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The OTC Inhalers of the ‘90s are Back!

Thu, 2018-11-15 11:00
After a 7-year ban from the FDA due to CFC chemicals, Primatene Mist non-prescription asthma inhalers are back on the market.

The Future of Pharmacy Automation

Wed, 2018-11-14 11:00
Pharmacy automation offers increased speed, greater accuracy, and better confidentiality for patients.

Omega Design: Non-Pneumatic Pouch Inserter

Tue, 2018-11-13 14:36
Portable pouch feeder system feeds desiccants and oxygen scavengers into various package types at a low entry cost point.

Clinical Trial Offers Hope for HIV Cure

Tue, 2018-11-13 11:00
Gammora is a treatment intended to kill HIV-infected cells rather than suppress the spread of the virus.

Tamper Evident Labels Market to Surpass $7 Billion in Next 10 Years

Tue, 2018-11-13 09:37
A new Fact.MR Study shows strong growth from the pharmaceutical market, while a ‘high-speed’ market bolsters need.

Fitting Track and Trace into a Patient-First Culture

Mon, 2018-11-12 15:38
Catalent’s Bloomington, IN facility meets U.S. and European regulatory deadlines via a turnkey approach on a vial and syringe packaging suite.

THC Reduces Alzheimer’s Effects in Mice

Mon, 2018-11-12 11:00
The active ingredient in marijuana reduced the brain changes associated with Alzheimer’s disease in mice.

FDA Announces New Inspection Protocol Project

Fri, 2018-11-09 12:37
For sterile injectable drugs, NIPP is reported as the first in a planned series of new inspection protocols covering all dosage forms. Agency’s goal is for full implementation within two years.

CTI: Dual-Indicator Inks to Reduce Product Tampering and Counterfeiting

Fri, 2018-11-09 09:26
New ‘Tamper Heat’ and ‘Tamper Freeze’ inks combat product tampering from using extreme heat or cold to alter packaging.

FDA Approves Opioid 1,000x Stronger Than Morphine

Fri, 2018-11-09 07:00
The FDA says that Dsuvia is necessary to provide pain relief to soldiers, but critics are wary of a drug that powerful.

Robots That Drill Through Eyes Are All the Rage

Thu, 2018-11-08 11:00
Scientists have developed a nanometer-sized robot capable of drilling through eyeballs without causing damage.

Live From FutureLink 2018: Digital Connectivity and the Supply Chain

Wed, 2018-11-07 15:54
FutureLink 2018 focuses on patients at the point of care, identifying how technology and information sharing networks are beginning to transform the digital life sciences supply chain.

Dynamic Conveyor Corp.: Allergen Kit

Wed, 2018-11-07 15:23
Designed to prevent cross-contamination following product changeovers, the kit accompanies the company’s DynaClean® sanitary conveyors.

New Device Protects Eggs and Embryos Stored at Fertility Clinics

Wed, 2018-11-07 11:00
A doctor at the Columbia University Fertility Center came up with a way to prevent storage losses at fertility clinics.

New Palletizing Software for Prescription Mouthwash Line

Wed, 2018-11-07 09:13
At Xttrium Laboratories, a new line dedicated to 16-oz PET bottles of mouthwash features robotic palletizing software that greatly streamlines the palletizing process.

Blood Pressure Drug Recalled Due to Cancer Risk

Tue, 2018-11-06 11:00
Irbesartan tablets have been recalled due to the presence of an impurity believed to cause cancer.

Verification Router Service Moves from Theoretical to Practical

Tue, 2018-11-06 10:17
Work advances on look-up directories and testing. Live poll results show that most manufacturers plan to respond to requests using a solution provider participating in a VRS network.

Bottles Expected to Remain Top Pharmaceutical Package Type

Tue, 2018-11-06 05:23
New report examines packaging material types and trends such as eco-friendly options, as well as nano-enabled and blow/fill/seal technologies.

Shurtape: Printed Packaging Tapes

Mon, 2018-11-05 13:14
Expanded line of printed hot melt packaging tapes provide enhanced messaging that address supply chain challenges.

GW Pharma Announces US Launch of Cannabis-Based Drug

Mon, 2018-11-05 11:00
EPIDIOLEX is derived from cannabis, and the first in a new category of FDA-approved anti-epileptic drugs.

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