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Clinical Trial Packaging: Considerations and Challenges

Colin Newbould of Wasdell talks through the vital considerations when packaging drugs for clinical supply. He discusses the various challenges presented by blinding, randomisation and patient compliance before reflecting on how new practices such as just-intime labelling could help to overcome the complexities faced. He concludes that while every trial differs in how it approaches the issue of flexibility, it is clear that flexibility is often crucial to making a trial a success.