Manufacturing capabilities

Your pharmaceutical custom manufacturing project’s success is our priority. We’re focused on delivering superior results, every time. Enhanced by our uncompromising commitment to cGMP standards and proven compliance track record, we’re an expert partner you can trust.

With a focus on quality, innovation and flexibility, we offer manufacturing excellence across our global network. Our extensive manufacturing capabilities allow us to take your project from development to scale-up and commercial production.

Drug product custom manufacturing capabilities

Our drug product manufacturing capabilities cover a wide variety of drug product manufacturing and packaging technologies in many dosage forms. We specialize in solid dosage forms, liquid, gel, cream and ointment products, sterile gel, and finished goods packaging.

Supported dosage forms:

  • Compressed tablets
  • Micro and mini tablets
  • Highly Potent compounds
  • Aqueous film coated tablets
  • Capsules
  • Controlled release beads
  • Powders
  • Liquids
  • Creams
  • Ointments
  • Sterile
  • Semi-solids
  • Suppositories

Solid dose capabilities:

  • Dispensing booths
  • Granulation
  • Drying
  • Lubrication
  • Compression
  • Encapsulation

Liquid/semi-solid dosage capabilities:

  • Oral liquids
  • Creams and ointments
  • Aqueous and solvent based systems
  • Oral suspensions
  • High shear homogenization
  • Aqueous and solvent based premixes
  • Topical gels of low to medium viscosity
  • Product heating and cooling
  • Full packing capabilities into glass or plastic

Sterile semi-solid dosage capabilities:

  • Sterile suites offer through the wall sterile filtration at 0.2 microns
  • All compounding is carried out in a class C area
  • Ability to add sterile API via an aseptic transfer vessel using glove ports
  • Gamma irradiated sterile components transferred via aseptic processes through transfer docks into filling area
  • Components are filled under Class A conditions

Drug product manufacturing scale & range

Range of manufacturingAnnual total unit or bulk capacity Annual total packaging capacity
Solid dose5kg – 1200kg5 billion units (tablets)50 million bottles
Liquids (solutions, suspensions)5L – 4,400L12.5 million liters15.4 million bottles
Suppositories50kg – 100kg105 million unitsNA
Sterile ointments and gels200kg – 450kg200,000kg5.4 million sterile tubes
Non-sterile semi-solid5kg – 1000kg350,000kg11.5 million tubes (2.5g – 250g)
Bulk powders (Whippany API kilo lab)10kg – 25kg1,000kg

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