There’s no doubt that drug packing is the first we take notice on while picking med product. But the second important thing is pharmaceutical repackaging.
What pharmaceutical repackaging is?
Repackaging is an act of getting back finished med item from the bin where it was dispensed originally and placing it into separate one, at the same time remembering not to manipulate the substance.
This activity is carrying out by pharmacies and a lot of other specialized subjects.
It refers to tablets
and capsules especially. They’re repackaged from large containers and put into smaller ones, for example little blister packs. What is more, lotions and creams are about to be purchased in bulk and then repackaged into tinier tubes bottles tubes.
Why to repackage drugs?
Pharmaceutical repackaging is made for many different reasons, such as:
• lowering of the availability of drugs that could possibly be misused while substance is left over in a vial
• reducing many mistakes connected with preparing a dose from a vial in patient care centre
• providing specific groups of patients lower doses of acceptable sterile products that are unavaliable
• decreasing loss of substance
• supplying specificly sizedcontainer to be perfectly fitted for a particular device to apply medicine
• making a convenient conditions for a practitioner to give an injection to a patient
• conserving medicine supplies
• decreasing additional financial sources
Why pharmaceutical repackaging is so valuable?
Pharmaceutical repackaging is a demanding that needs vast amount of manufactoring power and financial costs.
But regardless this fact, it is necessary.
Safety of patients is the most significant value. Pharmaceutical repackaging provides protection and control over used medical products and at the same time reduce economic waste.