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A nebulizer is a device used to deliver liquid medicine in the form of a fine
mist (aerosol). It is sometimes used for
A nebulizer uses a face mask or mouthpiece to deliver medicine. You breathe in the medicine
face mask. The mouthpiece or face mask needs to be cleaned after each
If your child seems afraid to use a nebulizer, you may be able to help him or her by:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - PediatricsSpecialist Medical ReviewerMartin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine
Current as ofMarch 25, 2017
Current as of:
March 25, 2017
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
& Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine
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