DE10218997A1 - Device for singly removing tablets, pills and the like from blister packaging units comprises a housing, a lid and a core unit whose size and shape corresponds to the size and shape of blister elements - Google Patents

Device for singly removing tablets, pills and the like from blister packaging units comprises a housing, a lid and a core unit whose size and shape corresponds to the size and shape of blister elements

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DE10218997A1
DE10218997A1 DE2002118997 DE10218997A DE10218997A1 DE 10218997 A1 DE10218997 A1 DE 10218997A1 DE 2002118997 DE2002118997 DE 2002118997 DE 10218997 A DE10218997 A DE 10218997A DE 10218997 A1 DE10218997 A1 DE 10218997A1
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Alexander Christ
Guido Endert
Horst Wergen
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CHRIST Alexander
ENDERT Guido
WERGEN Horst
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CHRIST Alexander
ENDERT Guido
WERGEN Horst
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    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B67OPENING, CLOSING OR CLEANING BOTTLES, JARS OR SIMILAR CONTAINERS; LIQUID HANDLING
    • B67BAPPLYING CLOSURE MEMBERS TO BOTTLES JARS, OR SIMILAR CONTAINERS; OPENING CLOSED CONTAINERS
    • B67B7/00Hand- or power-operated devices for opening closed containers
    • B67B7/30Hand-operated cutting devices
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61JCONTAINERS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR MEDICAL OR PHARMACEUTICAL PURPOSES; DEVICES OR METHODS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR BRINGING PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCTS INTO PARTICULAR PHYSICAL OR ADMINISTERING FORMS; DEVICES FOR ADMINISTERING FOOD OR MEDICINES ORALLY; BABY COMFORTERS; DEVICES FOR RECEIVING SPITTLE
    • A61J7/00Devices for administering medicines orally, e.g. spoons; Pill counting devices; Arrangements for time indication or reminder for taking medicine
    • A61J7/0076Medicament distribution means
    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B65CONVEYING; PACKING; STORING; HANDLING THIN OR FILAMENTARY MATERIAL
    • B65DCONTAINERS FOR STORAGE OR TRANSPORT OF ARTICLES OR MATERIALS, e.g. BAGS, BARRELS, BOTTLES, BOXES, CANS, CARTONS, CRATES, DRUMS, JARS, TANKS, HOPPERS, FORWARDING CONTAINERS; ACCESSORIES, CLOSURES, OR FITTINGS THEREFOR; PACKAGING ELEMENTS; PACKAGES
    • B65D83/00Containers or packages with special means for dispensing contents
    • B65D83/04Containers or packages with special means for dispensing contents for dispensing annular, disc-shaped, or spherical or like small articles, e.g. tablets or pills
    • B65D83/0445Containers or packages with special means for dispensing contents for dispensing annular, disc-shaped, or spherical or like small articles, e.g. tablets or pills all the articles being stored in individual compartments
    • B65D83/0463Containers or packages with special means for dispensing contents for dispensing annular, disc-shaped, or spherical or like small articles, e.g. tablets or pills all the articles being stored in individual compartments formed in a band or a blisterweb, inserted in a dispensing device or container
    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B67OPENING, CLOSING OR CLEANING BOTTLES, JARS OR SIMILAR CONTAINERS; LIQUID HANDLING
    • B67BAPPLYING CLOSURE MEMBERS TO BOTTLES JARS, OR SIMILAR CONTAINERS; OPENING CLOSED CONTAINERS
    • B67B7/00Hand- or power-operated devices for opening closed containers

Abstract

The device for singly removing tablets, pills and the like from blister packaging units comprises a housing (1), a lid (2) and a core unit (3) whose size and shape corresponds to the size and shape of blister elements.

Description

  • [0001]
    Die Erfindung betrifft eine Vorrichtung zur Einzelentnahme von z. The invention relates to a device for the individual withdrawal of z. B. Tabletten und Dragees aus Blisterverpackungen (Kapselspender). As tablets and coated tablets from blister packs (capsule dispenser).
  • [0002]
    Tabletten oder Dragees werden im Allgemeinen aus Blisterverpackungen durch Ausdrücken der die Tabletten oder Drages enthaltenden Näpfe entnommen. Tablets or coated tablets are removed from blister packs in general terms by which the tablets or dragees containing wells. Eine andere Möglichkeit den Inhalt der Näpfe freizulegen besteht darin, die Schutzfolie abzuziehen. Another way to expose the contents of the wells is to remove the plastic film.
  • [0003]
    Das Öffnen solcher Blisterverpackungen erfordert vom Patienten besonderes feinmotorisches Geschick. Opening such blister packages requires special fine motor skills by the patient. Beide Arten der Entnahme können deshalb für ältere Menschen mit steifen, gichtigen Fingern schwierig bzw. gänzlich unmöglich sein. Both types of removal may therefore be difficult for older people with stiff, gnarled fingers or completely impossible. Es besteht die Gefahr, dass mehrere Tabletten ungewollt gleichzeitig entnommen werden oder zumindest andere Tablettennester beschädigt werden. There is a danger that several tablets are removed unintentionally simultaneously or at least other tablets nests are damaged. In einem solchen Fall ist der Inhalt nicht mehr ausreichend geschützt, je nach Art des Medikaments kann dieses allein durch Luftkontakt bzw. unbeabsichtigte Kontamination seine Wirkung verändern oder sogar verlieren. In such a case, the content is no longer sufficiently protected, depending on the type of drug that can alter its effect only by air contact or accidental contamination or even lose.
  • [0004]
    Aufgabe der Erfindung ist es eine zuverlässige/einfache Einnahmenvorrichtung für Tabletten aus Blisterverpackungen bereitzustellen, die den Patienten insbesondere in schwierigen Situationen, dabei unterstützt, die Blisterverpackung zu öffnen und den Inhalt zu entnehmen (bzw. diesen in einem medizinischem Gerät z. B. zur Einnahme des Medikaments zu positionieren). The object of the invention is to provide a reliable / easy revenue device for tablets from blister packs to open the patient, especially in difficult situations, it supports the blister package and remove the contents (and their z in a medical unit. B. to taking to move the drug).
  • [0005]
    Die erfindungsgemäße Aufgabe wird gelöst durch Öffnungshilfe, welche den Blister fasst, öffnet und den Inhalt freigibt; The inventive object is achieved by means of an opening aid, which holds the blister opens and releases the content; anschließend wird der Inhalt ausgedrückt und fällt in ein medizinisch-technisches Gerät bzw. liegt zur Einnahme bereit. Subsequently, the content is expressed, and falls in a medical-technical device and is ready for intake.
  • [0006]
    Das Öffnen des Blisters geschieht unter Zuhilfenahme der Erfindung wesentlich zuverlässiger und sicherer. Opening the blister done much more reliable and safer with the aid of the invention. Die Vorrichtung kann vom Benutzer sicher gefasst und bedient werden. The device can be safely taken by users and uses. Die Nester werden einzeln geöffnet, die anderen Kapsein bleiben bis zur weiteren Öffnung des Blisters vorschriftsmäßig geschützt. The nests are individually opened, the other Kapsein remain properly protected until further opening of the blister.
  • [0007]
    Auch Patienten mit eingeschränkten physischen und motorischen Fähigkeiten können die Erfindung problemlos handhaben und so zuverlässig und sicher an die für sie oft lebenswichtigen Pharmazeutika gelangen. Patients with impaired physical and motor skills can handle the invention easily and get as reliable and safe at the vital times for them pharmaceuticals.
  • [0008]
    Die Erfindung wird nachfolgend anhand von Ausführungsbeispielen der beigefügten Zeichnungen, dargestellt und beschrieben. The invention is described with reference to embodiments of the accompanying drawings illustrated and described. Es zeigen: Show it:
  • [0009]
    Fig. 1 die Vorrichtung zur Einzelentnahme von Tabletten und Dragees aus Blisterverpackungen Fig. 1, the device for removal of single tablets and coated tablets from blister packs
  • [0010]
    Die in Fig. 1 dargestellte perspektivische Zeichnung zeigt eine Vorrichtung zur Einzelentnahme von Tabletten und Dragees aus Blisterverpackungen (Kapselspenders) mit eingelegtem Blister sowie einen weiteren Blister in der Aufsicht mit angedeutetem Inhalt. The illustrated in Fig. 1 perspective drawing showing an apparatus for removal of single tablets and coated tablets from blister packs (capsule dispenser) with an inserted blister pack and another blister in plan view with indicated content.
  • [0011]
    Der Kapselspender besteht aus einem Gehäuse ( 1 ) auf das der Deckel ( 2 ) aufgesetzt ist. The capsule dispenser comprises a housing (1) on which the lid (2) is attached. Deckel ( 2 ) und Gehäuse ( 1 ) sind gegeneinander verdrehbar aneinander gefügt. Lid (2) and housing (1) are mutually joined rotatably to one another.
  • [0012]
    Der Deckel ( 2 ) und das Innenteil ( 3 ) sind durch die Ausführung der Führung ( 5 ) axial beweglich aneinander gefügt. The lid (2) and the inner part (3) are joined by the embodiment of the guide (5) axially movably together. Die Feder ( 4 ) hält den Deckel ( 2 ) und das Innenteil ( 3 ) auf Abstand. The spring (4) holds the lid (2) and the inner part (3) at a distance. An der unteren Stirnfläche des Innenteils ( 3 ) befindet sich die Bohrung ( 11 ), diese sitzt auf dem Zapfen ( 10 ) des Gehäuse ( 1 ) dadurch ist das Innenteil ( 3 ) nebst Deckel ( 2 ) im Gehäuse ( 1 ) drehbar gelagert. At the lower end face of the inner part (3) is the bore (11), this sitting on the pin (10) of the housing (1) characterized the inner part (3) together with the cover (2) in the housing (1) rotatably mounted.
  • [0013]
    Zwischen Innenteil ( 3 ) und Gehäuse ( 1 ) ist der Blister ( 6 ) eingespannt. Between the inner part (3) and housing (1) of the blister (6) is clamped. Die Klinge ( 8 ) steht im unteren Bereich des Gehäuses dem Blister ( 6 ) entgegen. The blade (8) is opposed in the lower portion of the housing of the blister (6). Wird der Deckel ( 2 ) gedreht, dreht sich gleichermaßen das Innenteil ( 3 ) über der Klinge ( 8 ), diese schneidet den Blister ( 6 ) auf. If the lid (2) is rotated, both the inner member (3) rotates about the blade (8), that cuts the blister (6).
  • [0014]
    Durch Druck auf den Deckel ( 2 ) stülpt sich dieser in axialer Richtung weiter über das Gehäuse ( 1 ) gegen die Feder ( 4 ). By pressure on the cover (2) inside out, this further over the housing in the axial direction (1) against the spring (4). Der Bund des Deckels ( 2 ) schiebt dabei den Auswerfer ( 7 ) nach unten. The collar of the lid (2) pushes the ejector (7) downwards. Dadurch wird eine Kapsel aus dem Blister ( 6 ) geschoben und fällt nach unten, dort kann sie durch die Öffnung ( 9 ) entnommen bzw. einem med.-techn. Thereby, a capsule is pushed out of the blister (6) and falls downwards, where it can be removed or a med.-techn through the opening (9). Gerät zugeführt werden. Apparatus are supplied.

Claims (8)

  1. 1. Vorrichtung zur Einzelentnahme von z. 1. A device for individual removal of z. B. Tabletten und Dragees aus Blisterverpackungen, bestehend aus einem Gehäuse mit Deckel und einem Kern, deren Größe und Anordnung der Größe und Anordnung der Blisterverpackungen entspricht. As tablets and coated tablets from blister packs, consisting of a housing corresponding with lid and a core whose size and arrangement of the size and arrangement of the blister packs.
  2. 2. Vorrichtung nach Anspruch 1, dadurch gekennzeichnet, dass die Blisterverpackung ( 6 ) im Gehäuse ( 1 ) um den Kern ( 3 ) positioniert wird. 2. Device according to claim 1, characterized in that the blister pack (6) is positioned in the housing (1) around the core (3).
  3. 3. Vorrichtung nach Anspruch 1 oder 2, dadurch gekennzeichnet dass die Blisterverpackung ( 6 ) im Gehäuse ( 1 ) durch eine andere Haltevorrichtung positioniert wird. 3. Device according to claim 1 or 2, characterized in that the blister pack (6) in the housing (1) is positioned by another holding device.
  4. 4. Vorrichtung nach Anspruch 3, dadurch gekennzeichnet dass die Blisterverpackung ( 6 ) z. 4. Apparatus according to claim 3, characterized in that the blister pack (6) z. B. über eine Drehbewegung des Deckels ( 2 ) durch das Gehäuse ( 1 ) transportiert wird. , Via a rotational movement of the lid (2) through the housing (1) is transported.
  5. 5. Vorrichtung nach Anspruch 4, dadurch gekennzeichnet dass die Blisterverpackung ( 6 ) z. 5. Device according to claim 4, characterized in that the blister pack (6) z. B. über eine Drehbewegung durch das Gehäuse ( 1 ) transportiert und dabei Nest für Nest von der Klinge ( 8 ) geöffnet wird. B. transported via a rotary motion through the housing (1) and thereby nest for nest of the blade (8) is opened.
  6. 6. Vorrichtung nach Anspruch 5, dadurch gekennzeichnet dass das geöffnete Nest der Blisterverpackung ( 6 ) beim Transport durch das Gehäuse ( 1 ) über den Auswerfer ( 7 ) geführt wird, welcher die Kapsel ( 12 ) aus dem geöffnetetm Blisternest schiebt und zur Entnahme freigibt. 6. Apparatus according to claim 5, characterized in that the open cavity of the blister pack (6) during transport through the housing (1) via the ejector (7) is guided, wherein the capsule (12) shifts from the geöffnetetm Blisternest and removal frees ,
  7. 7. Vorrichtung nach einem der Ansprüche 1 bis 5, dadurch gekennzeichnet dass ein nicht manueller Antrieb zum Transport der Blisterverpackung ( 6 ) durch das Gehäuse ( 1 ) vorgesehen ist. 7. Device according to one of claims 1 to 5, characterized in that a non-manual drive for conveying the blister pack (6) through the housing (1) is provided.
  8. 8. Vorrichtung nach einem der Ansprüche 1 bis 6, dadurch gekennzeichnet, dass die Kapsel ( 12 ) nach Öffnen der Blisterverpackung ( 6 ) direkt einem med.-techn. 8. Device according to one of claims 1 to 6, characterized in that the capsule (12) after opening the blister package (6) directly to a med.-techn. Gerät zugeführt wird, welches mit Hilfe der Gehäuseöffnung ( 9 ) in der Vorrichtung positioniert wird. Device which is positioned by means of the casing opening (9) in the device is supplied.
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