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Winter Respiratory Care: Our Top Respiratory Care Products

Winter Respiratory Care: Our Top Respiratory Care Products

The winter months can be dangerous for patients with chronic respiratory diseases. Rates of respiratory illnesses increase during the winter thanks to people spending more time indoors around other people, making virus transmission easier. The cold, dry air may weaken resistance, as well. This creates a greater need for respiratory therapy. Read on to learn about some of our top respiratory care products!

 

1. Schuco S5000 Nebulizer Compressor Machine

When dealing with a chronic respiratory illness, it's vital to have a proper delivery system for medications. One of the most common is the nebulizer, which provides medication in the form of an aerosol mist for inhalation. The Schuco S5000 nebulizer features a compact, portable design and delivers your medication quickly and efficiently thanks to a high compressor operating flow rate and pressure level. It's easy to operate and clean, and its 3.5 pound weight makes it easily portable for travel. Available for an affordable price, this nebulizer also includes a full kit containing everything you need to get started using it, including over 6 feet of tubing and 5 extra compressor filters.

2. Respironics SideStream Reusable Nebulizer Mouthpiece

Don't forget the accessories for your nebulizer! The Respironics SideStream Reusable Nebulizer Mouthpiece delivers faster treatment times (delivers 2-1/2mL of drug output within 7 min). The reusable Sidestream is highly efficient (80% of drug output volume is below 5 microns in size), offering optimal patient care with minimal administrative effort. It can be used for 6 months before replacing. 

3. Acapella Choice Vibratory PEP Therapy Device

One of the most common symptoms of chronic respiratory conditions is the buildup of mucus lining the airways and even the lungs, which can lead to a host of health problems. Excessive secretions in those with asthma, COPD, cystic fibrosis, and other illnesses can cause inflammation, narrowing, and blocking of the airways, infections, pulmonary hypertension, and a host of other debilitating problems. One of the most effective ways to fight this is through Positive Expiratory Pressure (PEP), a method to mobilize secretions via air pressure that pushes mucus out while preventing airways from closing. The Acapella Choice device combines PEP with airway vibrations to improve clearance of secretions. It's easier to take than chest physiotherapy (CPT) and works in about half the time, while its convenient, portable size means you can get the benefit of this therapy anywhere!

Also available: Acapella DM Pediatric Vibratory PEP Therapy Device

4. CAIRE Freestyle Comfort Portable Oxygen Concentrator

Peak ragweed season can affect respiratory conditions beyond asthma: people with COPD also have difficulties with the season that can quickly worsen an already serious disease. If you have COPD and you spend anytime traveling or just outdoors in the fall, you'll want a dependable, portable oxygen concentrator like the CAIRE Freestyle Comfort. Weighing only 5 pounds and featuring an ergonomic design that rests naturally against your body, the Freestyle Comfort is a lightweight and wearable oxygen solution. Its simple, one-touch operation and low, 43 dBA operating volume maximize ease of use, while its multi-setting output rate and multiple rechargeable battery options allow for a versatile, powerful oxygen profile. Charts UltraSense technology automatically senses your breathing rate and adjusts to match it. When you need to breathe comfortably on the go, turn to the CAIRE Freestyle Comfort.

5. Medical Face Masks with Ear Loops

One of the best ways to ensure good respiratory health is by avoiding respiratory viruses. And you can do that with a high quality face mask! Our Earloop Face Mask is a blue disposable surgical facemask with connected round earloop fasteners that provides a protective barrier against airborne germs and prevents the spread of respiratory infection. Find many different kinds of face masks by visiting our Medical Face Mask product collection!

 The Best Respiratory Care Products Available at Mountainside Medical Equipment

Visit Mountainside Medical Equipment for the Best Respiratory Care Products

Need respiratory products to improve your breathing quality and make life more comfortable? Visit Mountainside Medical Equipment! We've got the best in quality respiratory products including everything from nebulizers to PEP therapy devices. Click this link to visit our respiratory care product collection!

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