Philips Respironics SideStream Plus Adult Mask
- SideStream mask is used with SideStream PLUS high-efficiency nebulizers.
- For ages six and up.
- Easy to wash.
Philips Respironics SideStream Plus Adult Mask - Overview
The Philips Respironics SideStreamPlus adult mask is a high-performance aerosol mask that covers the mouth and nose to allow medication to be inhaled in the treatment of breathing and respiratory issues. It is designed to perfectly fit the face with its contoured shape. This mask is recommended for users who are 6 years old and above.
Features Of Respironics SideStream Plus Nebulizer Mask
Shorter Treatment Durations
Coupling the SideStream Disposable Nebulizer with its mask reduces treatment times. In just 7 minutes, there is 2.5 ml of medication output, allowing patients more time to engage in daily activities.
Reusable And Disposable Options
With regular cleaning, the Reusable Sidestream will last for six months before requiring a replacement. The Disposable Sidestream costs less and works similarly to the Reusable Sidestream, however, it can only be used for a maximum of two weeks.
FAQs About Philips SideStream Plus Nebulizer Mask (Adult)
How Are Nebulizer Masks And Oxygen Masks Different From One Another?
An oxygen mask helps the user get oxygen while a nebulizer mask is frequently used to administer medication in the form of a mist.
While Using a Nebulizer Mask, Is It Preferable To Breathe Via Your Mouth Or Your Nose?
It is advised to intake medication by breathing through your mouth rather than just your nose until all of the medication has been consumed.
How To Clean a Philips Respironics SideStream Nebulizer Mask?
The SideStream mask must be hand washed. Start by placing the nebulizer mask in a solution of white vinegar and water for 30 minutes, or as advised by the manufacturer. Rinse and air-dry in a cool, dry area soaking.
What Happens If a Nebulizer Is Not Cleaned?
If you don't regularly clean and disinfect your nebulizer, bacteria can build up in the console and tubing, clogging it and raising your risk of illness.