Advantages of hard gelatin capsules include:


  1. Advanced technology, high purity gelatin, less impurities, high absorption and utilization rate.
  2. It is suitable for industrial production and has stable quality.
  3. Gelatin is a natural protein with abundant sources and relatively low price.

Empty Gelatin Capsules - Size 000 - 1000 count

Empty Gelatin Capsules - Size 000 - 1000 count

However, hard gelatin capsules also have some disadvantages, mainly including:

  1. The production process is relatively complicated, the production time is long, and the technical requirements are high.
  2. The absorption and utilization rate of hard gelatin capsules is relatively low, and the bioavailability is lower than that of soft gelatin.
  3. Some patients may experience allergic reactions or adverse reactions, such as constipation and diarrhea.
  4. The dosage of hard gelatin capsules is relatively large, and it is inconvenient to take.

Generally speaking, compared with soft gelatin capsules, although hard gelatin capsules have advantages in terms of craftsmanship, quality and price, they alsohave some disadvantages, which need to be selected according to individual conditions and doctor's advice when using them.