X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Visit the New Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Medicine That Blooms in Your Cup Gives Relief in More Ways than One

by Hazel Chua

Taking your medicine with a spoonful of sugar might not be the best thing to do, especially if you’re a diabetic. But something that can definitely help the meds go down is Singapore design student Chan Min Yun’s Bloom.

Bloom MedicineIt’s based on the concept of flowering tea, which are pods that slowly bloom when they’re dropped in water to whip up a fragrant cup of tea.

Yun took this idea and packaged single doses of common medicines such as amoxicillin (an antibiotic for children), acetaminophen (menstrual pain relief), and paracetamol (pain and fever relief) into thin, water-resistant paper that subsequently bloom in water.

Bloom Medicine

This definitely takes away some of the bitterness that comes with having to take medicine, not just physically, but also emotionally – by making it a more relaxing experience.

[via Pop Up City]




Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

Comments (2):

  1. Luke says:

    Acetaminophen is Tylenol, so it’s not really just for menstrual cramps.

  2. Charlie says:

    Acetaminophen is also the same drug as paracetamol

Recent Posts

2016 Mattel ThingMaker 3D Printer: Pretty Printer

2016 Mattel ThingMaker 3D Printer: Pretty Printer

Deal: Save 76% on a Codeanywhere 3-Year Subscription

Deal: Save 76% on a Codeanywhere 3-Year Subscription

Circuit Board Masking Tape: For Gift Cards in SLI

Circuit Board Masking Tape: For Gift Cards in SLI

Star Wars 3D Holodisplay Needs No 3D Glasses

Star Wars 3D Holodisplay Needs No 3D Glasses

Star Kart Mixes Mario Kart and Star Wars

Star Kart Mixes Mario Kart and Star Wars

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo
Win Prizes in the Technabob Shop
discussion by