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The Challenge - Since 1993, Prophalab has dedicated its efforts to searching for the highest quality of medical and laboratory products, at affordable prices in order to promote better health care for the Haitian community.

Today we are the leaders in the distribution of medical and laboratory products and supplies in Haiti.

We provide more then 700 products from 24 of the most highly reputable and reliable laboratories in the world.



About our Products

Prophalab carries more than 700 products, which cover the majority of the medical and laboratory needs of Haiti.

 We also process or manufacture locally, a wide range of laboratory reagents, topical solutions and stains as well as pharmaceutical preparations such as Hydrogen Peroxyde, Methylene Blue, Camphoered alcohol, Iodine tincture, and much more.

Certain Chemicals such as Ethyl Alcohol, Methyl Alcohol, Isopropyl Alcohol, Acetone, Formaldehyde and others, are bottled locally and sold in a variety of sizes.

At Prophalab, we are highly committed to meeting our clients needs and making our products economically accessible. We do our best to facilitate and enhance services:


  • We accept orders by Phone, Fax or E-Mail
  • We deliver at your convenience for bulk orders.
  • We deliver at your convenience for bulk orders.
  • We accept special orders, primarily for growth hormones, psychiatric drugs, anestheties, Medicals and hospitals supplies




We cater to special needs and will locate and order any products, should they be unlisted in our product directory files (PDF's).  For a complete list of all our products please click on the appropriate product categories to the right.




The group of laboratories we represent maintain the highest standards of excellence and quality and have earned international respect, recognition and acclaim.

Apotex (Canada)
Apotex is the largest pharmaceutical company of Canada. The Apotex Group of Companies research, develop, manufacture, and market over 180 generic pharmaceutical products for the Canadian and world markets. Apotex works hard to ensure that every process meets the highest level of quality and customer service available anywhere in the Industry.

Novo Nordisk (Denmark)
With the broadest diabetes product portfolio in the industry, including the most advanced products within the area of insulin delivery systems, Novo Nordisk is the world leader in diabetes care. In addition, this company has a leading position within research areas such as coagulation disorders, growth disorders and hormone replacement therapy.

Novo Nordisk manufactures and markets pharmaceutical products and services that make a significant difference to patients, the medical profession and society.

Laboratorios Pisa S.A. de CV (Mexico)
Laboratorios Pisa is a Mexican pharmaceutical company in operation since 1945. More than 50 years experience have made it a leader in its field. Its primary mission is obtaining customer satisfaction through the manufacture and distribution of pharmaceutical products and medical equipment of the highest quality. All of their products comply with the most stringent standards of excellence in the industry, all are produced in its state-of-the-art facilities in a world-class manufacturing environment with international standards certification. Laboratorios Pisa produce and distribute large-volume parenteral solutions in glass and plastic containers, injectable solutions in vials, glass and plastic ampoules, medical equipment and hospital supplies, oral electrolyte solutions, solutions for peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis in plastic bags, antibiotics, capsules, tablets, syrups and suspensions.

Pharmascience (Canada)
Pharmascience is one of Canada's fastest growing pharmaceutical companies. They started out in 1983 with two innovative drugs, 15 generics, and 10 different vitamins. Today they produce more than 330 quality brand-names and generic products which are sold in over 30 countries around the world.
Lafofa (Guatemala)
Laboratorios de Formulas Farmaceuticas is specialized in ophthalmic and otic preparations.

Laboratorios Paill (Salvador)
Paill caries a wide range of products for the treatment rheumatism.

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Limited [Glenmark] is an India-based growing pharmaceutical company headquartered at Mumbai [formerly, Bombay]. Incorporated in 1977, the Company is focused on the manufacture and marketing of formulation products and active pharmaceutical ingredients [API] in India as well as globally and enjoys a diversified and growing presence in regulated and developing international markets. Over the past five years, the Company has also catalysed its growth through investment in dedicated research and development including cutting-edge New Chemical Entity [NCE] research.

Prism Life Sciences Ltd.

Dedicated to providing the medical profession with the latest drugs, conforming to international standards, the company pioneered a repertoire of imperative, life-saving products. The firm conviction that rededication to commitments in a continuously and dynamic environment is vital, ushered innovations in process technology and also New Chemical Entities (NCE).
We're a unique skin care pharmaceutical company - dermatology is our entire focus, and has been for over 150 years. Stiefel Laboratories' innovative skin care products are prescribed or recommended by doctors and pharmacists tens of thousands of times each day, in over 100 countries around the world, improving the quality of life for millions of people each year.

Stiefel Laboratories.


Charities Prophalab Foundation

To assist the people of our communities, we have a made it our duty to participate in and support a wide variety of charitable organizations.  Here is a list of just a few of the institutions which benefit from Prophalab support:


  • Profamil
  • Orphelinat Notre Dame
  • College Haitien de Cardiologie
  • C.D.S
  • Hopital Esperence Pilate
  • Armée du Salut
  • Hopital de la Communité Haitienne
  • Association Médicale Adventiste D'Haïti (AMADH)


About Us


The main activities of Prophalab S.A are the importation and distribution of pharmaceutical products, laboratory reagents, medical equipment and supplies. 

 In our commitment to provide better quality at a better price, we opened up the market by importing and distributing mainly top generic products mainly from Canada (Apotex Inc, Pharma Science, WK Buckleys, and several other Canadian Companies). We also distribute brand name products from companies such as Novo-Nordisk, Lundbeck, Laboratorios Pisa, Novartis and many others. Our wide range of products makes it possible to have a complete line which covers most of the medical needs of the Haitian community. 

In order to increase access to our products, we have opened independent distributorships nationwide. We currently distribute in Cap-Haitian, Jérémie, Hinche, Saint-Marc, Gonaives, Jacmel and Les Cayes. Our medical representatives visit these centers and their medical staff on a regular basis.

Thank you for your interest. Please feel free to contact us for all your Pharmaceutical, Laboratory and medical supply needs.

Prophalab S.A. has been in operation since July 1993 and was founded by a group of four young professionals with diverse business and medical backgrounds.

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Patrick J. Charles: (President)

Has a B.A from Mc Gill University (Montreal) in Development Economics and an M.A. from the American University (Washington DC) in Applied Economics and Finance.


  • Myrlene D. Charles: (Secretary of the board)

Has a B.S. from Trinity College, Washington DC, in Biochemistry and an M.S. from the American University in Biochemistry. She runs her own medical laboratory and is a professor of Organic Chemistry at Quisqueya University.

  • Dr. Philippe Larco: (Vice-President)

Is a Medical Doctor specializing in General Medicine. He also holds an M.P.H. from the Johns Hopkins University with a specialty in Epidemiology

  • Dr. Nancy C. Larco: (Treasurer of the Corporation)

Is a Medical Doctor with a specialization in Diabetes. She has a private practice as a diabetologist and an internist. She is also a professor of diabetology at the University of Notre Dame.


Address 1, 2ème Impasse Lavaud, Port-au-Prince
Phone 509 2816-1347,509 2813-1443,509 2816-1347
Fax 954 212-2930