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Nebulizer use - series—Nebulizer use - part five

Nebulizer use - part five

Overview

Place the mouthpiece in your mouth. Breathe through your mouth until all the medicine is used, about 10 to 15 minutes. Some people use a nose clip to help them breathe only through the mouth.

Review Date 1/22/2023

Updated by: Denis Hadjiliadis, MD, MHS, Paul F. Harron, Jr. Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. Also reviewed by David C. Dugdale, MD, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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