tesa Labtec GmbH - Solutions for Pharma Focus on transdermal systems and
oral dissolvable films
Welcome to tesa Labtec! We are a drug delivery company with a focus on transdermal and topical patches (Transfilm®) as well as fast dissolving oral films (Rapidfilm®). Our company offers innovative dosage forms and technolgies paired with comprehensive contract development and manufacturing services.
Partner with us and benefit from our “Solutions for Pharma”.
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Transdermal & Topical Patches


Expertise in patch development

tesa Labtec is specialised in the development of different types of patches. Using our Transfilm® technology we can develop topical, transdermal as well as buccal patches. The broad technolgy platform allows the development of various patches in many indications for the Rx and the OTC sector.
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oral dissolvable films


Specialist for oral dissolvable films

Developing oral films constitutes one of tesa Labtec’s core competencies. The ultra thin and small films offer various advantages for patients and care givers and can contain many different active ingredients. Our Rapidfilm® can be applied in many therapeutic indications and states the most convenient oral dosage form nowadays.
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buccal & sublingual films

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Leader in buccal and sublingual film technology

tesa Labtec’s competencies are bundled in buccal and sublingual film products. Our coated, ultra-thin Mucofilm® allows a persistent adhesion to the mucosa that enables transmucosal drug delivery. Great advantages for patients and pharmaceutical companies result in an excellent opportunity for drug delivery.
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Contract Development

Labtec's R&D department features state-of-the-art lab facilities

Comprehensive experience, know-how & innovative technologies

tesa Labtec has been developing patches and oral films for more than twenty years. Our comprehensive experience and know-how generated in numerous development projects is at your disposal, together with our proprietary patch and film technologies Transfilm®, Rapidfilm® and Mucofilm®.
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LabFactory - completing the missing link

Our LabFactory closes the gap between lab scale and commercial manufacturing. The LabFactory is a fully automated pilot-production facility at the R&D site in Langenfeld, which operates under full cGMP.
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Contract Manufacturing

Labtec's production plant is equipped with the latest coating, converting and packaging technologies

Equipped with the latest coating & converting technology

tesa Labtec is prepared to support all of your clinical trials and full scale production needs. State-of-the art manufacturing equipment is available in our new plant in Hamburg, Germany.
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Focus on transdermal systems and oral films

tesa Labtec is a drug delivery company with a specific focus on transdermal and topical patches (Transfilm®) as well as oral films (Rapidfilm® and Mucofilm®). A wholly owned subsidiary of tesa SE and part of the Beiersdorf group of companies, tesa Labtec represents the pharmaceutical business in a truly global family of companies offering „Solutions for Pharma“.
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US office

tesa Labtec opens US office

The German patch and oral-film maker announces the opening of its own business development office in the US, targeting the biggest pharmaceutical market globally while improving customer focus.
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tesa Labtec announces successful completion of FDA Pre-Approval Inspections

The German patch and oral thin film maker announces the completion of a Pre-Approval Inspection (PAI) by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in February 2016.
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