NextPharma Asker is a centre of excellence for development and manufacture of chewable tablet formulations for nutritional, OTC and Rx products.

The site can produce medium to large batch sizes of up to 4 tons of chewable tablets.  

The plant is highly automated including a fully automated high rack warehouse.

The following services are offered

Pharmaceutical Development

  • Pharmaceutical formulation development
  • Scale-up (pilot-scale, production-scale)
  • Validation
  • Manufacturing of stability batches
  • Galenic optimisation of existing formulae
  • Registration services


  • Analytical development
  • Validation
  • Stability testing / storage
  • Quality control
  • Market release

Commercial Manufacturing & Packaging

Granulation/blending 4,000 tons
Compression and packaging 2,800m tablets, 40m bottles/4,300 tons
Manufacturing 8,000 m²
Nutritional certificates Kosher
Regulatory status EMA

Site contact information


Asker Contract Manufacturing AS,
part of NextPharma
Drammensveien 852
NO-1383 Asker


+47 66 76 30 30​​​​​​​​​​​​​​