Colorcon® Global Technical Laboratory Services

Key services provided through Colorcon's global network of technical service laboratories include:

Formulation Development

  • Core formulation for immediate or modified release solid dosage forms
  • Matrix tablets and osmotic pump technology product and process design
  • Drug layering and functional coatings for multiparticulates
  • Compaction, encapsulation and functional product testing

Concept/Feasibility Testing

  • Color Matching
  • Film Coating Selection and Scale-up

Process Optimization

  • Coating Assessments
  • Troubleshooting
  • Coating uniformity

Tablet Design - Brand Enhancement

  • Tablet color and shape options to improve branding and patient compliance
  • Therapeutic category and consumer color preferences to support brand proposals
  • Tablet design images to enable stakeholder decisions
  • Tablet models to evaluate final color, shape, size

Find the nearest Technical Service Lab or Contact Colorcon to request technical support.

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