FDA Approves Pill That Digitally Tracks if Patients Have Ingested it

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The FDA has approved Abilify MyCite, a pill with a sensor that digitally tracks whether patients have taken their medication.

“The system works by sending a message from the pill’s sensor to a wearable patch. The patch transmits the information to a mobile application so that patients can track the ingestion of the medication on their smart phone. Patients can also permit their caregivers and physician to access the information through a web-based portal.”

FDA Press Release →­

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