Magnus Hedman at Aurena discusses why it has turned out that the Bag-on-Valve (BoV) may in several cases be a suitable technology for products to make the switch, as marketers are looking for modern, innovative packaging that can attract consumers.
Steve Moore at Fix-a-Form International Ltd explains why pharmaceutical labelling goes far beyond functional requirements and fulfilling legal obligations.
Regulatory guidance for extractables and leachables exists, but only provides general recommendations for ensuring patient safety. Diane Paskiet, Laura Stubbs and Heike Kofler at West Pharmaceutical Services provide an overview of extractable and leachable science.
Dr Jérôme Freissmuth at Robert Bosch GmbH discusses how present developments of new devices are increasingly focused on patients’ needs. They give top priority to simplified handling, reduced pain, continuous documentation and facilitated adherence to medication intervals.