Reliable quality control services

Profarma provides a vast number of analytical chemistry services 

  • Raw Material Testing (USP/NF, EP, JP)
  • Finished Product Quality Control Release Testing
  • Stability Testing and Storage
  • Method Development/Method Validation
  • Method Transfer/Method Verification
  • Drug Release/Dissolution Testing

Pharmacopoeia compendial methods

  • pH
  • Appearance: color, clarity/opalescence, odour
  • Solubility
  • Loss on drying 
  • Sulphated ash
  • Extractable volume

Tablets testing (coated and uncoated) and hard capsules

  • Dissolution/disintegration
  • Uniformity of dosage units
  • Water content (KF)
  • Microbial limits (TYMC/TAMC, and the absence of specific objectionable bacteria (e.g., Staphylococcus aureus, Escherichia coli, Salmonella, Pseudomonas).

Testing of oral liquids and injectables

  • Uniformity of dosage units
  • pH
  • Microbial limits (TYMC/TAMC, and the absence of specific objectionable bacteria (e.g., Staphylococcus aureus, Escherichia coli, Salmonella, Pseudomonas)
  • Dissolution
  • Specific gravity
  • Water content (KF)

Other tests

  • Identification tests (e.g. chromatographic methods: RP-HPLC)
  • Purity;  Related substances.
  • Uniformity of mass
  • Assay (RP-HPLC, UV/VIS spectrophotometric method)
  • Microbial quality
  • Bacterial Endotoxins/LAL
  • Sterility Test (in contract laboratory)
  • SDS-PAGE
  • TLC
  • Specific color reactions (Chemical Reactions)
  • ELISA
  • Melting point