Concept
UPC is a product code given to a particular drug ; it encodes 16 digits as
CCCBBBBBFFSSSSPP the first '3' i.e 'CCC' - representing the 'company' of the drug
the second ‘5’ i.e 'BBBBB' - representing the ' name' of the drug
the third '2' i.e 'FF' - representing the ' type ' of the drug
the fourth '4' i.e 'SSSS' - representing the 'strength' of the drug
the last '2' i.e 'PP' - representing the preventive code to protect from duplication.
For Example:
CROCIN TABLET CROCIN SYRUP
Company      : GLAXO SMITHKLINE Company      : GLAXO SMITHKLINE
Name           : CROCIN Name           : CROCIN
Drug type     : TABLET Drug type     : SYRUP
Strength       : 500 mg Strength       : 125 mg
Safety code  : 00
Safety code  : 00
U P C : GSKCROCITB050000 U P C : GSKCROCISY012500

Thus, at a single click, UPC throws full light on a particular drug and gives the required drug details that will be handy and hassle free for easy reference and also to save the precious time of the busy users.
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