Japanese drug pictograms

This seems like a very sensible nurse- and patient-friendly idea. I wonder if it will come to the U.S. Via Pink Tentacle:
The Risk/Benefit Assessment of Drugs-Analysis and Response (RAD-AR) Council of Japan has released a new batch of pictograms for use on pharmaceutical packaging. No more deciphering complicated dosage directions and warnings — a glance is all it takes now.

Although these pictograms are in Japanese, you can apparently download the entire set in English if you want to register:

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