Meeting the challenge of the storage of medicines in hot and humid climates: evidence to ensure quality of repackaging into compliance aids

  • At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: GLASS, Beverley (James Cook University, Pharmacy, Townsville, Australia)
  • Co-author(s): Beverley Dawn Glass:
    Sherryl Robertson: Pharmacy, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia
    Alison Haywood: Pharmacy, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia
  • Abstract:

    Background

    Compliance aid usage has increased among populations worldwide. Repackaging of a medicine involving removal from its primary packaging, invalidates the stability guarantee of the manufacturer, placing the responsibility on health professionals to make an informed decision of the implications of repackaging on quality. Light sensitive..

  • The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress. Please login