Testing Services

Analytical Testing 

We offer a range of Chemical and Physico-Chemical Testing.

Our Quality Control Laboratory provides an analytical service in the control for raw materials, API’s, finished products, and packaging material. The laboratory is well-equipped and fully compliant with current GMP guidelines and the unlicensed medicinal products for human use (TSE) safety regulations 2003 [SI 2003/1680]. We are a member of the Pharmaceutical Products Proficiency Testing Scheme (PHARMASSURE) and offer comprehensive testing services according to the relevant pharmacopoeia and to customer specifications.

Our services include:

  • Assays and chemical tests (e.g. HPLC, GC, UV/Vis, IR)
  • Identification of active ingredients and impurities
  • Physical and physico-chemical determinations (e.g. pH, viscosity, melting point, osmolality and osmolarity loss on drying)
  • Limit tests
  • Technical procedures (e.g. disintegration, dissolution, hardness, friability)
  • Particle size analysis
  • Sampling and analyses of water for pharmaceutical purpose and controlled process environments (e.g. HTM20-31)
  • Stability studies

Please contact us if the service you require is not listed.

Microbiological Testing

We can offer a range of microbiological testing services, please contact us to discuss these further.

Product related testing information:

For all of our non-sterile preserved products we advocate an in-use shelf life of 28 days based on preservative efficacy testing and product knowledge. Please refer to the product specification for further information, available on request for risk assessment purposes.

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Latest News

  • Change to Certificates of Conformity

    Aug 07 2020

    Certifcates of Conformity for extemporaneous products will be available on-line from Monday 10th August 2020. They will no longer be sent with the product, but instead will be placed on the website for you to download.  Please visit our Certifcates ...

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