About Tergus

Tergus is a full-service topical pharmaceutical research, development, testing and manufacturing company. The company is an industry leader for more than 20 years with a state-of-the-art facility in Durham, North Carolina. The company has a long and stellar reputation for delivering quality and results for clients from formulation through manufacturing, which is why people say, “Think Topical. Think Tergus.”


Tergus is a pioneer in topical pharmaceuticals.

Tergus Pharma pioneered QbD (Quality by Design) for topicals. Our staff is focused on quality and compliance and includes industry leaders and experts in topical development, formulation, analysis, testing and clinical supply manufacturing.

As a GLP/GMP compliant facility, the staff in the Laboratory, Quality Assurance, Laboratory Management and Senior management utilize systems to discuss new challenges, training updates, SOPs, safety, equipment validation, chamber monitoring, maintenance log books along with other quality and compliance metrics. Our internal audit system ensures the best service to you.

Tergus quality services expertise can extend to other vendors to ensure compliance for your development programs. Tergus senior management offers extensive expertise in the evaluation and selection of quality scale-up and large scale manufacturing organizations for clinical and commercial production.