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mPedigree Medication Authentication System

The mPedigree system allows the purchaser of a medicine to check its authenticity using a code provided on the medication.

mPedigree Medication Authentication System

Primary Function: To create a simple system for checking the authenticity of medicines in the developing world.

Targeted Beneficiaries: Patients and consumers in the developing world.

Need Addressed: Verification of authenticity of medicine.

Uniqueness: The system requires only that the purchaser enter a code from the medicine's package into their mobile phone and send it via text message to the system, which replies within five seconds to tell the user if the code in genuine.

Dimensions: N/A

User Requirements: Requires mobile phone with text message capability.

Resources: None Listed

Approximate Cost: To consumer, cost of the text message

mPedigree Medication Authentication System

Geographic Coverage: Ghana, India, Rwanda, Philippines

Distributor: mPedigree

Primary Contacts: mpedigree.net/mpedigree/index.php?option=com_alfcontact&Itemid=62

Languages Spoken: English

Phone Number: Not Listed

Physical Address: Not Listed

Website: http://mpedigree.net/

Other Information and Links: healthmarketinnovations.org/program/mpedigree

mPedigree Medication Authentication System

The mPedigree system allows the purchaser of a medicine to check its authenticity using a code provided on the medication.

A Community Enterprise Solutions Group Resource | 2012