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“Connectivity” and “Integrity of the Supply Chain” are two hot topics of the pharmaceutical industry to be addressed by Schreiner MediPharm at this year’s Pharmapack in Paris. On February 5 and 6, in Hall 7.2 at Booth D46, the pharma label specialist will present a special product innovation: a Robust RFID-Label delivering reliable end-to-end functionality from production to final use. Two other innovative products to be showcased ensure the integrity of primary containers: Cap-Lock for sealing prefilled syringes and Flexi-Cap Prime that irreversibly indicates any tampering attempt on a vial.     Read more

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Schreiner MediPharm, a specialist in innovative functional labels for the pharmaceutical industry, and PragmatIC, a world leader in low cost flexible electronics, have entered into a strategic partnership. The purpose of the cooperation is to offer manufacturers of pharmaceutical products and medical devices a more extensive portfolio of cost-efficient smart labels.     Read more

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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