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Empty medicine containers with original labels that are filled with ineffective or harmful substitutes and re-introduced into the market by counterfeiters pose a risk to patients and a challenge to pharmaceutical manufacturers. With the Flexi-Cap security concept Schreiner MediPharm has developed a label-cap combination that protects the integrity of the original containers and helps to prevent their illegal reuse by means of clear, irreversible first-opening indication. At CPhI Worldwide 2019 in Frankfurt from November 5 to 7, Schreiner MediPharm will present Flexi-Cap Prime, the latest version that offers even higher safety.     Read more

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A new tamper-evident security concept for luer-lock syringes has been developed by labeling specialist Schreiner MediPharm: Cap-Lock features a combination of a cap adapter and label that firmly seals prefilled syringes and reliably indicates any first opening. This ensures the integrity of the primary container and prevents any undetected opening of the cap.     Read more

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A new forensic authentication feature for pharmaceutical labels is offered by Schreiner MediPharm in cooperation with Applied DNA Sciences: SigNature® DNA is a high-security feature based on DNA markers with which pharmaceutical manufacturers can protect their products against counterfeiting and patients against potential health risks. DNA markers are deemed to be impossible to counterfeit and recognized as forensic authentication evidence in courts of law.     Read more

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Schreiner MediPharm is offering a new sealing solution for tamper-proof closure of folding boxes and wallets. The Multi-Tear Closure Label is provided with a special combination of security effects that prevents undetected opening of pharmaceutical packaging. Thus, it satisfies the requirements of the EU Falsified Medicines Directive and the international ISO 21976:2018 standard, “Tamper Verification Features for Medicinal Product Packaging,” that is based on the European DIN EN 16679:2014.     Read more

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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