Uses

This medication is used to help you cough up mucus (sputum) in your lungs. It may also be used to mix with other medications inhaled using a special machine called a nebulizer.

How to use Saline 0.9 % Solution For Nebulization

This medication is used with a special machine called a nebulizer that changes the solution to a fine mist that you inhale. Learn how to prepare the solution and use the nebulizer properly. If a child is using this medication, a parent or other responsible adult may need to help the child use the nebulizer properly. If you have any questions, ask your doctor, pharmacist, or respiratory therapist.

This product should be clear and colorless. Before using, check this product visually for particles or discoloration. If either is present, do not use the liquid.

Using the nebulizer, inhale this medication into your lungs as directed by your doctor. Use this medication only through a nebulizer. Do not swallow or inject the solution. Discard any unused solution. Do not save for future use. To prevent infections, clean the nebulizer and mouthpiece/face mask according to the manufacturer's directions.

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