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UCB / OXO Cimzia® PFS / Prefilled syringe

UCB / OXO Cimzia® PFS
UCB / OXO Cimzia® PFS

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

The UCB/OXO Cimzia® PFS prefilled syringe is the
first ever syringe designed for patients with arthritis. It
makes patients feel more in control and empowered
during their self-injection, instead of
reminding them of their illness. The nonslip finger
grip allows the syringe to be held steadily; a finger loop enables
easy cap removal and prevents accidental needle
sticks; an oversized plunger rod and a large rubberized
thumb pad aid pushing the plunger; the clear
oval syringe barrel assists in needle placement and
improves visibility. The redesigned syringe allows
patients to exert an average of 48% more force than with a traditional syringe.

Client / Manufacturer

UCB

UCB
Brussels, Belgium

Design

Smart Design

Smart Design
New York, NY, United States

Eric Freitag, Dan Formosa,Boris Kontorovich, Joern Vicari, Steve Vordenberg

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