We are a global pharmaceutical company with 79 years of experience. We strive to improve lives through quality products with continuous innovation.
Being headquartered in Ipoh, Malaysia, we have two regional offices respectively in Hong Kong and the Philippines. Our core business is
Hovid manufactures and distributes more than 400 products, comprising generic drugs, Over-
We offer products with research focused
HYH Herbal Tea
The Ho Yan Hor (HYH), famous household brand of Chinese herbal tea since 1941 was established by our founder, Dr. Ho Kai Cheong, the father
HYH offered the solution and became the
David Ho, the Managing Director of Hovid is
We are proud to be the pioneer for the
FIRST to develop Chinese Herbal Tea in tea bag for easy consumption FIRST to develop the self-emulsifying “SupraBio System” for improved absorption of palm tocotrienols in the human body FIRST Malaysian company to export pharmaceuticals to worldwide FIRST Palm Tocotrienol publication in the renowned STROKE journal FIRST Malaysian pharmaceutical manufacturer to introduce Pick to Light Logistic System for improving the accuracy and effectiveness of daily operation FIRST to establish Malaysia’s largest private Bio-Equivalence study centre
Hovid’s quality standards have been routinely inspected and certified by more than 100 audits by various health authorities worldwide. Among them includes the National Pharmaceutical Regulatory Agency (NPRA), the US Food and Drug
In the practice of pharmaceutical quality system,
Hovid has also been certified with 1,500 marketing authorisations worldwide. Our manufacturing facilities fulfill the highest levels of quality control and assurance, conforming
The manufacturing facilities in Perak are located at two sites, Ipoh and Chemor. Our Chemor plant has gone through recent expansion, where we have introduced high speed and large scale machines to increase our tablet and capsule production capacity by 30%.
We have invested nearly RM45 million on the new plant A which is 30% bigger than existing plant B. In addition, the new plant is designed to meet the pharmaceutical production standards of Europe, the US FDA and Australian TGA (Therapeutic Goods Administration).
The manufacturing activities include
Hovid possess strong product pipeline and
With the new R&D centre at Bayan Lepas, Penang, we are able to accommodate the increasing market needs of BE studies for
The Ho Yan Hor Museum was setup at Ipoh old town since 2016, to honor the founder of Ho Yan Hor with the sharing of his hardship and glories towards his entrepreneurship. The museum is recognised by TripAdvisor with Certificate of Excellence 2017, 2018 and 2019;
It is a must visit attraction when you’re in Ipoh!