FDA approves a pill that tells your doctor whether you've swallowed it or not

A new pill that tells your doctor whether you're swallowing it or not has just been approved by the Food and Drug Administration.

The pill – a new version of Abilify by Otsuka Pharmaceutical – will have a digestible sensor in it that will let a patch worn by the patient know when the pill is going down the hatch. The patch will then relay the message to the patient's mobile app, and, like a game of telephone, the mobile app will send the info over to the doctor. (Of...

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By: Boing Boing - 4 days ago

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