Inhalers, Dry Powder Inhalers


Aptar Pharma’s Prohaler® is a high performance, pre-metered multi-dose DPI for optimal patient compliance in the treatment of asthma and COPD and other pulmonary treatments. It uses patient-centric testing and designs to provide the ultimate solution to patient adherence when treating these chronic respiratory conditions.

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A Multi-Dose DPI with One Objective – Optimal Patient Compliance

Proprietary DPI inhaler offering optimized patient compliance for pulmonary treatments

This novel, high performance dry powder inhaler was designed and developed, and continues to be optimized, in partnership with healthcare professionals and their patients. Using a patient-centric design methodology, Prohaler provides the ultimate intuitive solution to enable optimum patient adherence for the treatment of pulmonary conditions including Asthma and COPD.

End to end support services available

As for all our solutions, we can accelerate and derisk your project development. We offer Fast-Track feasibility studies to test the compatibility of your powder formulation with our Prohaler DPI. We also can help with your powder formulation development with industry leading services offered by Nanopharm, an Aptar Pharma company. Our end-to-end solution support also includes collaboration with selected CRO – CMO and powder filling – assembly suppliers, all helping to reduce the risks involved and getting your product to market, faster.

Science-led design and development

In Aptar Pharma, our R&D teams work with thought leaders globally to design, develop and deliver optimal asthma solutions, driven by patient preference. We also co-sponsor and co-organise respiratory conferences including RDD Europe, showing our continued investment in respiratory conditions.

Device readiness for clinical supply

Prohaler is not a concept, it’s a fully developed solution with molding and assembly capabilities to meet the needs of your clinical programs. This will help to accelerate and de-risk your DPI program.

Prohaler® Advantages

  • Intuitive to Use
  • Unique Breath-Triggered Function
  • Audio Visual User Feedback
  • Suitable for All Ages
  • Consistent High Performance
  • Sealed Blister
  • Portable

Easy to use

Prohaler is easy to use with three simple guidelines: Open, Breath-in, Close (OBIC).

Ease of use is essential for patients with asthma attacks, to avoid having to read complicated instructions for use.

Dose opening function is breath‑triggered

The unique breath-triggered blister opening guarantees powder protection and avoids wasted dosages frequently observed with other DPI technologies.

Patients can see and hear effective dosage

Patients can see and hear when a dose has been given as Prohaler has a visual dose counter and an audible click. This helps to reassure the patient that the dose has been successfully delivered.

Optimized inspiratory flow enables usage by a wide patient population

Optimized and consistent inspiratory flow enables the device to be used in a wide patient population minimizing patients variable inspiratory flow rates on product performance.

Powerful dispersion engine delivers a consistently high performance

Powerful dispersion engine helps optimize powder de-agglomeration and delivers a consistently high performance.

Optimal moisture protection

Prohaler contains 30 individual doses in separate sealed foil laminated blisters for optimal moisture protection.

Convenient to carry

Prohaler is small, light-weight, and easily portable in a purse, pocket or bag.

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