Frequently Asked Questions For MED-E-LERT Pill Box
How does the Med-E-Lert work.
Watch the video on this page for a full explanation.
Can you set it for two times a day?
YES- It will rotate to the next time and day set.You can set it for 28 times in one day if you chose to.
How many pills does it hold?
There are 28 compartment and each one can hold up to 18 aspirin sized pills.
What type of Batteries does MED-E-Lert use?
Simple to insert, 4 AA batteries power the MED-E-Lert electronic pillbox. With average use, the battery life is 1 ½ years plus.
Can the MED-E-Lert be used for vitamins and supplements?
The MED-E-Lert is perfect for vitamins’ and supplements. Maximum benefits can be achieved with a consistent daily regiment. No more forgetting and trying to catch up
How does the patient know when to take a pill?
There is a sound alarm and a flashing light that stays on for 30 minutes or until it is turned off.It will signal again at the next preset time.
Is the Med-E-lert pill box portable?
Yes, it is battery operated and batteries are included.
Can it be used for any type of pills?
Yes,it can be used for anything that fits into the compartment.
Do you have to set it every week?
No, you have a 28 compartment rotation which gives you more flexibility with scheduling doses. Med-E-Lert pill dispenser has up to 6 daily alarms.
How much does it weigh?
It is 9 inches in diameter and weighs less than a pound