BASF offers a broad portfolio of brand families that are suitable for oral, topical, parenteral, and biologic applications.

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With over 150 year of chemistry expertise, BASF Pharma Solution’s portfolio of brand families has been diligently designed to address your formulation requirements.

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API Brands family

BASF’s portfolio of materials is composed of not only functional excipients, but also active pharmaceutical ingredients. BASF carries a diverse range of ibuprofen and omega-3 grades, in addition to other actives including polyethylene glycol 3350 (macrogol/PEG), L-Menthol, PVP-iodine, azelaic acid, and dexpanthenol. These APIs are indicated to alleviate and treat a broad range of conditions.

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Coprocessed Excipients family

Minimizing the number of ingredients and processing requirements, these unique excipients enable fast development and reduce manufacturing complexity. Ready-to-use coprocessed excipients are built to simplify every step of the drug development process starting from ideation to go-to-market.

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Kollicoat® family

Ranging from moisture protection to sustained release, Kollicoat® polymers can also be used for taste masking to improve patient compliance. While these excipients are predominantly used for oral applications, coating polymers can also be utilized for the development of topical films and transdermal patches as film and matrix formers, respectively. The Kollicoat® family of coating polymers consists of a broad range of chemistries to address various film coating challenges.

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Kollicream® family

Derived from responsibly sourced materials, these excipients are built for the development of robust and sustainable topical formulations. The Kollicream® family of solvents and emollients are multifunctional materials that can be used for both enhancing dermal drug delivery and achieving the desirable sensory profiles.

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Kollidon® family

Processed via melt granulation, spray drying, and HME, these materials are suitable for a variety of formulations. Whether the target formulation is a tablet or transdermal patch, the Kollidon® family of multifunctional excipients is ready to resolve any formulation challenge. Kollidon® excipients come in various grades, giving you the flexibility to tailor your formulation based on your individual needs.

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Kolliphor® family

Used in oral, topical, and parenteral dosage forms, these excipients simplify the formulation process by exerting their versatile functionalities. The Kolliphor® family of solubilizers, emulsifiers, co-emulsifiers, and surfactants are ideal for addressing solubilization challenges to inhibit crystallization and enhance drug bioavailability.

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Kollisolv® family

Composed of both hydrophilic and lipophilic excipients, the Kollisolv® portfolio of excipients is focused on addressing API solubility challenges. Available in liquids, semi-solids, and solids, these solubilizers and solvents are primarily used for oral and topical applications.

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Kolliwax® family

Whether the goal is to stabilize a topical semi-solid or adjust an oral sustained-release profile, these excipients can be readily employed to address formulation challenges. The Kolliwax® family of excipients consists of a broad portfolio of palm and castor oil-based products manufactured with sustainability in mind.

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Novata® family

The best option for suppository masses or solid compositions, these materials can also be used to modify the emollient or sensory properties of topical semi-solid formulations. The Novata® family of hard fats are lipophilic excipients derived from sustainably sourced palm kernel oil.

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Soluplus® family

Offering outstanding solubilization properties, this novel excipient is ideal for poorly soluble APIs. It is applicable for oral solid dosage forms, topical polymeric films, transdermal patches, and solutions.

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