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Softigel - Manufacturers of Softgel Pharmaceutical Products

Softigel develops and manufactures softgel (soft gelatin) capsules, advanced drug delivery technologies, nutritional supplements, as well as veterinary, cosmetic and pharmaceutical products. Softgels are an effective delivery system for oral drugs, especially those with low solubility and/or permeability (BCS classes II, III and IV). We are Procaps' stategic business division for contract manufacturing services.

Procaps is pharmaceutical group dedicated to delivering innovation, health and nutrition, a leading marketer of advanced softgel technologies. With major production facilities in Colombia, Brazil, Venezuela and El Salvador, Procaps employs over 5000 people across 13 countries, and develops products for customers in more than 50 countries around the world.

With deep knowledge in gelatin formulation and scientific expertise, Procaps has developed innovative softgel associated technologies such as Unigel?, Versagels?, G-tabs? and Gummygels?, with more than 650 softgel formulations, partnering with big pharma players, generic companies in High Regulated Markets, Start-up companies; among many others, working hand-in hand with customers to develop products that exceed their expectations. Over the past 40 years Procaps has built a compelling offering of advanced gelatin related technologies that has enabled them to help customers expand their products around the world and become leaders in the markets they participate in.



At Softigel, we offer more than the traditional softgel technology, we offer everything from a single unit dosage form, to multiple delivery systems in a single dose:

  • Novel technology for fixed dose combinations - Unigel™
  • Chewable Capsules - Chewgels™
  • Soft capsules free from animal derivatives - Versagels™
  • Gelatin coated tablets - G-Tabs™
  • Twist-off capsules
  • Omega-3 high concentrates
  • Tablets
  • Powders
  • Prefilled syringes
  • Creams
  • Ointments
  • Gels
  • Hard gel capsules



Our seven cutting-edge facilities house a fully integrated PDS (Product Development Services) unit, which covers all product life cycle phases from early development to commercialization in the same plant, using equipment replication from lab scale, through small scale GMP batches, until full scale commercial GMP.


A key factor in our market success is our R&D department. A Team that is constantly working on the development of advanced formulas and innovative pharmaceutical technologies. Procaps develops over 50 new pharmaceutical, nutritional, cosmetics and veterinary products every year, all based on global industry trends and needs.


  • US-FDA
  • TGA Australia
  • GMP
  • ISO 9001
  • BASC
  • Health Canada
  • ANMAT (Argentina)
  • ANVISA (Brazil)
  • MOH
  • ICA (Colombian Agriculture Institute)
  • HALAL certified (Gelatin)
  • UAE (United Arab Emirates Ministry of Health)
  • Cofepris (Mexico)
  • Organic Certified (Gummies Facility)
  • FDA (Philippines)


Procaps S.A.
Calle 80 # 78B - 201
Barranquilla, Colombia
Phone: 575 3719585
Email: softigel@procaps.com.co
Website: www.softigel.com
Website: www.procaps.com.co