Company History

1949

Founding of Sigmapharm Arzneimittel GmbH by Dr. Herbert Pichler and Dr. Herbert Punzengruber in Vienna.

1969

The moon landing is moderated on Austrian television by Dr. Pichler, after which he became generally known as “Mondpichler” (moon Pichler).
Discoveries in space medicine influence the development of numerous products, particularly in the ENT area.

1999/2000

The Mondpichler-Noordung Private Foundation is founded in order to secure the future independence of the company. This is followed by the spin-off of the production department and new founding of the company MoNo chem-pharm Produkte GmbH as an independent manufacturing company within the Mondpichler-Noordung Private Foundation. During the course of this company founding, more space was added, existing infrastructure comprehensively expanded and the production equipment modernised.

2007 - today

Consistent expansion of all activities as a distribution, export and approval partner for third parties. Establishment of GMP-compliant aseptic manufacturing of liquid medications and expansion of the service portfolio as a manufacturer of clinical samples.
Among a large number of newly introduced products, the newly developed cold medication Coldamaris prophylactic has been available on the Austrian market since 2008.