Hard capsules

Capsule formulations with advanced safety and quality
for even broader applications

Hard capsules are safe, that capsulates powder, granules, tablets, etc.
They are used in a wide variety of areas due to the edible convenience and ease of handling.
Sunsho Pharmaceutical utilizes three filling methods
which enables us to achieve difficult formulation such as bacterial products.

Features and benefits

  • High content of active ingredients

    High content of active ingredients

    Hard capsules require fewer additives during the manufacturing process, such as water, alcohol, starch, lubricant or disintegrant, and can therefore have a high content of main ingredients.
  • Advanced content stability

    Advanced content stability

    The external shell of hard capsules shields oxygen efficiently to achieve the stability of contents. Hard capsules fitted with band sealing also offer a strong masking effect.
  • Minimal content degradation

    Minimal content degradation

    Hard capsules do not require heating / thermal process, moisturizing / drying process or pressurizing process during manufacturing, minimizing physical factors that could cause quality degradation to produce high-quality products.

Shape of hard capsules

  • Shape of hard capsules
  • A. Cap

    Approx. 0.1mm-thick edible film such as gelatin, pullulan and cellulose

    B. Lock-joint connecting the body and the cap

    C. Content

    D. Body

■Size and filling capacity of hard capsules

Size and filling capacity of hard capsules Size and filling capacity of hard capsules

Information about high-function hard capsules