04361408 is referenced by 97 patents and cites 13 patents.

A timer and alarm apparatus suitable for complementary use with medication containers or other similar vessels. The timer includes an electronic elapsed time measuring unit and a display unit for indicating the elapsed time, an interval set unit for presetting a desired time period, an alarm unit to signal the conclusion of the preset interval and a reset unit to reinitiate the measurement of elapsed time. The timer also includes a unique capsule-shaped housing and includes an elastic strip for disposition about an appropriate container. The reset unit may be automatically responsive to the periodic dispensation of the contents of the container.

Title
Timer and alarm apparatus
Application Number
5/949800
Publication Number
4361408
Application Date
October 10, 1978
Publication Date
November 30, 1982
Inventor
Jonathan Wirtschafter
Minneapolis
MN, US
Agent
Steven G Parmelee
Assignee
Mediminder Development
MN, US
IPC
G08B 1/00
G04F 8/00
G04B 47/00
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