Patent Number: 6,168,046

Title: Vitamin and pill dispensing device

Abstract: A vitamin and pill dispensing device including a housing having an upper portion, a lower portion, and an intermediate portion therebetween. The upper portion has an open upper end, a closed lower end, a front face, a rear face, and a pair of opposed side walls. The upper portion has a plurality of divider panels extending between the closed lower end and the open upper end in a spaced relationship thereby separating the upper portion into a plurality of compartments. The closed lower end has a plurality of apertures therethrough whereby each aperture is disposed within one of each of the compartments. The intermediate portion has an inverted frustoconical configuration defined by an open upper end and an open lower end. The open upper end of the intermediate portion is integral with the closed lower end of the upper portion. The lower portion has an open upper end and an open lower end. The open upper end of the lower portion is integral with the open lower end of the intermediate portion. The open lower end of the lower portion serves as a dispensing opening. A plurality of release mechanisms couple with the plurality of compartments of the upper portion of the housing.

Inventors: Galesi; Morris (Bernardsville, NJ)

Assignee:

International Classification: A61J 7/00 (20060101); G07F 11/02 (20060101); G07F 11/44 (20060101); B65G 059/00 (); B65H 003/00 (); G07F 011/16 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018