U.S. regulators approve first digital pill to track patients

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U.S. regulators approve first digital pill to track patients

This photo provided by Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. shows a rendering of the packaging for Abilify MyCite. On Monday, the FDA approved Abilify MyCite, the first drug in the United States with a digital ingestion tracking system, in an unprecedented move to ensure that patients with mental illness take the medicine prescribed for them.

U.S. regulators approve first digital pill to track patients

This photo provided by Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. shows a rendering of the packaging for Abilify MyCite. On Monday, the FDA approved Abilify MyCite, the first drug in the United States with a digital ingestion tracking system, in an unprecedented move to ensure that patients with mental illness take the medicine prescribed for them.