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Alarm patch

No snooze button
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BorgCo labs have developed a time-release medication patch for the somnolent.

The patches are marked according to their duration, typically 8 hours. 8 hours before the user wants to arise, they flex the patch to break an enclosed vial, then remove the protective sheet and apply to their skin.

At the expiry of the set time, the patch releases a cocktail of chemicals including caffeine, amphetamine & epinephrin, which rapidly diffuse through the user's skin, ensuring that very shortly they are wide awake.

8th of 7, Jun 18 2015


       I just have to put up with 3 cups of coffee and 98 cigarettes. Assuming you could get that all into a patch....
not_morrison_rm, Jun 18 2015

       All those stimulants could upset the circadian rhythm. A complementary patch could be applied upon waking, which waits 16 hours before blasting you with a cocktail of sleep-inducing barbiturates.
mitxela, Jun 18 2015

       Oh bugger, just lost me anno..   

       Anyway it went like this   

       //cocktail of sleep-inducing barbiturates.   

       A baseball bat has a very similar effect.   

       Rather more humanely, why not try the New NRM Co, homeopathic knock-out drops?   

       One baseball bat is dissolved in acid, then diluted by water to about 1000 times, simply administer one drop to the back of the head of the victim and ..
not_morrison_rm, Jun 18 2015

       This has been posted, but in pill form. I know because I posted it, and it was pointed out to me that I wasn't the first to do so.
ytk, Jun 18 2015

       Yes, we know about the pill idea - the innovation here is the method of administration.
8th of 7, Jun 18 2015

       I'd buy it.
DIYMatt, Jun 18 2015

       Yes, slap one on me.
blissmiss, Jun 18 2015


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