A nebulizer is a breathing machine used to treat lung conditions such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, and other respiratory illnesses. They administer medication in the form of a mist that's inhaled into the lungs and are often used in situations in which using an inhaler is difficult or ineffective.
A nebulizer breathing treatment may be an effective way to ensure quick and thorough relief for patients with some respiratory ailments. ... The treatment is effective for individuals experiencing wheezing, coughing and trouble breathing caused by respiratory conditions like asthma, reactive airway disease and bronchitis.