Ahold sells Rx bottles with smart caps

Ahold sells Rx bottles with smart caps

At a time when many Americans don’t take medications as directed, Ahold is offering prescription bottle caps with a built-in timer that lets patients know when it’s time for another dose.

The Rx Timer Cap features an LCD timer on the cap that works like a stopwatch, letting users know the hours and minutes since they last opened the bottle.

Each time the cap is opened, the timer resets back to zero. When the cap is closed, the timer automatically begins counting up the hou

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