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Prefilled devices

Trends in prefilled drug delivery devices

20/02/2018
Introduction Modern patients want therapies that are effective and convenient to take. Someone who needs a medicine daily is more likely to comply with the treatment if the drug in question is easy...
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Can You Inject Without the Needle?

25/01/2018
by Daphne Allen - Medical Device Business A Pharmapack 2018 speaker explains a new needle-free approach that could suit biologics and support digital health. Patients aren’t typically thrilled by the...
OTC

Trends in OTC pharma packaging

12/12/2017
While physically over-the-counter (OTC) medicine packaging may mirror the prescription drug market, with continued strong demand for plastic primary pharmaceutical and blister packs, the underlying...
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HOW PHARMACEUTICAL PACKAGING AND DRUG DELIVERY DEVICES HAVE CHANGED IN THE LAST 20 YEARS

29/11/2017
An overview of 20 years of Pharmapack awards Dr Pascale Gauthier , Pharmacist PhD, UMR MEDIS 454, Faculty of Pharmacy, Auvergne University - 63000 Clermont-Ferrand – France. Extract from presentation...
Children packaging

Making pharma packaging work better for children and the elderly

31/10/2017
Modern pharmaceutical packaging needs to prevent children from accidentally ingesting medicines, but without becoming too difficult for the elderly to use. We review some current trends in child-...
Biologics article

The challenge of packaging biologics

26/09/2017
Biologics are a huge growth area and promise many groundbreaking new treatments in the future. But their radical difference from traditional drugs raises some unique challenges in terms of packaging...
Patient adherence

New horizons in patient adherence

09/08/2017
With medication errors and suboptimal use costing billions of dollars every year, it’s no wonder that multiple sectors of the pharmaceutical world are exploring new ways to improve patient adherence...
Pharmapack Europe 2018

Serialisation improves public health

03/07/2017
All pharmaceutical companies selling drugs in the US must be partially compliant with the FDA serialisation regulations since January 2015. And since the beginning of 2017 all drugs sold in the EU...
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Just’another innovation

02/02/2017
Featuring in the 2017 edition of Pharmapack Innovation Gallery is Just’Adose by Plastifrance. It’s a familiar scene for every parent: when your child is ill and in need of medication or a syrup, over...
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Leca Graphics is the folding carton boxes division of Group Lantero

13/01/2017
Leca Graphics is the folding carton boxes division of Group Lantero. Since it was created in 1966, Leca Graphics specializes in sectors with a high added value, having gained a differential know-how...
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Pharma firms 'on the hook' with Brazil's new law on serialization, says Pharmapack speaker

13/01/2017
By Daphne Allen in Drug-Delivery Devices Late 2016 was a busy season for Brazil, as the end of the year saw several developments in Brazil’s serialization program for medicines, Peter Schmitt ,...
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Pharmapack Awards winner returns to show with new smart sensor and more

09/01/2017
By Daphne Allen in Drug-Delivery Devices Biocorp , which has previously won Pharmapack Awards for its connected devices Datapen and Easylog, returns to the show February 1-2 at Booth H8 with new...

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