Choosing an Automatic Pill Dispenser

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Who would benefit from a Pivotell® Automatic Pill Dispenser?


Pivotell® Automatic Pill Dispensers help older and vulnerable people remain living independently and safely at home. They have maximum impact where people are beginning to experience memory loss or confusion and a family member or carer is typically required to supervise their medication consumption.
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Which Dispenser is best for me?

There are 4 Pivotell® dispensers to choose between:
Pivotell® Mk3/11
Pivotell® Advance (more features)
Pivotell® Advance GSM (text/email alerts, pc programming)
Pivotell Pager (for hearing impaired)
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Pivotell® Advance

With a self locking secure shutter in the lid and a visible LCD display showing; date and time, time the next dose is due, doses remaining, & the battery level. The Pivotell® Advance incorporates important safety features to help both the user remain compliant with their medication regime and further support family members, carers and pharmacists.                                                                                     Patent No: SE 535 462 C2
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Pivotell® Mk3/11

The original Pivotell® Mk3/11 can alarm up to 28 times per day, or hold medication for up to 28 days.
Set the alarm for up to 1 hour if needed.
Choose AM/PM or 24hr clock.
Automatic DLS adjustment.
Start delay for Pharmacy Filling.
Review record of actual dispensing times.

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Pivotell® Advance GSM

With PC programming. 
Sends text and email warnings in the event of:
  1. Dose not taken
  2. 4 doses only remaining
  3. Half the alarm period has elapsed
  4. Dispenser has been left upside down
  5. Low battery
  6. Device error
The Pivotell® Advance GSM - enhanced security and display features, with a GSM module for text and email alerts if medication is not taken.
Patent No: SE 535 462 C2
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Pivotell® Pager

The Pivotell® Pager dispenser has an integral transmitter which triggers an alarm (vibration, sound or flashing light) on any of the Bellman® Visit 868 System receivers to alert the user that it is time to take their medication. Bellman System 868 Receivers can be purchased from Action on Hearing Loss.
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