A 23-year-old female asked:
ultrasonic humidifier or vaporizer for babies to get ride of cold ?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Colton Bradshaw answered
Specializes in Pediatrics
Cool humidifier: In my medical opinion, the cool mist ultrasonic humidifier is preferable to the hot vaporizer due to the safety concerns of the heating of the water with potential injury posed by the vaporizer. Furthermore, experientially, parental feedback indicates that the cool humidifier seems to provide a more calming cough relief than the hotter vaporizer.
Answered on Jun 21, 2017
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