Global patent index - EP 0998896 A2

EP 0998896 A2 2000-05-10 - Medicine dispenser

Title (en)

Medicine dispenser

Title (de)

Medikamentenspender

Title (fr)

Distributeur de médicaments

Publication

EP 0998896 A2 (DE)

Application

EP 99122128 A

Priority

DE 19850890 A

Abstract (en)

Device for storing medicament in portions to be taken regularly has a signal giver which indicates to the patient when it is due to take the medicament. Device for storing medicament to be taken regularly comprises: (a) a container (6) for the medicament in the required portions to be taken; (b) a system for giving out amounts of the medicament in portions; (c) a time display which determines the time for taking the medicament; (d) a signal giver which gives a signal when it is due to take the medicament; and (e) a sensor which recognizes the removal of a portion of the medicament.

Abstract (de)

Die Erfindung richtet sich auf eine Vorrichtung zur Bevorratung von regelmäßig einzunehmenden Medikamenten mit folgenden Elementen: a) einem Vorratsbehälter für die in Portionen aufgeteilten Medikamente; b) einer Einrichtung zur portionsweisen Ausgabe von Medikamentenmengen; c) einem Zeitgeber zur Ermittlung der Fälligkeit einer Medikamenteinnahme; d) einem Signalgeber zur Anzeige der Fälligkeit einer Medikamenteinnahme; sowie, e) einem Sensor zur Erkennung der Entnahme einer Medikamentportion. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61J 7/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61J 7/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61J 7/0481 (2013.01); A61J 7/0436 (2015.05)

Citation (applicant)

None

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0998896 A2 20000510; EP 0998896 A3 20010207; DE 19850890 A1 20000511

INPADOC legal status

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