Soft gelatin capsules
The production of soft gelatine capsules is one of the most modern technologies of solid dosage forms.
General advantages of Soft gelatine capsule
- Protection of sensitive active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and excipients from light and oxygen.
- Good acceptance by industrial customers and final consumers (easy to swallow, neutral taste).
- High compatibility.
- High marketing potential.
- Large variety of forms, colours and sizes.
- Encapsulation of liquids and solutions of different polarity.
- Encapsulation of solids in suspensions.
- Sustained release.
- Fast absorption – reducing irritation in the gastrointestinal tract and increasing bioavailability.
- Gastric juice resistance.
- Tamper-proof and tamper-evident.
Advantages for Nutritional supplements
- Innovative dosage forms.
- High fill / dosage accuracy to gain the recommended daily dose (RDA).
- High stability of the active substances.