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How to use an Inhaler
 
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How to Use an Inhaler 1. Shake the inhaler well before use (3 or 4 shakes). 2. Remove the cap. 3. Breathe out, away from your inhaler. 4. Bring the inhaler to your mouth. Place it in your mouth between your teeth and close your lips around it. 5. Press teh top of your inahler once. Immediately take a slow deep breath, pulling the aerosol deep into the lungs. 6. Remove the inhaler from your mouth, close your lips, hold your breath for about 10 seconds, then breathe out. 7. If you need a second puff, wait 30-60 seconds, shake your inhaler again, and repeat steps 3-6. Find for information on Asthma and Allergies at http://www.theonlineallergist.com
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How to use Nasal Spray
 
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How to use a Nasal Spray 1. Gently blow your nose to clear it of mucus before using the medication. 2. Remove the cap and shake the bottle. 3. Hold the pump bottle with your thumb at the bottom and your index and middle fingers on top. 4. The first time you use the pump spray each day, you may have to prime it by squirting a few times into the air until a fine mist comes out. 5. Tilt your head forward slightly. Breathe out slowly. 6. Insert into the nostril and aim the nozzle toward the outside of the nose and away from the nasal septum (the cartiledge which divides our nose in half). 7. Squeeze the pump as you begin to breathe in slowly through your nose. 8. Repeat these steps for the other nostril. If you are using more than one spray in each nostril, follow all these steps again. Try not to sneeze or blow your nose just after using the spray. For more allergy information visit http://www.theonlineallergist.com Topics covered include: * Allergies * Allergy Questions * Allergy Coupons * Allergy Store * Allergy News * Allergy Glossary * Allergy Diagnosis * Allergy Symptoms * Allergy Treatment * Anaphylaxis * Asthma * Food Allergies * Insect Allergies * Nasal Allergies * Pet Allergies * Skin Allergies * How to Videos
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How to use an Aerochamber Mask
 
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How to Use an AeroChamber Mask 1. Remove the caps from the mouthpiece on the inhaler. 2. Put the inhaler mouthpiece into the wider rubber-sealed end of the AeroChamber 3. Shake the inhaler and AeroChamber, this mixes the medication properly. 4. Hold the mask to the face so that both the nose and mouth are covered. It is important to create a good seal between the face and the mask so that all medication will be delivered to the airways. 5. Press the inhaler once. The medication will be delivered into the AeroChamber. 6. Breathe in and out at least 6 times. The diapragm should move with each breath. 7. Remove the mask from the face. If you need a second puff repeat steps 3-6. For more information on Asthma and allergies, visit http://www.theonlineallergist.com
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How to use a Flexhaler
 
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How to use a Flexhaler 1. Before you use a new flexhaler for the first time, you should prime it. To do this hold the Flexhaler upright (with mouthpiece up), and then twist the brown grip as far as it will go in one direction, then fully back again in the other direction. 2. Repeat. You dont have to prime the Flexhaler any other time after this, even if you put it aside for a prolonged peroid of time. 3. Move the Flexhaler away from your mouth and breathe out. 4. Place the mouthpiece in your mouth, close your lips around the mouthpiece. Do not chew or bite the mouthpiece. 5. Inhale deeply and forcefully through the inhaler. You may not feel the medication. 6. Remove the inhaler from your mouth and exhale. Do not blow or exhale into the mouthpiece. 7. Rinse your mouth with water. Do not swallow. 8. If more than one dose is required, just repeat the previous steps. When you are finished, place the cover back on the inhaler and twist shut. For more information on Asthma and allergies, visit http://www.theonlineallergist.com
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How to use an Asmanex Twisthaler
 
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How to Use an Asmanex Twisthaler 1. Open the inhaler. Hold the inhaler upright with the base (pink) on the bottom. 2. Grip the white cap, turn the cap counter-clockwise while keeping the inhaler in an upright position and lift off. 3. As the cap is lifted off, the dose counter counts down by one (the arrow on the white mouthpiece should point to the dose counter. 4. Before inhaling your Asmanex, exhale fully. 5. Firmly close your lips around the mouthpiece, and take a fast deep breath while holding the Asmanex mouthpiece in a horizontal position. 6. Remove the inhaler from your mouth and hold your breath for about 10 seconds, then breathe out. 7. Replace the cap, and twist until it clicks. THe cap must be fully closed to load the next dose. 8. Check to make sure that the arrow is lined up with the dose counter. For more information on Asthma and how to use a twisthaler, visit http://www.theonlineallergist.com
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How To Use An Epipen
 
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How to Use An EpiPen Auto-Injector 1. Unscrew the yellow or green cap off the carrying case and remove the EpiPen or EpiPen Jr auto-injector from its storage tube. 2. Grasp the device with the dominant hand, with the black tip pointing downward. 3. With the other hand, pull of the gray safety cap. 4. Hold black tip near outer thigh 5. Swing and jab firmly into the outer thigh until it clicks. (The device is designed to work through clothing.) 6. Hold firmly against the thigh for 5-10 seconds. 7. Remove the unit from the thigh and massage the injection site for 10 seconds. 8. Call 911 and seek immediate medical attention. 9. Place the used auto-injector back in the storage tube and screw on the cap. 10. Be prepared to inject a second time with another unused device in 5-10 minutes, if necessary. For more information on allergies, visit http://www.theonlineallergist.com Here are some of the topics covered: * Allergies * Allergy Questions * Allergy Coupons * Allergy Store * Allergy News * Allergy Glossary * Allergy Diagnosis * Allergy Symptoms * Allergy Treatment * Anaphylaxis * Asthma * Food Allergies * Insect Allergies * Nasal Allergies * Pet Allergies * Skin Allergies * How to Videos
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How to use a Peak Flow Meter
 
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How to use a Peak Flow Meter 1. Stand up or sit up straight. 2. Slide indicator to base of meter. 3. Take in deep breath, enough to completely fill your lungs. 4. Blow out as hard and fast as you can (one quick hard blow). 5. Record results. 6. Repeat process two more times, recording the results each time. 7. Select the highest number of the 3 efforts. 8. Record this number on your peak flow diary or on a graph. Get more information on Allergies at http://www.theonlineallergist.com
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aerochamber
 
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How to Use an AeroChamber 1. Remove the caps from the mouthpiece on the inhaler and on the AeroChamber. 2. Put the inhaler mouthpiece into the wider rubber-sealed end of the AeroChamber 3. Shake the inhaler and AeroChamber, this mixes the medication properly. 4. Breathe out, away from your AeorChamber 5. Put the mouthpiece in your mouth between your teeth and close your lips around it. 6. Press the inhaler once. The medication will be delivered into the AeroChamber. 7. Breathe in slowly and deeply over 3-5 seconds. If you breathe in too fast, the AeroChamber may whistle. 8. Hold your breath for up to ten seconds. This allows the medication time to deposit in the airways. 9. Resume normal breathing. If you need a second puff, wait 30-60 seconds, shake your inhaler again, and repeat steps 4-8. For more information on Asthma and allergies, visit http://www.theonlineallergist.com
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How to use a Twinject
 
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How to Use a Twinject Auto-injector 1. Remove Twinject from its case. 2. Pull of the GREEN end cap labeled 1. You will now see a GRAY cap. Never put your thumb, finger, or hand over the GRAY cap. 3. Pull off the RED end cap labeled 2. 4. Put the GRAY cap against the middle of the outer side of your thigh (upper leg) as shown. It can go through clothes. 5. Press down firmly until the needle enters the middle of the outer side of your thigh through your skin. Hold it in place while slowly counting to 10. 6. Check the GRAY cap; if the needle is exposed, you received the dose. If not, repeat steps 4 & 5. See more at http://www.theonlineallergist.com
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How to use a Diskus
 
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How to use a Diskus 1. Open your Diskus and hold it in the palm of your hand. 2. Put the thumb of your other hand on the thumb grip. Push the thumb grip until it clicks into place. 3. Slide the lever away from you as far as it will go to get your medication ready. 4. Breathe out away from the device. 5. Place the mouthpiece gentlyin your mouth and close your lips around it. 6. Breathe in deeply until you have taken a full breath. 7. Remove the Diskus from your mouth. Hold your breath for about ten seconds. Then breathe out. 8. Always check the number in the dose counter window to see how many doses are left. 9. Rinse your mouth and gargle with water, then spit it out. 10. If you drop your Diskus or breathe into it after its dose has been loaded, you may cause the dose to be lost. If either of these things happens, reload the device before using it. For more information on Asthma and allergies, visit http://www.theonlineallergist.com
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