Drug dispensing technology

Drug dispensing technology

M372/0280 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 43.7MB

Downloadable file size: 1.3MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Drug dispensing technology. Advanced dispensing system (ADS) device in its charging cradle. This device has been designed for the secure, monitored and remote treatment of heroin addiction. The main device is based on mobile telephone technology and allows the monitoring and control of the addict's use of a prescribed course of methadone, a drug to treat heroin addiction. Other drugs can also be used with this system. The drugs are delivered as a powder by inhaler technology using a specially designed cartridge (blue/orange). Advantages of the system include the ability to monitor and vary the dosages and prevent overdoses. Developed by GW Pharmaceuticals. Photographed in 2002.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 2002, addiction, addictive, ads, advanced dispensing system, british, cell, cellular, charger, charging, communication, communications, control, cradle, device, dosage, dose, drug, drugs, english, gw pharmaceuticals, healthcare, heroin, inhaler, instrument, medical, medicine, methadone, mobile phone, monitored, narcotic, narcotics, portable, recharging, regulated, supervised, technological, technology, telecommunication, telecommunications, telephone, tracked, treating, treatment

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.