The Chemistry of Asthma Inhalers

First Aiders often have to assist causalities with their medications, including asthma inhalers. So what exactly is in those ‘puffers’ and how does it help in the event of an asthma attack?

NOTE: Each casualty will have different medication in their puffers (drugs/dose/delivery) – Only assist a casualty with a medication that is prescribed to them.

Chemistry of asthma inhalers CompountChem

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