will continuously improve our technology base and will develop new products that will provide competitive advantage across a global customer base

For the full range of our products

Our Customers

With almost 50 years’ experience, Athlone Laboratories are experts in Beta Lactam antibiotic out-licensing and contract manufacturing solutions, to local and global blue-chip customers across Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Canada and South America. We are proud to work with:

Key Competencies

  • Demonstrated manufacturing excellence in beta-lactam technology
    • Tablets, Capsules and Dry Powder Oral Medications
  • Established and Accredited Global CMO
  • Flexibility & Responsiveness
    • Capability for smaller batch sizes
  • Excellence in Technology Transfer
  • Centralised Centre of Excellence providing Local and Global Technical Support
    • Regulatory, PV, Stability, Contract Analysis, Technology Transfers


As a responsible manufacturer and committed to protection of the environment, Athlone Laboratories is a member of the AMR Industry Alliance, one of the largest private sector coalitions established to provide sustainable solutions to curb the build-up of antimicrobial resistance.

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International Committee
of the Red Cross

Many Global
Customer Audits