The Smart Drug Surveillance System monitors a patient’s compliance to their prescribed medical treatment. Drug is most effective when taken at its appropriate time and with prescribed dosage. It is quite common for patients to skip doses or consume little or more of the drug than is required. These are the negligence that the Smart Drug Surveillance System aims to cater.
The system is a microcontroller-based measuring tool. It’s integrated with GSM (Global System for Mobile communication) technology, which will send reports via SMS to the concerned, intimating them about the medicine dosage. The system works with the household ac-source but in case of power breakdown, it can function with an attached battery as well. It is cost-effective and user-friendly means of monitoring medication.