Presspart, manufacturer of deep draw MDI canisters and injection molded plastic actuators, will be revealing its Quantum Dose Indication System for MDI’s at Pharmapack North America in New York on June 9-10. It will be the product’s debut for the North American market, and Presspart will be located at booth 4019.
Boston-based E-pill Medication Reminders released a pill box for smart watches, which, with the recent release of Apple’s Watch, is an early entrance into the next phase of medication reminder smart technology.
The Accutab Personal Pillbox turns a smart watch into a medication adherence tool to organize a patient’s medications weekly. To do so, one would store them in their Accutab and then use their smart watch for a reminder of when to take their medication.
Rieke Packaging Systems earned a commendation in March for its Swift Doser, a dispenser designed as a solution for the oral dosing of medicines to animals.
The European Medicines Agency’s Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has issued new instructions to promote safe use of the fibrin sealants Tisseel, Tissucol, Artiss, and Beriplast P during surgery. This advice follows that issued for two other fibrin sealants, Evicel and Quixil, in November 2012. Employed to help reduce local bleeding, these sealants are typically dripped or sprayed onto bleeding tissue to form a fibrin clot.
Kaufman Container (Cleveland, OH) is celebrating its 100th Year Anniversary. Starting off in 1910 as a small glass-recycling operation, the company has grown into a provider and decorator of glass, plastic, aluminum, and metal containers, tubes, closures, celon bands, and dispensing systems, offering custom molds and package development. It serves customers in personal care, household and industrial chemical, automotive, pet and vet, pharmaceutical, food, and beverage markets.