In the United States today there are literally hundreds of thousands of people who take medicine on a daily basis. The more often that doctors prescribe medicines to be taken for either the short term or the long term, the more likely it is that there can be accidental ingestion. This can manifest itself in the form of an accidental overdose by the patient, by someone who is intentionally wanting to harm himself, or by a child who has found a way to get into the bottle. Bottle security is a top priority for bottle manufacturers who strive to lower these risks for an accident with every new packaging plan. Something as simple as the proper plastic closure could reduce these risks tremendously.
We are a society that has benefited greatly from the development of medicine over the years. Continue reading