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How often can I use my nebulizer?

How often can I use my nebulizer?

Every 4 hours: you may use it up to every 4 hours, however if you don't get relief, you'd better see a doctor in person ...Read more

Nebulizer (Definition)

A nebulizer is a machine that turns a liquid into a mist. It is usually used for medications for asthma, cystic fibrosis, and copd, so that the medications can be ...Read more


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Can 2 nebulizers be given together?

Can 2 nebulizers be given together?

Specifics?: Which are the two nebulizers you are referring to? ...Read more

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What is an alternative to nebulizer?

Steam: Home steam units, facial steamer or hot shower can all have similar affects to a nebulizer. ...Read more

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Can i Use a Nebulizer To Stop Coughing?

Can i Use a Nebulizer To Stop Coughing?

Maybe...: Cough can have many causes. If you have already seen a physician for your cough and the nebulizer Was prescribed for that purpose then it's fine. Otherwise, be very careful. ...Read more

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Can you lie down when using a nebulizer?

No: It is a vapor. It rises. Doing it while lying down is just wasting the medicine. You need to sit up to breathe it in. Even ICU patients are put in a partially upright position when getting nebulizer treatments. ...Read more

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Can I use nebulizer to my 1month old baby?

Can I use nebulizer to my 1month old baby?

Please obtain the rx: Nebulized treatments may be administered at this age, but only by your physician's prescription. ...Read more

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Please describe a good medicine for a nebulizer?

Nebulized Meds: This really depends on whether treatment is for asthma or copd. Often a brochodilator is used such as albuterol, xopenex, (levalbuterol) epinephrine, and others. Sometimes inhaled corticosteroids are used with the bronchodilator. For copd, drugs such as atrovent are used. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: nebulizer?

What is the definition or description of: nebulizer?

Mists medication: A nebulizer is a machine that turns a liquid into a mist. It is usually used for medications for asthma, cystic fibrosis, and copd, so that the medications can be inhaled into the lungs. ...Read more