Breath Coordinated Inhaler

KOS Pharmaceuticals

Industrial Design, Mechanical Engineering, Contextual Research, Medical & Scientific

Background and Challenges

KOS Pharmaceuticals, a leader in the development of inhalation medication delivery technologies and now part of Abbott Labs, needed to develop a breath-coordinated inhaler that would administer asthma medication more precisely and effectively.

Delivering Inhalation Medications More Precisely

The pharmaceutical and medical device company turned to Nectar to create an inhalation system that would more efficiently deliver aerosol medication deep within the lungs during inspiration, with a minimum of medication loss either inside the mouth or as a result of system performance.

Delivering Inhalation Medications More Precisely