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Sensor-equipped pill raises technological, ethical questions

Medical Xpress - Fri 17 Nov 17

The first drug with a sensor embedded in a pill that alerts doctors when patients have taken their medications was approved by the Food and Drug Administration, raiding issues involving privacy, ...

Even Pills Are Going Digital

Discover Magazine - Wed 15 Nov 17

Not following medicine as prescribed can be costly — like $100 billion to $289 billion, as reported by The Atlantic in 2012. Not only that, but it can also harm patients and set back their ...

FDA approves first smart pill that tracks drug regimen compliance from the inside

Gizmag - Tue 14 Nov 17

The FDA has approved the first smart pill for use in the United States. Called Abilify MyCite, the pill contains a drug and an ingestible sensor that is activated when it comes into ...

New 'trackable' pill knows when it's being taken and can talk to doctors

The Independent - Tue 14 Nov 17

The drug talks to a patch put on the patients' skin

Gov't approves first-ever med with digital tracking system

Medical Xpress - Tue 14 Nov 17

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug in the United States with a digital ingestion tracking system in an unprecedented step to ensure that patients with mental disorders ...

Gov't approves first-ever med with digital tracking system, AP - Tue 14 Nov 17

FDA Approves First 'Digital' Pill: How Does It Work?

Livescience - Thu 16 Nov 17

A new "digital pill" can tell doctors whether a patient has taken his or her medicine.

FDA Approves Digital Pill That Lets Doctors Track You

Ubergizmo - Tue 14 Nov 17

In an ideal world, people who are sick would take their medicine in a timely and consistent manner, but unfortunately in the real world, sometimes people forget to take their medication, might ...

US regulators approve first digital pill to track patients

AP - Tue 14 Nov 17

WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. regulators have approved the first drug with a sensor that alerts doctors when the medication has been taken, offering a new way of monitoring patients but also ...

US regulators approve first digital pill to track patients, AP - Tue 14 Nov 17

FDA approves first drug that doctors can track remotely

Engadget - Tue 14 Nov 17

Doctors in the US might soon start prescribing a pill that can tell them whether you've truly taken your medication. The Food and Drug administration has approved the country's ...

Experts raise eyebrows at digital pill to monitor patients with schizophrenia

Arstechnica - Tue 14 Nov 17

Pill reports when it’s ingested in patients who may have delusions of being spied on.

FDA approves smart pill that lets doctors know when it's been swallowed

Techspot - Tue 14 Nov 17

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug in the US to come with a digital ingestion tracking system. The pill is embedded with a tiny sensor about the size of a grain of ...

FDA approves digital pill that tracks when patients take it

FOXNews - Tue 14 Nov 17

U.S. regulators have approved the first digital pill with an embedded sensor to track if patients are taking their medication properly, marking a significant step forward in the convergence ...

The FDA has approved the first digital pill

The Verge - Tue 14 Nov 17

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first digital pill for the US which tracks if patients have taken their medication. The pill called Abilify MyCite, is fitted with ...

FDA approves 'trackable' pill

BBC Technology - Tue 14 Nov 17

The schizophrenia tablets have an embedded sensor that tells doctors whether the patient has taken them.

U.S. approves digital pill that tracks when patients take it

Reuters - Tue 14 Nov 17

(Reuters) - U.S. regulators have approved the first digital pill with an embedded sensor to track if patients are taking their medication properly, marking a significant step forward in the ...

FDA approves first digital ingestion tracking system med

AP - Tue 14 Nov 17

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug in the United States with a digital ingestion tracking system, in an unprecedented move to ensure that ...

FDA Approves First Digital Ingestion Tracking System Med, Laboratory Equipment - Tue 14 Nov 17

FDA approves first digital drug to track if you take your meds - CNET

CNET Cutting Edge - Tue 14 Nov 17

The digital ingestion tracking system is the first to be approved in the United States. Say ahh.

FDA approves first drug in U.S. with digital ingestion tracking

Reuters - Mon 13 Nov 17

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Monday that it had approved Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co Ltd's Abilify MyCite, the first drug with a digital ingestion tracking system to ...

FDA approves schizophrenia digital ingestion sensor

Clinicaladvisor - Tue 21 Nov 17

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Abilify MyCite, which contains an ingestible sensor that records whether or not the medication was taken.

Eat your medicine: The FDA has approved a digital pill for med tracking

Fastcompany Tech - Tue 14 Nov 17

The next time your doctor asks you to open up and say ahhhh, don’t be surprised if it’s so she can have you swallow a digital pill. The Food and Drug Administration has approved ...

'Digital Pill' Lets Doctors Know It's Been Taken

WebMD - Tue 14 Nov 17

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has given the nod to Abilify MyCite, for use in patients with schizophrenia, an add-on treatment for depression, and to help control episodes of either ...

U.S. approves first pill with digital tracking device

The Hindu - Tue 14 Nov 17

U.S. regulators approve drug with sensor for patient compliance

Digital Pill Approved By FDA, But Some Worry It’s The Medical Equivalent Of A Tattletale

Kaiser Health News - Tue 14 Nov 17

The pill has sensors that alert doctors to when patients take their medication. But some warn the device could breed mistrust.