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How do you get a nebulizer?

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You need a prescription from your doctor, but breathing treatments are often done at your doctor’s office.

Portable nebulizers usually cost a little more than home nebulizers. Both are usually covered under the durable medical equipment portion of health insurance policies. But most insurance companies will require you to work with a specified durable medical equipment supplier.

SOURCES: 

American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology: "Tips to Remember: Traveling with allergies and asthma;" "Delivery of inhaled beta agonists by metered dose inhaler with spacer vs nebulizer in the treatment of acute asthma;" and "Use of Inhaled Asthma Medications."

Whatsit.org: "Nebulizers Fight Asthma."

portablenebulizers.org: "Portable nebulizers."

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on March 26, 2020

SOURCES: 

American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology: "Tips to Remember: Traveling with allergies and asthma;" "Delivery of inhaled beta agonists by metered dose inhaler with spacer vs nebulizer in the treatment of acute asthma;" and "Use of Inhaled Asthma Medications."

Whatsit.org: "Nebulizers Fight Asthma."

portablenebulizers.org: "Portable nebulizers."

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on March 26, 2020

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