Research & Development

Alka Laboratories is a well knownpharma company having well equipped Research & Development Centre and is all set to seize the Generic revolution in pharma industry, by having multiple DMFs for new APIs. This is a highly focused and dynamic business model that allows Alka Laboratories to optimize its core competencies and also allows focus on products that have synergies with respect to the Company’s current chemistry skills. The R&D center at Bhiwadi, Rajasthan is well equipped and hi-technology based with expert scientists working on various projects primarily for innovative processes and development of cost effective proprietary technologies.

Towards its journey of profitable growth and technological advancement & strengthening the company, various process have been filed by Alka Laboratories for various products like Nimesulide, Ornidazole, MometasoneFuroate, Aceclofenac, Diclofenac Sodium,Diclofenac Potassium,Mefenamic Acid.

Sophisticated, state-of-the art instruments like HPLC, GC, FTIR, UV spectrophotometer,NMR and Mass instruments are used for standardization of manufacturing processes of APIs.

Furthermore, Alka Laboratories has chemistry skills for handling of complex chemical reactions includingFriedel craft, Alkylation/Acylation, Esterification, Hydrolysis, Low temperature stereo specific reduction,Chlorination, Bromination, Oxidation, Acidification, Basification, etc. at lab as well as at plant scale. We are in the processes of developing new APIs for regulated markets. Study of Polymorphism for APIs is another chemistry strength which is used to develop new polymorphic forms as well as process for various APIs.

Key areas in which the company carries out R&D include:
• Maximizingutilization of indigenous raw materials and imports substitution.
• Development of novel drug delivery systems.
• Development of safety and environment conservation methods.
• Process and product development for existing and new products.
• Study of process and product patents.
• Study of polymorphism.
• Modification of processes in view of safety and environment.