Formulation Support

Our commitment to dosage form innovation goes beyond the supply of capsules. Capsugel can help formulators and R&D teams with a broad array of support spanning Consumer Health and Nutrition product formulations based on decades of experience with both health & nutrition and biopharmaceutical science formulations.

Capsugel provides formulation solutions as a key aspect of our end-to-end service commitment, helping to enable successful development of nutritional products and optimal ingredient delivery.

Capsugel formulators are fully equipped with advanced laboratory-scale equipment and toolsand specialized methodologies for accelerated feasibility assessment, compatibility and development.  

Quality Engineering Services are available to provide training and consultation with powder formulations to help optimize performance on all brands of capsule filling machines.  Special Capsugel University programs and in-house manufacturing training is available to all Capsugel customers.  

Key Technologies and Capabilities Finished Dosage Form
Bioavailability enhancement Liquid-filled gelatin and vegetarian capsules

Modified and targeted release
Powder and liquid-filled DRcaps capsules; vegetarian and gelatin DUOCAP® capsules
Taste-masking Lipid multiparticulates (melt spray congeal) with Coni-Snap sprinkle capsules
Stabilizing phospholipids and unstable phytochemicals such as carotenoids   Liquid-filled hard capsules (Licaps)
Odor masking liquids and powders Liquid-fill hard capsules (Licaps®) and Plantcaps® pullulan capsules
Combining two incompatible ingredients Liquid-filled hard capsules with beadlets; vegetarian and gelatin DUOCAP® capsules

Related Links