PALP – Pharmacy Accessory Label Printer (PALP)

Pharmacy Accessory Label Printers (PALP)

MPI’s Pharmacy Accessory Label Printers quickly and efficiently prints accurate barcoded labels to affix on ampoules, vials, and syringes. The PALP is comprised of a desktop printer and MPI’s exclusive Pak-EDGE® UD Barcode Labeling Software, which are offered in two (2) different models to best meet the specific labeling needs of each facility:

Direct Thermal Label Printer (DTLP): Provides the capability to print six (6) different size white labels, including white, red, yellow, and orange flag labels.

Thermal Transfer Label Printer (TTLP): Provides the capability to print clear stem flag labels only. Two options are available.


  • Multiple barcode formats, including all 2D and linear formats, and Advanced Barcode Builder capability
  • User-maintained product master file for quick recall of standard labels
  • Enhanced security options provide control of data files and labeling options.
  • Several different sizes of freezer-grade labels available
  • Compact size, small footprint
  • Includes MPI’s exclusive Pak-EDGE® UD Barcode Labeling Software
  • One year limited warranty included
  • CE, UL, C Marks

Medication Barcoding and Labeling

The labels created by the Pharmacy Accessory Label Printer and Pak-EDGE® UD Barcode Labeling Software are capable of accommodating all linear, 2D, and GS1 barcodes. The software used to generate these barcodes was developed exclusively by MPI and is continually upgraded to include the latest advances in barcode technology for pharmaceutical packaging. The software allows for unlimited number of barcode configurations, which typically include product NDC code, local expiration date, and date packaged.

Benefits of Implementation

MPI continually stays abreast of changes in packaging technology, standards, and guidelines and employs the highest standards of excellence to develop and deliver high-quality, reliable products including the most current features and functionality that contribute to saving patient lives through error-free medication packaging.

Technical Specifications

Size: 8.25″ L x 6.75″ W x 6.0″ H

Weight: 3.0 lbs./1.4kg (weight of printer only; no media or options)

Power: 100-240VAC, 50/60Hz

Safety: CE, UL, C

Hardware Requirements: Computer with Windows® 10 or higher operating system, 10 GB hard drive space, 8 GB RAM, available USB ports, desktop or network printer for reports, Internet access.

Software Requirements: Pak-EDGE® UD Barcode Labeling Software (provided with packaging system) with optional access to First DataBank drug data, imprints, and images database.

Material Requirements: Requires the use of MPI-authorized disposable materials.

Space Requirements: The PALP requires one (1) 120V outlet. Allow additional room and electrical outlets for your computer.

Barcodes Supported: All linear, 2D, and GS1 barcodes are supported.