Help Patients Troubleshoot Clogged or Empty Inhalers

Social media posts about clogged albuterol metered-dose inhalers (MDIs) will put focus on helping patients take care of their inhalers.

When a patient reports their inhaler isn't working, assist your pharmacist with troubleshooting common issues.

Check if it's clogged. Look for white residue around the spray nozzle with MDIs...this is a clue the mouthpiece may be blocked.

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