Patent Number: 7,201,275

Title: PTP for visually handicapped person

Abstract: A PTP constructed so that when the PTP is divided into a section having one or a plurality of pocket portions, a person can discriminate between the top, bottom, right and left sides of this section in the planar direction and a visually handicapped person can correctly identify the direction of medicament identifying means provided on the section. The PTP includes a flexible sheet having a pocket portion containing a tablet T, and a metal foil adhered to the flexible sheet to hermetically seal the pocket portion containing the tablet T, and the PTP is dividable into sections including a plurality of pocket portions by a dividing line. An unevenness serving as medicament identifying means is provided on a top surface of a pocket portion, and arcs are respectively formed on the dividing line on the sides so that the shapes of all the divided sections become the same.

Inventors: Nakagawa; Sachiko (Osaka, JP), Hama; Yoshihisa (Osaka, JP), Tsukamasa; Yasuhiro (Osaka, JP), Kimura; Susumu (Osaka, JP), Araki; Takafumi (Osaka, JP)

Assignee: Nipro Corporation

International Classification: B65D 83/04 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-04-10 0:00:00