Adapted dosette

The dosette is useful for persons with impaired hand function

Adapted dosette
Adapted dosette

Description
A piece of plastic is glued to each lid (sliding lid) of the dosette.

Users comments
The modifications make it possible for the user to open the cover/lids to take medicine.

How to make
Take pieces (about 0.5 cm) of catheter tube, glue it to the dosette and fill it with hot melt adhesive from the glue gun.

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

This tip is from 2006

Pieces of plastic glued on the sliding lids (close-up)
Pieces of plastic glued on the sliding lids (close-up)
Dosette with open sliding cover
Dosette with open sliding cover

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Tipsare: Ragge

Ragge lives together with his wife in a house. He is developing ideas which make everyday life easier for himself and for others. He was injured in 1973 and has a high tetraplegia. He has homehelp 27 hours a week.