En espaÃ±ol: Inhalador
An inhaler is a device that can get asthma medicine directly
into a person's
. The medicine is a mist, spray, or powder that the person breathes
in (inhales). In the lungs, this medicine can go right to work,
opening narrowed airways (breathing tubes). When the tubes are open
and clear, the person can breathe more easily, without as much
. Using an inhaler takes a little practice, but many kids become
experts at it. Spacers can make inhalers easier to use.
Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice,
diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.
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