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Could an air purifier cause shortness of breath?

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Dr. William Galli
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree

In brief: Possible

If not maintained and cleaned well yes.
These may become dirty and not function well. Also depends on the type of cleaner. Some are electrostatic or ionized. Most likely it is the surrounding enviorment not the machine if working well. Need to trouble shoot more.

In brief: Possible

If not maintained and cleaned well yes.
These may become dirty and not function well. Also depends on the type of cleaner. Some are electrostatic or ionized. Most likely it is the surrounding enviorment not the machine if working well. Need to trouble shoot more.
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