Immediate Release Film Coating Systems for Tablets

Colorcon, the innovator and industry standard for one step, fully formulated film coating systems, offers a range of color-matched, custom pigmented, or clear film coatings for immediate release solid dose applications. Our complete film coating systems produce an elegant finish on even the most challenging tablet cores and can be used in both aqueous and organic coating procedures.

Opadry® QX

Process Adaptability for the Perfect Finish Opadry QX, quick and fleXible film coating, is setting new productivity, efficiency and appearance standards for coated…

Opadry®

Opadry is Colorcon’s original, customized, one-step film coating system which combines polymer, plasticizer and pigment, as required, in a dry concentrate. Use of an…

Opadry® EZ

Opadry® EZ, easy swallow film coating system dramatically improves tablet mobility, reducing the probability of sticking in the throat or esophagus.  When…

Opadry® II

Offering short process times and a superior film finish, the Opadry II product range consists of fully formulated dry blend systems for the aqueous film coating…

Opadry® TF

To address recent concerns regarding the use of titanium dioxide (TiO2), Colorcon confirms that a range of alternative formulations using non-synthetic (natural)…

Opadry® fx™

Opadry fx is an aqueous film coating system designed to impart a pearlescent and lustrous finish which will help to create a unique appearance on a solid dosage form,…

Opadry® SGR

Opadry® SGR is a high gloss, aqueous sugar film coating system that connects the art of conventional sugar coating with the science and automation of film coating.…

Opadry® amb II

Opadry amb II, high performance moisture barrier film coating, is the first fully formulated PVA-based immediate release system without polyethylene glycol (PEG) that…

Opalux®

Opalux is an opaque, aqueous, color dispersion in a concentrate of sucrose syrup. Formulated with lake and oxide pigments Opalux will produce an elegant finished…