Established in 1951, Dr. Zia Pharmaceuticals is among the leading importers, exporters and manufacturers of Homeopathic medicines in Pakistan.



DR. ZIA Homoeopathic Pharma was established in 1951. It was first operated by Dr. Muhammad Yaqoob under the name of Standard Homeopathic Pharmacy. It served the homeopathic community with medicines, retail and clinical advice.

In 1968, it underwent expansion and started its own manufacturing plant.
Dr. Muhammad Yaqoob served as its president till 1991. After his death, his son Dr. Ziauddin Yaqoob took over the family business and is running it to date. In its course of more than 60 years, the company has offered its customers some of the most innovative and leading products in the market which include Mother Tinctures, Dilutions, Bio-mineral salts and Titurations.

Today, along with Dr. Ziauddin Yaqoob, his sons Dr. Zeeshan Zia Yaqoob and

Dr. Zohaib Zia, perform their own individual roles in bringing the company forward and up to date with the current market.

Dr.Zeeshan Zia Yaqoob leads the overall operations of the company with the wide range of natural homoeopathic, herbal and nutraceuticals health care business. He is a graduate from the university of England having vast experience in marketing and human resources. He also gained experiences through countless training’s, workshops and attending expo pharmaceuticals events local and internationally.

Dr.Zohaib Zia looks after the supply chain and finance department having a master degree from the university from Australia.

Our philosophy flows from the ground up. We trust in consuming botanical ingredients that are grown in natural habitat and are processed safely, deprived of the use of any chemicals. We produce quality products, for healthier people, and for a healthier planet.


Over the past several years, we have transformed Dr. Zia Pharma through a series of successful business development initiatives. By design, we are a very different company today than we were just a few years ago. We aim to maximize the potential of our existing brands while building a portfolio of differentiated products. I am very pleased to share the following important developments as we pursue our goals.

At Dr. Zia Pharma, we are dedicated to innovating healthcare. All our efforts are directed towards developing novel solutions for unmet medical needs. Over the years, our search for better ways of maintaining and restoring health has resulted in a steady stream of pioneering therapeutic and alternative products.

We are very proud to be working with world famous international brands Alexendra Pflueger, SRL.Plantextrakt, Doppel herz. The combined strengths of our diagnostics and pharmaceuticals businesses, coupled with expertise in the hired

human resource, equip us to develop integrated healthcare solutions and therapeutic approaches tailored to individual patients’ needs.

Our product range addresses the entire healthcare spectrum, from correctly diagnosing, preventing to treating the disease, and then furthermore, monitoring the treatment response. We deliver a unique contribution to better healthcare. We aim to improve health and quality of life of people all around Pakistan.

At Dr. Zia Pharma, we have pursued this mission with patience, dedication, imagination and skill, for nearly half a century. Our vision is to develop targeted medicines and diagnostic tools that combine to offer patients, physicians and all our stakeholders better, safer, more cost-effective healthcare.

Dr. Zeeshan Zia Yaqoob

C.E.O, Dr. Zia Pharmaceuticals



Dr. Willmar Schwabe pharmaceutical company invited Dr. Muhammad Yaqoob to Germany and Standard Homoeopathic Pharmacy was made an official distributor of Schwabe products in Pakistan. This was the very first time imported homoeopathic medicines were introduced in Pakistan through our firm.


Standard Homoeopathic Pharmacy expanded into a manufacturing company. The expansion was made possible by Dr. Shujahuddin Yaqoob and Dr. Ziauddin Yaqoob – the sons of Dr. Muhammad Yaqoob.


Dr. Ziauddin Yaqoob visited Germany and USA and made an agreement with Hyland’s USA, Apia Laboratory (Germany) and Pfluger Laboratory (Germany) to introduce their products in Pakistan and became the sole-distributors of these well-known international pharmaceutical companies.


Standard Homoeopathic Pharmacy integrated forward and launched a Marketing & Sales department for the distribution of the products of Dr.Zia Pharmaceuticals Pakistan, Pflueger Germany, Apia Labs Germany and Hyland’s USA products in Pakistan. It is headed by Dr. Zeeshan Yaqoob – grandson of (late) Dr. Muhammad Yaqoob.


At the start of 2009 Standard Homoeopathic Pharmacy was registered under a new name – DR. ZIA Homoeopathic Pharma. This year also saw the birth of a new venture by Dr.Zeeshan Zia Yaqoob, the Yaqoob Homeopathic Center – For a Complete Health Care.


Field force of Dr.Zia Pharmaceuticals expanded. Marketing and Sales Department started conducting bi annual seminars and training workshops for doctors/retailers/whole sellers. New Products were launched, Gastrozee and Nephrozee. Dr.Zeeshan Zia Yaqoob introduced Export Department in the company and successfully started export of company medicines.


New Product launch of Damiana-M, Asthmazee & Eupharasia Eye drops. IMS (Inventory Management System) was introduced at distribution level.


Dr.Zia Pharmaceutical was appointed by A.Pflueger as a sole agents for south Asian countries. Natural Sugar free syrups range was introduced to the market. The syrups was unique for its taste and most importantly there were no synthetic additives is added. Natural with no colors and fruity taste. The birth of sugar free natural syrups name: Gino-Z, Femin-H, Cough-Z, Gastrol.


State of the art equipment was introduce in quality control and microbiology laboratory to enhance the quality of production and testing of raw material and finish goods. 3rd party manufacturing facility is offered to produce Homoeopathic and Herbal medicines.
Dr.Zia Pharmaceuticals got certificate for manufacturing from Drug regulatory of Pakistan. Dr.Zeeshan has introduce single remedy of SRL.
Plant extrakt Romania in Pakistan and Bangladesh. Dr.Zia Pharma was given the distribution rights for the South Asia.


After the success of natural syrups, 4 more syrups were introduced. Liverol-Z, Alfalfa-Z, Ironol-Z and Feverol-Z.


New sections of Herbal ointments & creams, Capsule, is introduced. New homoeopathic combination drops is introduced Diabetic compound, De worm-Z, Influenza-Z, Rauwolfia-Z and Prostita-Z. New product line of Gemmotherapy & Phytotherapy from SRL. Plantextrakt is introduced. A specialized product line of 60ml sugar free Kids tonics (Colic, Cough & Cold, Pain & Fever, Teething, Sinus all-in-one, Earache, calm & All allergies were introduced by Dr.Zohaib Zia. Calendula and rheuma salbe ointments are also introduced.