Product News: Test & Measuring Instruments
Dose Indicator optimizes inhalation solutions.
Press Release Summary:
October 1, 2012 - Designed to fit all common types of valves including 3M, Bespak, V.A.R.I., and Valios, Dose Indicator enables users of pressurized metered dose inhalers to accurately monitor number of doses taken. FDA-approved unit features injection molded design and counter that indicates amount of times inhaler has been activated. System can be tailored to customer requirements for number of actuations ranging from 40-225 individual doses.
RPC Containers Ltd
Schofield Road, Rutland, LE15 6RW, United Kingdom
Original Press Release
Dose Indicator Enhances Inhalation Solutions
Press release date: September 30, 2012
RPC Formatec has launched an innovative system that enables users of all types of PMDIs (pressurised metered dose inhalers) to accurately and reliably monitor the number of doses taken from their inhalers.
The new patented Dose Indicator is FDA approved and has been designed to fit all common types of valves including 3M, Bespak, V.A.R.I. and Valios. As well as being available for new inhalers, the Dose Indicator can be easily integrated into existing dosing aerosols with only slight modification of the mouthpiece.
The robust and simple-to-use injection-moulded design provides a counter that indicates the amount of times the inhaler has been activated. The system can be tailored to specific customer requirements for the number of actuations - between 40 and 225 individual doses.
RPC Formatec has over 30 years experience in the development and manufacture of high quality inhalation systems to help treat patients suffering from asthma or COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). Its range of solutions includes capsule-, reservoir- and blister- (single and reusable) based variants and a multi-dose nasal powder spray.