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For safe disposal of patches containing active ingredients Schreiner MediPharm developed the Patch-Safe specialty label for PS Marketing & Outsourcing GmbH. The multilayer label is applied to sachets and reliably seals a used transdermal patch between two layers. In the case of patches containing high concentrations of opioids, an accidental transfer of active ingredients to the skin and the resulting health risks, as well as potential abuse, can thus be prevented.     Read more

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B. Braun Medical Inc., located in Bethlehem, PA, recently launched its prefilled syringe of Heparin Sodium Injection, USP (United States Pharmacopeia; compendium of drug information) which utilizes Schreiner MediPharm’s label-integrated Needle-Trap system to the U.S. market. According to B. Braun, this is the first prefilled heparin syringe with an integrated needle protection device approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).     Read more

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Schreiner MediPharm has combined its expertise in innovative specialty labels and integrated solutions with folding box manufacturer Edelmann. The result is a smart medicine packaging solution with diverse digital features. It includes the BitSecure copy detection technology for fast and reliable product authentication as well as a closure seal with an integrated NFC chip and an additional void effect for tamper evidence.     Read more

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Schreiner MediPharm in cooperation with Swiss-based Ypsomed developed an NFC-Label that is applied to the YpsoMate® autoinjector and transmits stored information about the medication to its electronic add-on – the novel SmartPilot™. Thus, the data recorded about the use of the autoinjector logged by the SmartPilot™ are ideally complemented. The resulting connected device enhances the safety of patients and assists them in the self-administration of medicines in order to better comply with prescribed therapies.     Read more

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Schreiner MediPharm’s trade fair presentation at Pharmapack 2019 in Paris will be fully focused on smart packaging solutions. On February 6 and 7, in Hall 7.2, Booth B32, the specialist for innovative labels and marking solutions with value-added benefits will showcase its latest product development in the field of digital therapy monitoring: The new “Smart Vial Kit” enables electronic tracking and monitoring of medication dispensing and intake.     Read more

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For UV and light protection of particularly sensitive medicines such as biopharmaceuticals, biosimilars, blood products, vaccines and vitamin preparations, Schreiner MediPharm developed three novel labels at various safety levels. They reliably protect liquid substances in transparent glass containers against the damaging effects of exposure to UV irradiation and light. At the same time, they make it possible to check the liquid in the container for its impeccable original condition.     Read more

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A novel dosing syringe label by Schreiner MediPharm supports reliable and exact dosing of a medicine for children as part of a clinical trial. The specialty label was developed for the syringe system made by Raumedic. It serves as a visual barrier, protecting the adjustment button and prevents healthcare staff from accidently activating the mechanism too early. Potential dosage errors of the medicine and false trial outcomes can thus be avoided.     Read more

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The EU Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) requires pharmaceutical manufacturers to serialize their products and to provide secondary product packaging with an anti-tampering device. Primary containers or devices such as pens and autoinjectors for self-medication, however, are not included in these requirements yet. Schreiner MediPharm has developed an NFC-Label for autoinjectors that enables digital tamper evidence on primary packaging and makes it possible for pharmaceutical manufacturers to close this risk gap.     Read more

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The Europe-wide Falsified Medicines Directive 2011/62/EU coming into force in February 2019 requires all pharmaceutical manufacturers to mark their prescription medicine packaging with a serial number and an additional tamper protection device. Schreiner MediPharm’s multifunctional Covert-Hologram Seal with an irreversible, holographic effect offers reliable first-opening indication and tamper evidence, plus counterfeiting protection, and complies with the requirements of the EU Directive.     Read more

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Schreiner MediPharm in collaboration with tube manufacturer Neopac and machine producer Harro Höfliger developed an innovative label for a pharmaceutical tube. The special marking label encloses the tube like a pocket, offers ample space for information and can be automatically dispensed on packaging lines.     Read more