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How To Use Asthma Inhalers

Using an asthma inhaler correctly is an important aspect in the treatment of asthma. Not using an inhaler correctly can result in untreated asthma, with potentially serious complications. Learn how to use the most common types of inhalers used to treat asthma!

How to Use Advair Diskus, Flovent Diskus and Servent Diskus
Learn the correct way to use the Advair Diskus.

Use a Metered Dose Inhaler Without a Spacer
Learn the correct method to use a metered dose inhaler without a spacer.

How To Use a Foradil Aerolizer Inhaler
Learn the correct way to use your Foradil Aerolizer inhaler for the treatment of asthma and COPD.

Use a Pulmicort Flexhaler
Learn how to use your Pulmicort Flexhaler for asthma symptoms.

Use a Spiriva Handihaler
Learn the correct way to use the Spiriva Handihaler.

Use an Asmanex Twisthaler
Learn the correct way to use an Asmanex Twisthaler

Why Did My Albuterol Inhaler Change?
Learn about the new asthma inhalers and why you may not like the new albuterol that is available.

How to Use an Inhaler with a Spacer
The best way to use an asthma inhaler is with a spacer. A spacer is a device that fits between the inhaler and the person's mouth, and allows the medication to be inhaled more deeply into the lungs. Without a spacer, a person is more likely to get most of the medication from the inhaler directly in their mouth.

How to Use an Inhaler Without a Spacer
While a spacer provides the best method for using an inhaler, you may not always have a spacer available for use. In this case, an inhaler should be used in a specific way to maximize getting the medication where it's needed - into the lungs!

Correct Use of a Nebulizer
Small volume nebulizers spray compressed air through a liquid medication, creating a fine mist. Breathing the mist can help treat asthma symptoms. Find out the correct way to assemble and use a nebulizer - before it's needed!

How to Use an Pulmicort Turbuhaler
Step-by-step instructions on how to use a Pulmicort Turbuhaler correctly.

How to Use an Advair Diskus Inhaler
Step-by-step instructions on how to use an Advair Diskus correctly.

How to Use a Foradil Aerolizer
Step-by-step instructions on how to use a Foradil Aerolizer correctly.

How to Use a Spiriva HandiHaler
Step-by-step instructions on how to use a Spiriva HandiHaler correctly.

How to Use an Asmanex Twisthaler
Step-by-step instructions on how to use a Asmanex Twisthaler correctly.

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