Innovations in Pharma Packaging Technologies

    Published on:September 2021
    Journal of Young Pharmacists, 2021; 13(3):197-200
    Review Article | doi:10.5530/jyp.2021.13.41

    Swati Mittal*, Bhavisha Wadhwani, Monika Lakhani

    Department of Pharmaceutics, Vivekanand Education Society’s College of Pharmacy, Mumbai, Maharashtra, INDIA.


    “Need is an auspicious element of all Inventions”, this phrase describes ongoing technology towards pharmaceutical packaging. Packaging in a pharmaceutical company is an intensive, comprehensive work consisting of various tasks right from containment of products to its protection followed by checking and delivering the product. Henceforth the responsibility of packaging within the market cannot be underestimated. Flow for packaging is the protection and preservation of items, with market communication and regulatory information to consumers. A few years back packaging industries relied on preserving the standard and quality of the enclosed product, where nowadays they are focussing on stability, shelf life, and convenience of the product, also prevention from tampering and counterfeiting of product and ensure its safety. Hence In the future product designing gives a restful impact to the users, so its packaging should complement its features as well. The packaging industries are on the path of developing newer and sophisticated concepts and thus industries are on the verge of astonishing innovations in this field to improve patient adherence to drug regimens.

    Key words: Convenience, Counterfeiting, Drug regimens, Pharmaceutical packaging, Recent trends, Tampering.

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