High-quality medical and cosmetic products since 1998
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  • Am Bahndamm 70, 32120 Hiddenhausen, Germany

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Frederick Laker
Head of Marketing & Sales

+49 5221 – 2750250
+49 5221 – 61198

About Prontomed

As a certified company, Prontomed GmbH has been developing, manufacturing and marketing innovative medical, cosmetic and hygiene products for the fields of clinic, practice, beauty and homecare since 1998. As one of the leading companies in the polyhexanide & ECA technology we offer special products for hygiene and infection protection for various medical and cosmetic fields. Prontomed products stand for best dermatological compatibility and efficacy.

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Special products for horses


Health products for the whole family

Health products for animals

Facts and figures
Type of enterprise GmbH
Foundation of Prontomed GmbH on 02.11.1998
Management by Hans F. Widl and Jörn Gahrig
Manufacturer of medical, cosmetic and veterinary products

Own brands of Prontomed 

Prontomed Skin Care
ProntoCare vet


1998 – Foundation of Prontomed GmbH
1999 – Market launch of Prontosan® D, the first ready-to-use solution based on the polyhexanide-betain complex for MRSA decontamination.
2001 – Market launch of Prontosan® W, the first ready-to-use solution based on the polyhexanide-betaine complex for wound cleansing as a medical device.
2004 – Market launch of Prontosan® Wound Gel as a medical device
2004 – Market launch of ProntOral® mouth rinsing solution
2004 – Prontosan® D cleaning foam completes the product range for MRSA decontamination
2004 – Worldwide distribution of the product series Prontosan®, ProntOral® and Prontoderm® is handed over to B.Braun Melsungen AG.
2005 – Participation in PMT GmbH, Weiskirchen, Germany
2007 – Market launch of the ProntoLind® product series for piercing and tattoo care
2007 – Market launch of the ProntoMan® product series for podiatry and medical foot care
2007 – Certification and launch of the pain therapy systemProntoGuard®
2008 – Market launch of the pharmaCur® wound spray by our partner Kyberg Pharma on the pharmacy market
2009 – Market launch of the mouth rinse solution ProntoCare® for the dental market
2010 – Transfer of the distribution of the ProntoCare® mouth rinsing solution to Merz Dental GmbH
2010 – ProntoLind® Spray certified as the first and only medical device worldwide for piercing care
2011 – Market launch of wound products for the veterinary sector (ProntoCare-Vet)
2012 – Completion of development of ECA products (ProntoSol)
2012 – Market launch of the EquinoLine product series for horses / expansion of the product range in the veterinary sector with ECA products.
2014 – Launch of Prontomed skin care products.