Quality by Design (QbD)

With Colorcon as Your Supplier of Choice, you can design products with improved quality and patient compliance. We support excipient QbD approaches for our customers through knowledge, documentation, collaboration and continuous improvement.

Opadry® Film Coatings

Our 50+ years experience in the design, development and manufacture of fully formulated systems provide us with industry-leading insight into QbD for Opadry immediate release film coatings.  We help you optimize your process and minimize any risks, leading to predictable coating outcomes and greater manufacturing efficiency.

METHOCEL™ Premium CR Cellulose Ethers

With our Controlled Release partner, IFF , we present QbD initiatives for the robust design of product and manufacturing process of hydrophilic matrices.

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Webinar: Application of QbD Principles to METHOCEL in ER Matrices
(Duration: 1 hr.)

Platform Solutions

Colorcon can help to reduce your project time by providing the right solution through excipient selection and process guidance.


Lower total cost and reduce time to market

Dissolution Design

Life cycle management through modified delivery profiles and product line extensions

Patient Adherence

Reduce medication errors and improve patient adherence


Stable and consistent product performance

Product Authentication

Track and trace