Cookie policy: This site uses cookies (small files stored on your computer) to simplify and improve your experience of this website. Cookies are small text files stored on the device you are using to access this website. For more information please take a look at our terms and conditions. Some parts of the site may not work properly if you choose not to accept cookies.

  • 5 of 7

Medicines packaging has been designed with the aim that products that are commonly prescribed together are not in similar colours. Colour-coding is also used to aid product checks in transit boxes

Generics manufacturer Teva redesigned its packaging in 2005 to reduce confusion over different medicines, and different strengths of the same medicine

Source  Courtesy of Teva