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A 35-year-old member asked:

Is albuterol nebulizer or inhaler better or do they give the same results.?

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Dr. Lawrence Shulman
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology 22 years experience
The same: Many studies have been done comparing the two - almost all have shown equal efficacy but only when using a spacer for the inhaler - for people with bad lung disease or who can't coordinate a breath i either recommend a neb or a spacer.
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