Nebulizer Machine

Nebulizer Machine

What is Nebulizer Machine?

The nebulizer machine is a part of medical equipment. Which is used to administer medication quickly or directly to the lungs of a person with asthma or other shortness of breath.

This machine turns liquid medicine into the fine fog. A person can Eclipse medicine while breathing through a face mask or mouthpiece.

Doctors usually tell patients with 4 diseases to use nebulizers :

  1. Bronchiectasis.
  2. Asthma.
  3. Cystic fibrosis.
  4. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

If a child has bronchiolitis. Then a doctor, May instruct the child to use a nebulizer.

How to use Nebulizer Machine?

When a person uses a nebulizer. He must get a detailed idea about this from the doctor before using it. Home care patients should seek advice from nurses when using. Here are some basics. The initial steps in setting up and using the nebulizer are:

  1. First, wash your hands thoroughly.
  2. Second, attach the thing to the air compressor. Which looks like a hose.
  3. The third is to fill the medicine cup. Close the medicine cup tightly to prevent the medicine from spilling. And make sure the mouthpiece are straight up and down. Hold it down to make sure.
  4. Then you have to put hose in the medicine cup.
  5. Then place the mouthpiece on your face. Keep your lips tight around the mouth. This method will let all the drugs go into your lungs.
  6. It takes 10 to 15 minutes for the medicine to reach the lungs from the nebulizer. So until the medication is over. Until then, breathe through the mouth.
  7. When the medicine is taken, turn off the machine.
  8. Then rinse the medicine cup and mouthpiece with water ‍and Dry in air.

Here are the complete usage rules of nebulizer. These 8 rules will remove 95 percent of the barriers for you to use the nebulizer.