Save Time And Money By Leveraging Pharma Shipping Regulations
Life science shippers are losing efficiency and the disconnect between product stability data and shipping specifications causes millions of products to be discarded each year.
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3 Tips For Safe, Secure Healthcare Shipping
All businesses need their shipments to go smoothly — nothing damaged, lost or late, and no last-minute surprises. And this is especially true in the healthcare sector, where a shipping mistake can cost not just dollars, but the health of a patient. By FedEx Custom Critical
Protecting Pharmaceuticals From Degradation
Pharmaceuticals are subject to a variety of degradation pathways that compromise drug safety and shelf-life. By far the greatest degradation is caused by hydrolysis and oxidation. However, other mechanisms include racemization, photodegradation, elimination, and complexation. By Adrian Possumato
Clinical Trial Logistics In Africa: Ensuring Quality, Compliance And Control
Today’s Africa has increasingly become a source of fascination for pharmaceutical researchers drawn to the study and control of both communicable diseases such as malaria, tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS as well as diseases of the developed world like cancer, diabetes, hypertension and chronic respiratory disease. By World Courier
Scientific Standards For Ambient Temperature Profile Development
Storing and shipping highly temperature-sensitive drug products requires sophisticated packaging to ensure that the product remains safe and viable — from the manufacturing plant to the end user. By: Kenneth Maltas, Vice President of Engineering Auston Matta, Engineering Team Lead R&D Kevin O’Donnell, Technical Director D’Arcy Ryan, Director of Marketing
Meeting Technical Challenges In Desiccant Dispensing
Christopher Garrod knew he would need a desiccant in his sample bottles of Vimovo, but after speaking with his R&D team, Garrod, a senior engineer on the Packaging Process Execution Team for AstraZeneca, immediately realized it would present a unique challenge. Vimovo, a fixed-dose combination of enteric-coated naproxen and immediate release esomeprazole, is a highly moisture sensitive drug. The atmospheric exposure limits for the desiccant were a lot tighter than any product they had packaged before, presenting Garrod with his first challenge
Pharmaceutical Company Cuts Packaging Costs
In tough economic times, First Priority, manufacturer of generic veterinary pharmaceutical products, decided it was time to take a hard look at where they could cut costs without compromising on efficiencies and quality of their products.