Kerry – The Standard of Comparison

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The Standard of Comparison

For more than 75 years, Kerry has earned its reputation as a successful world-class pharmaceutical supplier that demonstrates excellence in consistent, high-yielding, customer-specific solutions for the biotech, pharmaceutical, and nutrition markets. We bring together our superior products with new innovative solutions and market-driving alternatives to help our customers succeed in today’s challenging global marketplace.

We have the worldwide resources and global technical platform to deliver consistent, high quality products backed by unparalleled service, technical support and formulation customization capabilities. Whether your excipient application is to improve stability, add bulk or specialised delivery, Kerry has a product to suit your formulation needs.



white pillsPharmaceutical lactose

Kerry delivers the industry’s most extensive lactose product line.

We provide a variety of standard particle sizes to meet our customers’ formulation needs, and have the technical capabilities to develop customised characteristics for any formulation.

Our range includes pharmaceutical grade crystalline monohydrate, spray dried monohydrate, anhydrous, and inhalation lactose – each in a variety of formats.


Film coatings

Customised immediate release and enteric excipient solutions.

SheffCoat™ film coatings are pre-blended ready-to-use coatings that allow you to customise a film coating that is compatible with your API and regional regulatory requirements. SheffCoat’s properties include:

  • Pre-blended, ready-to-use dry clear or coloured coatings that optimise performance and efficiency
  • Complete line of cost effective aqueous coating systems
  • … and more!

Tableting Systems

Kerry manufactures a line of functional excipients that are co-processed and designed for direct tableting operations for use in orally dissolving tablets or for use in tablets where a hard tablet with fast dissolution is desired.

Disintequik™ MCC25  is a co-processed excipient designed for use in orally dissolving tablets – i.e., designed to be dissolved on the tongue rather than swallowed whole.

Disintequik™ MCC25 is a co-processed lactose/disintegrant excipients designed for use in tablets where a hard tablet with fast dissolution is desired. They are specially processed lactose-based co-excipients that result in tablets with a faster dissolution rate. The tablet hardness and friability are similar to that of pure lactose.

pills in boxCellulose ethers

HPMC is a multi-purpose excipient for pharmaceutical and nutritional supplement applications. It is widely used as a film former in aqueous film coatings as well as controlled release formulations.

We provide formulation, technical, regulatory, and quality support through every step of your development, scale-up, and production process.

Excipients Sell Sheet
Excipients Sell Sheet
Film Coating Brochure (All)
Film Coating Brochure (All)
LACTOSE Brochure
Lactose Brochure

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