An Award-winning Veterinary Medical Device Company

Headquartered in Galway, Ireland, Nortev LTD is the manufacturer of the Flexineb® Equine Nebuliser, a globally-renowned product which represents a huge innovative step in administrating care to the lower and upper respiratory tract of the horse via inhalation methods.

Since its incorporation in 2008, Nortev has worked closely with equine clinics and training yards in Ireland and the UK, recognising the importance of market led innovation. Flexineb® is a testament to the collaborative efforts of Irish and UK based veterinarians, trainers and engineers.

In 2016, Nortev developed Flexineb® C1 for Small Companion Animals (cats | dogs | ferrets) incorporating Nortev’s award winning and clinically tested proprietary nebulisation technology.

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Flexineb® won the Highly Commended Product in the Horsecare Products and Equipment Category at the 2012 BETA Innovation Awards in the UK and were runners up in the overall Innovation Award. The judges commented:

“The Flexineb® had no connecting wires, allowing complete flexibility while administering to horses. Very easy to use and built to last, this nebuliser is leading the way in inhalation therapy.”


Flexineb Equine Nebulisers won one of the biggest awards in innovation for equine healthcare at Equitana 2013 in Essen, Germany. The Flexineb® was praised by the Equitana judges for being

“Extremely flexible and adaptable, this mobile inhalator can nebulise a large variety of medicines. With its wireless design, the product offers improved safety compared to conventional inhalators and is also suitable for mobile use.”