Soft gelatin capsules is ideal for both the dietary supplement and pharmaceutical markets and includes all sizes, shapes, colors and forms of softgel capsules. With over 20 years of in soft gel technology and manufacturing, our range of formulations offer the following benefits:
We also can help provide a color combination that suits both the product indication as well as patient and customer preferences. SGcaps®, our one-piece capsule, features an easy-to-swallow shell consisting of plasticizers (glycerin, sorbitol, PEG) that meet all cGMP guidelines, FDA and MEA purity standards and feature a Certified QA system for traceability of raw materials. The tamper-resistant shell masks taste and smell in a broad range of unique shapes and colors.
Our product development teams and manufacturing specialists have extensive capability in liquid and semi-solid formulation in soft gelatin capsule (SGcaps®) and liquid fill hard capsule (Licaps®) technology. We can help your products succeed by meeting target product profiles in the unique and differentiated product presentations offered by SGcaps® and Licaps® technology.
Capsugel Ploermel (France) serves as our Center of Excellence for lipid-based formulation design, development and manufacture using soft gelatin capsule technology. The product development team at Ploermel benefits from the entire network of Capsugel product development sites in Europe and the US and offers specialist capability in high containment, hormones, and fish oils. A dedicated unit is utilized for the development and production of health & nutritional and specialty soft gel products with the following end-to-end development services:
Softgel capsules address a broad array of formulation challenges, often incorporating a variety of pharmaceutical-approved lipid-based excipients. Formulation flexibility is a hallmark of Capsugel’s encapsulation formulation and manufacturing technology.