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Who do I talk to about getting a breathing machine for my asthma?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Talk with Dr

Anyone old enough to figure out how to use an inhaler is often better off using one rather than keeping track of the equipment & supplies needed for a nebulizer.
This may require a special demonstration & practice &/or use of a spacer. Routine maintenance meds can be delivered to the lungs in a fraction of the time needed to set up a treatment.If you are unable to use one, the dr can prescribe it.

In brief: Talk with Dr

Anyone old enough to figure out how to use an inhaler is often better off using one rather than keeping track of the equipment & supplies needed for a nebulizer.
This may require a special demonstration & practice &/or use of a spacer. Routine maintenance meds can be delivered to the lungs in a fraction of the time needed to set up a treatment.If you are unable to use one, the dr can prescribe it.
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Lee Perry
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Your physician

I would recommend seeing your physician to get this arranged.

In brief: Your physician

I would recommend seeing your physician to get this arranged.
Dr. Lee Perry
Dr. Lee Perry
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