Patent Number: 6,332,461

Title: Powder inhaler

Abstract: A device intended for the dispensing of a powdered medication by inhalation. The device includes a powder container (1), and air channel (2), and a metering strip (4) equipped with a dosing recess (3). The metering strip (4) can be moved along a flat surface (5) from a filling position, in which the dosing recess (3) is filled with powder coming from the container (1), to an inhalation position, in which the dosing recess (3) is in the air channel (2).

Inventors: Hyppola; Jukka (Espoo, FI)

Assignee: Orion-Yhtyma Oy

International Classification: A61M 15/00 (20060101); A61M 016/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2018