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Catalent adds encapsulation suites at Missouri facility

The project includes the installation of a Gerteis roller compactor alongside stationary bin blenders, a capsule weight sorter, and a Syntegon high...

Evonik invests in 3D printed tablet tech for controlled delivery

Laxxon Medical’s 3D screen printing technology allows tablets to be constructed in layers of API or inert ingredients

A risk mitigation approach to detecting and quantifying metals in APIs

If trace quantities of metals are present in active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) or final drug products, they have the potential to adversely...

Watson-Marlow to provide further sales support for Flexicon

As part of Watson-Marlow, Flexicon is experienced in aseptic filling, specialising in the development and manufacture of flexible filling systems

Catalent launches OneXpress to accelerate oral dosage products from clinic to launch

Catalent announces the launch of its new OneXpress service for the integrated development, scale-up and manufacturing of new oral solid dosage forms

The Manufacturing Chemist oral solid dosage roundtable: part II

In conversation with Vincent Jannin, Capsules and Health Ingredients, Lonza, Thomas B. “Brad” Gold, Vice President of Pharmaceutical Development at...

Influence of material and capsule filling process on DPI aerosolisation performance

The effect of capsule filling parameters on emitted dose and fine particle fraction by a DPI was investigated using a benchtop capsule filling devi...

Stevanato and Bexson Biomedical to develop a customised wearable ketamine delivery device

Patients suffering from chronic and acute pain disorders will benefit from a convenient, discreet and easy-to-use device delivering a novel alterna...

Piramal holds grand opening of new OSD form facility in Sellersville, Pennsylvania

Piramal Pharma Solutions (PPS), a leading contract development and manufacturing organisation (CDMO), held a grand opening event at their recently...

The Manufacturing Chemist oral solid dosage roundtable: part I

In conversation with Vincent Jannin, Capsules and Health Ingredients, Lonza, Thomas B. “Brad” Gold, Vice President of Pharmaceutical Development at...

Overcoming the excipient challenge with a multifunctional filler-binder

Dr Maj-Britt Cepok, Head of Business Development Pharma at BENEO, talks to Dr Kevin Robinson about trends in excipients and explains why the right...

Cambridge Commodities expands ingredient and finished product range with sustainable softgels

Global ingredient supplier Cambridge Commodities is expanding its offering to include premium softgel formulations that cater for a wide range of c...

Delivering fixed-dose combination therapies with hard capsules: part I

In this article, authors Dr Jnanadeva Bhat and Ms Anita Solanki describe how fixed-dose combination therapies can be delivered using hard capsules

Tablet design: Proactive ways to prevent picking and sticking

Remedies range from slight formulation changes to the tablet design to tooling modifications

Capsule oral dosage forms: providing benefits throughout the entire drug product lifecycle

Drug product formulators and manufacturers often choose tablets instead of capsules as a cost-effective dosage form. When developing a medicine, ho...