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blister pack

A disposable package consisting of a clear plastic overlay affixed to a cardboard backing for protecting and displaying a product.

blister pack

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A method of protecting individual doses of medications within a transparent cavity or cell made from a dome-shaped plastic barrier. The barrier separates one dose from another, protects the medication from moisture, and keeps it from being crushed or damaged during transportation or storage. Each dose of the medication can be individually released or unwrapped without affecting the integrity of the neighboring doses.
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Deblister[TM] product recovery system allows drug companies to recover inventory by punching holes in the blister packages and retrieving the tablets so they can be repackaged.
Some Children's TYLENOL(R) Meltaways 80 mg and Children's TYLENOL(R) SoftChews 80 mg are packaged in a blister package designed to be convenient for parents who need dosing flexibility depending on the age or weight of the child.
Blister packages using the laminates are also cost-effective, as they require less material and leave a smaller footprint than all-aluminum blisters.
The FDA has advised pharmacists to dispense the anticoagulant medication dabigatran etexilate mesylate (Pradaxa) only in the original manufacturer bottles or blister packages because of concerns about product breakdown, according to a MedWatch statement.
The system is designed to address the dynamics of maintaining cost efficient flow-wrapping uptime performance and assuring individual package quality for cheese, red meat, sausage, bakery products, nuts, dried fruits, coffee, milk powder, sauce and soup powdered mixes, salad, pharmaceutical blister packages, medical device packages, and other oxygen-sensitive products.