Test Your Inhaler IQ

  • Most people with asthma use an inhaler to take their medicines.

     

    A. True

     

    B. False

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  • What are the main types of inhalers?

     

    A. Metered-dose inhaler (MDI)

     

    B. MDI with a spacer

     

    C. Dry powder inhaler

     

    D. All of the above

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  • Can children use inhalers?

     

    A. Yes

     

    B. No

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  • Which of the following statements about spacers is NOT true?

     

    A. They come in different shapes and sizes

     

    B. Spacers help you breathe in your medicine slowly and more completely

     

    C. You should always use a spacer with a dry powder inhaler

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  • Inhaled steroids are usually the first choice for what type of asthma treatment?

     

    A. Quick relief

     

    B. Long-term control

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  • Are inhaled steroids safe for children?

     

    A. Yes

     

    B. No

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  • It's a good idea to do this after using your MDI.

     

    A. Rinse your mouth

     

    B. Take a nap

     

    C. Get a new inhaler

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  • Your MDI needs regular cleaning.

     

    A. True

     

    B. False

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  • Is there a way to know when I'll need to refill my control medicine?

     

    A. Yes

     

    B. No

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  • How should I store my MDI?

     

    A. Keep it in a cold room

     

    B. Keep it as warm as you can

     

    C. At room temperature

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