Hard shell caps for pharmaceutical solid dose medicines

Precision Capsule Solutions: The highest quality capsule manufacturing for Pharmaceuticals and Nutraceuticals worldwide.

Focusing on innovation supported by R&D to provide customizable capsule solutions Lefancaps hard capsules enable encapsulation of drugs in the form of tablets, pellets, powder, twin capsule in combination with the liquid formulation.

Lefancaps understand that in the pharma and healthcare industry, precision and reliability are essential to ensuring the safety and well-being of patients. That’s why they strive for quality in every step they take, from the raw materials they use to the finished product they deliver.

Lefancaps  capsules are made from the finest materials and meet all the strict regulations and quality requirements of the food and pharmaceutical industries. Global customers approach them with new challenges. They can develop customized solutions for customers to help their products reach the product profile.

They focus on consistency of high-quality manufacturing of Hypromellose (HPMC) capsules, Gelatin capsules and Pullulan capsules.

All are FDA and TGA approved products, and Lefancaps has NSF-cGMP verification.

Their complete range of capsules includes:

  • anti-brittle caps
  • liquid caps
  • antioxidant caps
  • delay release caps
  • dry powder inhalation
  • enteric HPMC caps
  • gastric caps
  • preclinical caps


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Preclinical Capsules

Lefancaps’ Preclinical Capsules are made with high-quality materials and are available in a range of sizes and colors for easy identification.
Compatible with a wide range of filling machines, these capsules meet the highest standards for research and development purposes. Their range includes:
  • All Colorants Capsules which offer a wide range of high-quality capsules in a variety of colors.
  • Double Blind Capsules which maintain blinding during your clinical trial with our high-quality Double Blind Capsules. Available in a range of sizes and colors.
  • Preclinical Capsules which are made with high-quality materials and are available in a range of sizes and colors for easy identification. Compatible with a wide range of filling machines, these capsules meet the highest standards for research and development purposes.

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DPI Capsules

Our DPI Capsules are designed with high-quality materials for consistent and accurate dosing, reduced clumping, and improved flowability.

DPI (Dry Powder Inhalation) Capsules are specially designed for use in dry powder inhalers. These capsules are made with high-quality materials to ensure optimal drug delivery and efficacy.

DPI Capsules are designed with a larger size and a unique shape to provide consistent and accurate dosing. The larger size also ensures that the drug is delivered directly to the lungs, where it can be most effective.

These capsules have a low moisture content, which reduces the potential for clumping and improves flowability. They are also resistant to static electricity, which can cause problems with other types of capsules.

Available in a range of sizes and colors, these capsules are compatible with various filling machines and perfect for dry powder inhalation.

Gelatin DPI

Gelatin DPI capsules are a superior solution for respiratory drug delivery, designed to provide excellent protection for the drug substance while ensuring optimal flow and dispersion properties.


HPMC DPI capsules offer superior technical specifications, including low moisture content and accurate weight inspection, while also being non-animal origin and certified by Kosher and Vegetarian standards for ethical and sustainable DPI formulations.

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Enteric Capsules

Enteric capsules are designed to prevent the drug from being released in the stomach and only dissolve in the targeted positions.

They are commonly used for drugs that are sensitive to stomach acid or have the potential to cause irritation to the stomach lining.

Enteric capsules provide a delayed release mechanism that ensures the drug is absorbed in the intestine where the pH is more neutral and the drug can be more effectively absorbed.

Lefancaps offer a range of enteric capsules that are designed to meet the specific needs of our customers.

Lefancaps enteric capsules are available in a variety of sizes and colors to suit different applications. The use high-quality materials comply with the enteric release requirements by Rx ChP, Rx USP, and Rx Ph.Eur standard.

Choose from the range of enteric capsules for your drug delivery needs.

Lefancaps capsules are made with high-quality materials and offer a delayed release mechanism that ensures effective absorption in the small intestine.

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Gelatin Capsules

Gelatin Capsule-DPI

Lefancaps Gelatin Capsule-DPI is made from high-quality gelatin and designed for efficient and effective delivery of dry powder drugs. Its low moisture content, strict quality control measures, and customization options make it a popular choice for DPI applications.

Gelatin Capsule-DR

Lefancaps offers Gelatin Capsule-DR for specific and targeted drug delivery. Made from high-quality gelatin and available in a range of colors and imprinting options, our capsules meet strict quality standards for pharmaceutical use.

Gelatin Capsule-Enteric

Lefancaps offers high-quality Gelatin Capsule-Enteric with a special enteric coating designed for targeted delivery of active ingredients.
Lefancaps capsules are made from pharmaceutical-grade gelatin and available in a variety of sizes, colors, and printing options.

Gelatin Capsule-Liquid

Gelatin Capsule-Liquid from Lefancaps is a high-quality option for encapsulating liquid formulations. Our capsules come in various sizes and colors and meet all applicable regulations for food and pharmaceutical products.

Gelatin Capsule-Preclinical

Lefancaps offers a range of high-quality preclinical gelatin capsules for research and development purposes.
Lefancaps capsules are designed to meet the needs of preclinical studies and can be filled with a variety of formulations, including powders, granules, and liquids.

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HPMC Capsules (vegetarian)

Our vegetarian capsule portfolio includes Pullulan Capsules and HPMC Capsules, both made from non-animal sources and suitable for a variety of formulations.

Pullulan Capsules are made from natural polysaccharides and have excellent oxygen barrier properties, while HPMC Capsules are widely used in the pharmaceutical industry for their low moisture content and stability.

These capsules are compatible with a wide range of contents and are suitable for use with hygroscopic and moisture-sensitive products.

Additionally, HPMC capsules are certified as kosher and vegetarian, making them a popular choice among consumers looking for ethical and sustainable options.


H-caps® is a reliable and sustainable capsule solution made from plant-based HPMC, avoiding the risk of genetic modification and pesticide residue.
Compatible with a wide range of contents, H-caps® is free of gelatin cross-linking reaction and Maillard reaction, making it more stable than traditional gelatin capsules.


Discover H-caps®-DPI, the innovative capsule product with lower moisture content and precise weight inspection, perfect for dry powder inhaler applications. Made with materials of plant origin and designed for consistency and reliability.


H-caps®-DR are made from HPMC, a plant-based polymer, and are designed to release medication in a controlled manner, making them an ideal choice for medications that need to be released in the small intestine.
They offer high stability and are free from any gelatin cross-linking or Maillard reaction.


H-caps®-Enteric capsules are designed for acid-sensitive drugs and offer a simple way of enteric drug delivery. With one-time film formation technology, these capsules are free of organic solvents and comply with USP, EP, Rx ChP, Rx USP, and Rx Ph.Eur standards. The capsules provide 2-hour acid resistance and simplify the preparation of enteric capsules.


Discover H-caps®-Liquid, the specially designed hard capsule by Lefancaps® for liquid filling. Made of high-quality pharmaceutical-grade materials, H-caps®-Liquid ensures secure and leak-proof packaging for various liquid formulations.


H-caps®-Preclinical capsules are plant-based, compatible with various compounds, and come in different sizes and colors for easy differentiation. They offer a reliable and easy-to-use method of encapsulating drug compounds for preclinical research purposes.


H-caps®-Pure is a low water content HPMC capsule that provides immediate release and higher stability range. It is compatible with a wide range of contents and is more suitable for hygroscopic and moisture-sensitive products than gelatin capsules.

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Pullulan Capsules (vegetarian)

Pullulan capsules are hard capsules made of natural pullulan with the addition of auxiliary materials. Pullulan is a mucopolysaccharide that is water-soluble and produced by the fermentation of Aureobasidium pullulans using sucrose or glucose as a substrate. It has a molecular weight of 2×105Da and contains maltotriose repeat units linked by α-(1-6)-glycosidic bonds.

Pullulan polysaccharide is known for its excellent solubility, biocompatibility, film-forming property, heat-sealing property, oxygen barrier, and chemical stability.

The formed pullulan polysaccharide film is highly stable, transparent, and has good mechanical strength and solubility. It also has remarkable oxygen barrier properties, making it widely used in the pharmaceutical and food industries as capsule forming agents, thickeners, adhesives, and food packaging materials.

In Japan, pullulan has been used as a food supplement for over two decades and has passed the Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) certification in the United States.


P-caps® are non-animal origin capsules that offer superior oxygen barrier capabilities, low brittleness, and high stability. Learn more about these innovative capsules and their benefits for the pharmaceutical and nutraceutical industries.

Features and Benefits


P-caps®Organic is the perfect solution for those looking for a high-quality, organic capsule for their dietary supplements. Our capsules are made from non-animal origin materials, making them suitable for all dietary preferences.

Features and Benefits

  • Non-animal origin
  • Better Oxygen barrier capabilities
  • Low brittleness
  • Non-reactive & Highly stable capsule shell
  • USDA Organic certified

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