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John T McLaughlin: Medication dispensing system. Pyxis Corporation, Kelly Bauersfeld & Lowry, November 22, 1988: US04785969 (347 worldwide citation)

An improved medication dispensing system is provided for controlled preprogrammed dispensing of medication to a patient and for creating a retrievable patient medication record. The system includes a dispensing unit located, for example, at patient bedside within a hospital room or the like and adap ...


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Stephen B Kaufman, Aleandro DiGianfilippo, Tamara L Sager: Interactive medication delivery system. HealthTech Services, Fuller Ryan & Hohenfeldt, January 28, 1992: US05084828 (254 worldwide citation)

A medication delivery device includes a housing containing separate first and second storage locations for holding medication dosages away from access by the user. Associated separate first and second delivery mechanisms permit selective delivery of a medication dose from either the first or second ...


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Stephen B Kaufman, Aleandro DiGianfilippo, Tamara L Sager: Interactive medication delivery system. Healthtech Services Corporation, Ryan Kees & Hohenfeldt, July 12, 1994: US05329459 (193 worldwide citation)

A medication delivery device includes a housing containing separate first and second storage locations for holding medication dosages away from access by the user. Associated separate first and second delivery mechanisms permit selective delivery of a medication dose from either the first or second ...


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Stephen B Kaufman, Aleandro DiGianfilippo, Tamara L Sager, Alan R Meyer: Interactive patient assistance and medication delivery systems responsive to the physical environment of the patient. Healthtech Services, Fuller Ryan & Hohenfeldt, July 30, 1991: US05036462 (182 worldwide citation)

A medication delivery device measures a preselected physical parameter of a patient as well measures at least one preselected parameter in the patient's immediate environment that relates to the physical parameter. A control element compares the preselected physical parameter measured with the prese ...


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Jay A Batchelor: Medicament package for increasing compliance with complex therapeutic regimens. The Procter & Gamble Company, R C Witte, J V Gorman, M E Hilton, December 26, 1989: US04889238 (173 worldwide citation)

A medicament package for improving compliance with a therapeutic regimen. The therapeutic regimen involves a plurality of medications administered to a patient in a prescribed sequence and in accordance with specified intervals. The package includes a multiplicity of blister cards of generally unifo ...


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Richard E Gordon: Medication compliance aid for unit dose packaging. National Patent Development Corporation, Cushman Darby & Cushman, October 14, 1986: US04617557 (167 worldwide citation)

A compliance aid for medication including electronic circuitry to remind the patient when the next dose is due, in which removal of a dose of medicine interrupts individual conductors within the medication package and resets a timer and alarm. The electronic circuitry may be integrally housed within ...


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William B Snyder: Medication package and method. HealthTRAC Systems, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, Dennis M Carleton, October 24, 2006: US07126879 (160 worldwide citation)

A child resistant medication package and associated system can enable compliance and anti-diversion features. The medication package can include a timing reminder, can detect and record a compliance history of each dose of medication, and can include anti-tamper capabilities to ensure doses are remo ...


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John T McLaughlin: Medicine dispenser for home health care. Pyxis Corporation, Kelly Bauersfeld & Lowry, January 5, 1988: US04717042 (156 worldwide citation)

A medicine dispenser includes a container having a lid and a removable compartmentalized tray which can be positioned upon an interior container ledge and held within the container interior immediately beneath the lid when closed. The tray includes a series of apertures dimensioned and positioned on ...


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Hiroyasu Shimizu, Atsuo Inamura, Manabu Haraguchi: Drug dispensing apparatus. Sanyo Electric, Armstrong Nikaido Marmelstein & Kubovcik, May 12, 1987: US04664289 (149 worldwide citation)

A drug dispensing apparatus includes a drug dispensing unit and a control unit. The apparatus dispenses an individual drug dose or doses to a common collection area from one or more drug dispensing cartridges for packaging. The drug dispensing unit of the apparatus is internally provided with a plur ...


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James R Rowlett Jr: Medication dispensing apparatus. James R Rowlett Jr, Macmillan Sobanski & Todd, September 4, 1990: US04953745 (140 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to an apparatus for dispensing a selected one of a plurality of drugs. The apparatus includes a plurality of individual dispensing mechanisms which are contained within a cabinet. Each of the dispensing mechanisms is adapted to store a plurality of a selected drug unit ...