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Are bacteriostatic products safe to breathe via a humidifier?

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Dr. Michael P Vaughn
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Typically no

Medications for nebulizer use are formulated as prevervative free to prevent irritant or allergic reactions to these compounds.

In brief: Typically no

Medications for nebulizer use are formulated as prevervative free to prevent irritant or allergic reactions to these compounds.
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: ????

What products are you talking about? Antimicrobials? Antifungals? Or asthma medications.
Bacteriostatic simply means it prevents bacteria from reproducing but does not kill the bacteria.

In brief: ????

What products are you talking about? Antimicrobials? Antifungals? Or asthma medications.
Bacteriostatic simply means it prevents bacteria from reproducing but does not kill the bacteria.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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