Take Your Medicine: This $1.5 Billion Health Startup’s Smart Pills Keep Patients From Forgetting

Take Your Medicine: This $1.5 Billion Health Startup’s Smart Pills Keep Patients From Forgetting


Publication Title
Forbes
Publication/Creation Date
April 1 2019
Creators/Contributors
Angel Au-Yeung (creator)
Duke University (contributor)
Leah Zullig (contributor)
University Of California At San Diego (contributor)
Jonathan Watanabe (contributor)
Harvard Medical School (contributor)
Brigham And Women's Hospital (contributor)
Niteesh K. Chouhdry (contributor)
Proteus Digital Health (contributor)
Andrew Thompson (contributor)
George Savage (contributor)
Otsuka Pharmaceutical (contributor)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
"Are patients taking their medications correctly, and are the medicines working? A handful of digital health startups tries to make it easier to tell — say, by embedding a tracking system into pills they swallow."
HCI Platform
Ingestible
Relation to Body
In
Related Body Part
Digestive Tract
Source
https://www.forbes.com/sites/angelauyeung/2019/04/01/take-your-medicine-this-15-billion-health-startups-smart-pills-keep-patients-from-forgetting