We developed the alfapump® system to help patients suffering with refractory ascites avoid abdominal swelling and its accompanying complications. The alfapump® is a fully implantable battery-operated pump for the management of ascites.

Key benefits

Back to your independent life

Helps patients to live a more normal life, freeing them from repeated hospital visits for paracentesis

More mobile and active

Patients feel better because they are no longer weighed down by large volumes of ascites and the become more mobile and active

Program your routine

Your doctor can program the pump to meet your individual requirements and set it in accordance with your daily routine, for example to adapt to your work or sleeping pattern

Improves quality of life

Many doctors and patients have reported that the alfapump system helps improve quality of life, which we consider a giant leap forward