The facilities have been designed to manufacture tablets of different types such as,
- Uncoated tablets
- Film coated tablet
The department is organized and equipped with the relevant machines and equipments to facilitate following operations.
Granulation : The department is equipped to carry out Wet Granulation Process as well as the Dry Granulation process based on Roll Compactor. The granulation section is equipped with the HSMG, FBD and Vacuum Transfer System for conveying of the granules and the powders.
Blending : Granules are blended using the blender.
Compression : The compression machine CTX- 32. This machine has Pre-compression facility and has rated capacity of 70 RPM. The compression machine is provided with computerised on-line weight checking arrangement with SCADA terminal, which monitors the weight of the tablets and sets an alarm in case of any deviations from the preset limits. Tablets are passed through Metal Detector to confirm absence of metallic contamination.
Coating : The auto-coater is fully automatic coating system and the coating process is controlled by the PLC based process control system.
Packing : Blister pack machine (MC) is a Flat Bed type machine and can handle variety of the packing materials such as PVC, PVC/PVDC, or Aclar films. The machine is equipped with the Non- fill detector device for the detection of the empty blisters. The machine can be modified for Alu-Alu packing. The blister packing machine is connected to the automatic cartonating machine (PMM), which is fitted with the Pharma Code Bar Reader for On-Line identification of the packing materials.
Capacity : 300 million tablets per annum.