Hard Capsules

Aenova has an excellent track record for development and production of various types of hard capsules.

We are partner of choice for novel/innovative product solutions as well as commercial high-volume manufacturing of hard capsule products. Our capsule manufacturing plants have world-wide GMP approvals. Our customers benefit from our network of 7 manufacturing sites.

Aenova’s hard capsule production solutions are based on a broad range of capabilities including:

  • Standard powder/granulate filled capsules
  • Pellets, tablets and capsules in capsules for controlled release applications
  • Capsule dry-powder inhalation production applying micro-dosing technology

Our full-service manufacturing and supply-chain services are integrated with our development / technical transfer / analytical services.

Capacity: 3.5 billion
OEB levels: 1-5

Product Features


  • Conventional APIs
    (OEB 1-3)
  • Narcotics
  • Highly active substances
  • Oncology drugs
  • Food supplements

Drug release

  • Immediate release
  • Controlled release
  • Sustained release
  • Dry powder inhalation

Dosage description

  • Powder / granulate in capsule
  • Pellets in capsules
  • Tablet in capsule
  • Mini-tablets in capsule
  • Capsule in capsule
  • Gelatin-based hard capsules
  • Vegetarian hard capsules

Product types

  • Rx
  • OTC
  • Food supplements / nutraceuticals


  • Full-service manufacturing
  • Customer-specific supply chain services
  • Development services
  • Technology transfer
  • Analytics services


  • Blister
  • Bottles


  • Pharma
    • EU GMP
    • ANVISA
    • CFDA
    • Russian MoH
    • approx. 30 national registrations
  • Food
    • BRC
    • FDA (Dietary Supplements)
    • Health Canada
    • MSC
    • TGA