Baxter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was a firm with its head office located on the planet Terra in the city of Chicago. It and was founded in reference stardate 1/2304. Its chartering organization was the Securities and Exchange Commission of the United Federation of Planets.
The corporation became one of the largest multi-planetary businesses that produced serums and drugs needed to fight infectious diseases. In the 23rd century, the company made a number of major medical breakthroughs during their research into new experimental compounds. One of its most notable accomplishments was the first workable, mass-produced serum designed to combat the effects of Rigellian blood-burn fever. Baxter Pharmaceuticals lead the field in manufacturing biomedical adaptive compounds and in preventative research for many diseases that afflicted the Federation.