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A 46 September 2017 Tablets & Capsules softgels Formulating and manufacturing gelatin softgels Pierre-Albert Thomas Rousselot Biocompatible and versatile, gelatin offers unique functional capabilities that make it an unrivalled excipient in softgel applications. Here are some tips to ensure defect-free softgels that meet market expectations and deliver the active as intended. cross the pharmaceutical and nutraceutical industries, the popularity of capsules continues to rise. Together, hard and soft gelatin capsules account for more than 10 percent of the total dosage forms and 20 percent of all prescription drug products [1]. Softgels in particular have seen a significant upturn [2]. In fact, the value of the global market for softgel products is forecast to increase at a compound annual growth rate of 5.4 percent over the

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