Over the last decade the pharmaceutical industry has witnessed significant changes with regards to drug product packaging. With pharma companies developing and bringing more advanced medicines and niche orphan drugs to the market, there has been a notable change in drug product packaging requirements.
Drug product packaging has evolved from large scale blockbuster production of tablets / capsules into bottles, to more niche, small scale medicines being supplied in complex medical kits and parenteral delivery forms as drugs become more personalized to the patient.
Whilst trying to develop more streamlined and innovative packaging, pharma companies and CDMO’s alike face a series of challenges such as; addressing counterfeiting to ensure drug integrity, encouraging patient compliance, producing more eco-friendly packaging, balancing child resistance and geriatric accessibility, all with the ultimate aim of ensuring that their pack designs meet the needs of the patient.
In this ebook our Subject Matter Experts will explore some of the biggest trends in the pharmaceutical packaging market, providing insight into key considerations for the various specialized packaging formats and the impact they could have on the drug product supply chain.