|Consumer Medical Devices|
BioFilm are pioneers in Europe having successfully developed two devices for brand partners. These were both unique products and first in their category on world markets. In addition, BioFilm is working with a number of European companies to develop a range of products for the consumer medical device market.An anti-snoring strip product was developed on an exclusive basis for Passion for Life Healthcare, a UK-based healthcare company. Prior to the launch of this novel strip form, the anti-snoring device market consisted of nasal sprays, throat sprays and external topical airway strips. The peppermint flavoured oral strip contains active ingredients to help prevent snoring. ‘Snoreeze’ was awarded the most innovative product in its category in the 2006 OTC Marketing Awards
A topical first aid ‘blotting’ strip containing an active with haemostatic properties used to stop bleeding was developed for Alltracel, an Irish medical company. The impregnated clear film dissolves on contact with blood and forms a soft gel-like layer which stops bleeding quickly. Developed initially for the wet shave market, it is ideal for minor cuts and grazes.