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Japan's Otsuka to roll out first 'digital pill' in US next spring

Innovative medicine is smart enough to tell you when you forget to take it

Abilify tablets containing sensors developed by Otsuka Pharmaceutical

TOKYO -- Japan's Otsuka Pharmaceutical plans to roll out the world's first commercial "digital pill" in the U.S. as early as next spring. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration in November green-lighted the drugmaker to produce and sell the product, Abilify MyCite.

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