FDA Approves World’s First Digital Drug


WSJ—The antipsychotic pill signals smartphones when it reaches the gut so doctors can track whether patients are taking their medication.

FDA approves first drug in U.S. with digital ingestion tracking. (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Monday that it had approved Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co Ltd's Abilify MyCite, the first drug with a digital ingestion tracking system to be approved in the United States.