What is a nebuliser?

A nebuliser is a machine that helps you to breathe in a medicine as a mist through a mask or a mouthpiece.

You may use a nebuliser to inhale medication to clear your airways or to treat infections: in an emergency, if you are struggling to breathe and need a high dose of your reliever medicine, or you need antibiotics to treat an infection. Paramedics and hospital staff may give it to you through a nebuliser or you may nebulise various natural or pre scribed medicines.


You can get various qualities nebulisers from pharmacies in South Africa, which range in price from R 549 upwards (from what we can see online🇿🇦)



Manual (and affordable)

A new manually operated nebuliser has been developed by an NPO to help poor people suffering during the Covid Pandemic, which costs only R 130 ⚔️⚔️🇿🇦