May 4, 2010—American Health Packaging recently launched two additional SKUs to its growing unit dose line. Both items are AHP exclusives—AHP is the only barcoded unit dose offering in the marketplace.
• Tamsulosin HCl .4mg capsule (AB-rated to Flomax®)
• Valacyclovir HCl 500mg tablet (AB-rated to Valtrex®)
The line now stands at over 285 SKUs—over 80 of them are industry exclusives! These unit dose launches are part of an ongoing commitment to support health systems’ vital patient safety and bar coding initiatives. All American Health Packaging unit dose items are bar coded to the dose level and are stability test to support extended shelf life. In addition, our packages feature color-coded labels and “tall man” lettering to more easily distinguish products when selecting them for dispensing.
About American Health Packaging
Located in Columbus, Ohio, American Health Packaging has been in business for nearly 20 years. Our products support the bedside point-of-care and operating efficiency initiatives of health systems customers. Bar coded to the dose level, our unit dose line has grown substantially in recent years with more launches planned throughout 2010. Many of our products are industry exclusives—available only from American Health Packaging. They are commonly awarded to GPO’s and are distributed by the major wholesalers.