Inhalation Products

Extensive process expertise for products used for pulmonary inhalation and nasal applications

Perfect processes from dosing to assembly

For filling powder into dry powder inhalers (DPI) or liquids into soft mist inhalers (SMI), we provide you with the ideal dosing technology for your product. Our processes are designed to manufacture blisters, capsules, disks, reservoirs or liquid cartridges. Take advantage of our process and product knowledge: Our Pharma Services experts support you in all aspects related to the development and optimization of your inhaler product. We are with you every step of the product lifecycle phase, offering machine technology from the laboratory level to production of test samples to high-volume commercial manufacturing.

  • Precise micro-dosing in different primary packaging containers
  • Filling technology optimized for your product
  • High degree of reliability through IPC inspections
  • Turnkey Solutions: Complete production of inhalers from filling and assembly to packaging
  • Short time-to-market periods through development support
  • Consistent scaling from proof-of-principle to production
  • Support provided by our services such as Pharma Services, Engineering and Innovation Services (EIS), Device Services and Validation Services

Our expertise

Know-how Micro-dosing Free-flowing Cohesive Minimum Quantities


We offer a variety of filling technologies for micro-dosing of inhalation products, for example for dry powder inhalers (DPI). These systems allow a reliable dosing of free-flowing and cohesive powders even in minimum quantities of less than 1 mg.

Know-how In-Line Inspection Systems X-Ray Technology AMV Sensors

In-line inspection systems

Using X-ray technology and AMV sensors (Advanced Mass Verification) you can rely on a 100 percent fill quantity control of active ingredient substances. Camera systems ensure reliable monitoring of production processes.

Know-how Product References Systems Solutions

Product references

Find the perfect solution for your product: We offer complete solutions from one source for assembly, inspection, labeling and packaging of inhalers. You can rely on our many years of experience and numerous references.


Inhaler Single Blister Powder Pulmonary Inhalation

Inhaler with single blister: In addition to powder dosing, Harro Höfliger also provides solutions for cutting blister webs.

Aerosol Inhaler Cartridge Pulmonary Inhalation

Assembly of an aerosol inhaler

Disk Blister Strip Powder Pulmonary Inhalation

Dry-powder disk inhaler: Blister filling and coiling as well as inhaler assembly.

Cartridge Pulmonary Inhalation Liquid

Liquid filling, plus sealing and crimping of the cartridge for the inhaler.

Soft Mist Inhaler Cartridge Pulmonary Inhalation Liquid

Pre-assembly and final assembly of a soft mist inhaler (SMI) for pulmonary inhalation.

Inhaler Reservoir Powder Pulmonary Inhalation

Assembling a reservoir inhaler and filling with inhalation powder.

Machines und categories


Respimat® by Boehringer Ingelheim for the treatment of respiratory diseases

Take a deep breath!

The Respimat© by Boehringer Ingelheim is a successful product for the treatment of respiratory diseases. Harro Höfliger and partner companies from Excellence United are a part of this project.

Powder Inhaler DPI Machine Fully Automatic FLP Inhalation

Inhaling insulin instead of injecting

Powder inhalers help diabetes patients: For the MannKind Corporation located in the United States, Harro Höfliger engineered and constructed two filling and assembly systems for dry powder inhalers

Marco Laackmann
Director Inhalation Technology

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Harro Höfliger Verpackungsmaschinen GmbH
Helmholtzstraße 4, 71573 Allmersbach im Tal, Germany