Wiping avoids the potential adverse effects on the respiratory mucosa, bradycardia, and lower Apgar scores associated with suctioning via bulb syringes
A saline nasal spray can help rinse the nasal passages, and you might also want to consider using a bulb syringe
to rinse your sinuses.
You also may find relief from nasal irrigation, using a bulb syringe
or a neti pot to flush out your sinuses.
Use a bulb syringe
to squirt the homemade version into the nose from one to three times a day.
Instruments useful for the removal of crusts include 1)a 4-mm, O[degrees] telescope, 2) a Frazier suction tube, 3) cup or alligator forceps, and 4) a bulb syringe
or other irrigation setup.
* Compliance: The SinuCleanse System uses no pressure and is gentle and more comfortable to use than a bulb syringe
or water pick.
and Infections The bulb syringe
that's so helpful in clearing your newborn's nose may be a carrier of bacteria.
Your doctor may recommend using special over-the-counter drops to soften the wax before using a bulb syringe
to gently flush it out of your ear.
A bulb syringe
is helpful, although may not remove thick mucus.
There are three basic types of nasal aspirator: bulb syringes
, battery-powered aspirators and self-suctioning aspirators.
Because the organisms live within the waterlines, only heat-sterilized/sterile-disposable bulb syringes
or sterile water delivery devices should be used to deliver the sterile water.