Pharmaceutical Films

BioFilm are actively involved in a number of pharmaceutical developments and have extensive experience in formulation of products for OTC and Rx applications.

The benefits of thin dissolving films (TDF) which are similar in size, shape and thickness to a postage stamp is that it makes drugs easier to take, is non-invasive and may use less drug for exactly the same effect. This format offers the most benefit where compliance may be challenging or where convenience and fast action is essential.

Features and benefits:

  • No GI metabolism
  • No hepatic first-pass effect
  • Ease of administration/fast onset
  • Controlled release of actives
  • Good patient compliance
  • Opportunities in life-cycle management

Potential areas where this format may be beneficial:

  • Pain management
  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Nausea
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Gastro-intestinal