The Bile Acids Expert

ICE Pharma offers an extensive portfolio of products and services for the pharmaceutical and healthcare markets. We have a unique range of bile acid products and are a leading global integrated producer of Ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA).

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An unmatched experience and expertise

With over 70 years of experience and 1500 world-wide employees, ICE Pharma provides both products and services to the pharmaceutical industry.

ICE Pharma is an expert in the development and manufacture of bile acid derivatives. We are a leading producer of Ursodeoxycholic Acid (UDCA) with an integrated global manufacturing network in Europe, Latin America, Asia and Oceania that serves customers in over 50 countries.

Our five R&D centres have enabled us to develop a unique and comprehensive range products including Generic APIs, Excipients, Finished Dosage Forms and New Chemical Entities.

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Our Products & Services

We offer a comprehensive & unique range of products & services

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We offer an extensive range of products for the pharmaceutical market including APIs, Finished Dosage Forms and Excipients.

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CDMO Services

We provide pharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing services for solid and liquid finished dosage forms and complex carbohydrates

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Our range of branded nutraceutical supplements is focused on strengthening the immune system and gut health. We are also a provider of natural taurine.

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Research Chemicals

We supply the academic and research communities with complex carbohydrates and novel bile acid derivatives.

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Our branded natural cosmetics range is focused on skin care.

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Our global footprint

Facilities & companies across the globe

ICE Pharma has an interconnected network of 7 manufacturing facilities in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Oceania through which we provide our customers with an unparalleled security of supply and a local service.

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June 3, 2024

Treatment for multiple sclerosis: bile acid supplementation prevents polarization of astrocytes and microglia to neurotoxic phenotypes

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a non-contagious autoimmune neurological disease of the central nervous system. MS is a degenerative disease affecting the psychological and physical conditions of the patients, as well as both...

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May 7, 2024

How diet affects the gut microbiome and its implications for diseases

The interplay between diet, the gut microbiome, and host health is cryptic. Diet can influence microbiome and microbiome can affect disease development.[1] The gut flora includes: Pathological imbalance in...

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The role of bile acid as excipients in drug delivery

Bile salts include a large family of amphiphilic steroids with 4 or 5 rings, derived, by the liver, from cholesterol with very unique physical-chemical (and biological) characteristics.  Compared to...

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