Prefilled Syringe Article DDD

Special Feature: Prefilled Syringes Pinpoint Stability, Compatibility & Safety

Author: Cindy H. Dubin, Contributor, Drug Development & Delivery

Prefilled syringes and injection devices continue to grow in importance as means of improving administration, compliance, safety, costs, and accuracy of drug delivery. The market for prefilled syringes has achieved significant progression in recent years. The pharmaceutical industry accepts prefilled drug technology as a proven format of choice for many parentally administered drugs. Because a product’s delivery system can affect patient compliance, easier-to-use devices have been linked to higher sales and market share.