The Genuair® inhaler: a novel, multidose dry powder inhaler.

  title={The Genuair® inhaler: a novel, multidose dry powder inhaler.},
  author={Henry Chrystyn and Charlotte Susanne Niederl{\"a}nder},
  journal={International journal of clinical practice},
  volume={66 3},
This article reviews the Genuair(®) inhaler, a novel, multidose, breath-actuated dry powder inhaler. The inhaler design includes visual and acoustic feedback to reassure patients that they have taken their medication correctly, a dose indicator and a lock-out mechanism to prevent the use of an empty inhaler. The inhaler has medium airflow resistance and uses an optimised dispersion system to ensure effective deagglomeration of the inhalation powder. In vitro studies have demonstrated that the… CONTINUE READING