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saline for nebulizer

A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nathan Lilya
8 years experience Family Medicine
Not really: Well, looks like you've got the albuterol in case you need it. Keep in mind that sometimes the body's response to inflammed airways is a cough, so al ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
If sterile: I find that the big bottles of nasal saline sold in the US are an adequate substitute for the saline pods when/if a new bottle or only used for the ne ... Read More
A 1-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Maybe: First you have to figure out why and where he is coughing from. Is he suffering from a pneumonia, or a bronchiolitis, or asthma, or a post-nasal drip ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
Yes..ok to use: Basically the same as using saline drops into the nose, only it is in vapor form. You can also just put some clean tap water..An alternative is get an ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Jakubowicz
22 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: Just make sure it's sterile.
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
10 years experience Family Medicine
Hypoventilation: What is the cause of hypoventilation in your case?Please consult a physician to provide more health information to guide you appropriately.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
10 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not advised: Optical sterile normal saline could have preservatives in it that should not be inhaled with the nebulized medication. The company that sells the res ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: For an infant nasal saline to keep the passages clear is important. If there is a history of asthma, please use the salbutamol. If you are treating b ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Ask the Pharmacist: You don't need prescription.I suggest you ask the Pharmacist if he does not have he can order it for you
A male asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
19 years experience Urgent Care
I would see a Dr.: My concern is that your child may have some breathing issues. I would get your child examined with a doctor for thorough history and physical. I would ... Read More

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