Recipharm has extensive experience in the injectables area and supplies small volume parenterals in ampoules and vials, as well as in cartridges. State of the art leak detection and automatic inspection equipment is used and Recipharm’s full service offering is complete with secondary packaging and temperature controlled storage.


Recipharm offers state-of-the-art freeze drying processing with a lyophilisation area of more than 350 mfor vials and ampoules. In the near future, this offering will be extended as Recipharm is expanding and building a modern, fully automated lyophilisation plant adjacent to the existing plant in Wasserburg, which will increase capacities by more than 50%. In a separate plant, an additional 160 m2 lyophilisation area is used for the freeze drying of beta lactams for dispatch in bulk containers. As part of Recipharm’s development services, freeze drying cycle optimisation is offered.

Aseptic fill of sterile powder

Dry powder filling is performed in state of the art equipment. Dedicated facilities are available for penicillins and cephalosporins for worldwide supply. General APIs are filled in Recipharm’s WHO-certified facility in Paonta Sahib

Focus on drug delivery

From a specialised polymer technology laboratory at the Pessac facility, development of pyrogen free drug carrying polymers for controlled release of injectable products is offered. This means customers have the opportunity to access a life cycle management or development service  for new superior injectable formulations.