Flashcards in Packaging Deck (9):
Why is the primary pack the most important?
Because it has direct contact with the drug
QC is only performed on the final pack-product combination. True or false?
False - on all the packs used for intermediate products too
Product-pack suitability is a "one time" test, usually performed at the stage of packaging development. True or false?
The product packaging material must guarantee the physical protection and prevent mechanical damages to the medicine e.g. cracks. True or false?
False - it should guarantee
The pack material in contact with the formulation should be inert. True or false?
False - it must be inert
Type I glass is the most inert glass and the best pharmaceutical grade. True or false?
Plastic is impermeable to gas. True or false?
False - it is a gas permeable material
What are the main advantages of laminates combining aluminium and plastic?