Packaging, Labeling, and Distribution Systems

Oct 13, 2005
ePT--the Electronic Newsletter of Pharmaceutical Technology
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
Design Exhibition, ?From Master?s Thesis to Medicine Cabinet?
Oct 02, 2005
Pharmaceutical Technology
Although patient compliance problems have been receiving attention for at least a decade, many medications are still dispensed in bottles that contain a supply intended to last days or weeks and require considerable effort on the part of the patient or caregiver to keep track of the dosing schedule. As a result, when it comes to consistently taking the right dose at the right time for the duration of a prescription, many consumers don't do a very good job.
Oct 02, 2005
Pharmaceutical Technology
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
A radiotracer technique is a simple, fast, and sensitive technique for analyzing the integrity of clinical supply packages to water.
Oct 01, 2005
Pharmaceutical Technology Europe
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
Adding Braille to pharmaceutical packaging should be less of a challenge with the use of Esko-Graphics' Scope solution. EC Directive 2004/27/CE requires Braille labelling and information to be provided with pharmaceutical products for human use, and companies are scrambling to implement this by 31 October.
Sep 02, 2005
Pharmaceutical Technology
Cephalon partners with hardware and software providers to test item-level tagging.
Sep 02, 2005
Pharmaceutical Technology
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
A fleet of pharmaceutical manufacturers have green lighted new bar coding and e-pedigree pilots using electronic barcodes. But is Industry ready for full-scale RFID?
Aug 02, 2005
Pharmaceutical Technology
Solid dosage form manufacturers have long relied on shape and color as well as on-pill imprints of logos, product names, or numbers for product identification. But in these days of heightened counterfeiting concerns, the industry has a growing interest in adding more difficult-to-duplicate features to the pool of existing product identification techniques. Added security is particularly important on high-profile or high-cost drugs, as well as on pharmaceutical products supplied in bulk for repackaging.
Aug 01, 2005
Pharmaceutical Technology Europe
Cold chain management is becoming pivotal to success in the pharmaceutical industry.
Jun 23, 2005
Pharmaceutical Technology
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
Blister Packaging Trumps Bottles For Patient Compliance, Study Shows
Jun 02, 2005
Pharmaceutical Technology
By Pharmaceutical Technology Editors
Purdue?s RFID Pedigree Program Enters Pilot Phase
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