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The Respimat inhaler has 3 simple steps for daily use. To help remember the steps, just think T.O.P:

T = TURN the base of the Respimat inhaler

O = OPEN the cap and close your lips around the mouthpiece

P = PRESS the dose release button, and inhale


Before the first use you need to insert the cartridge and prepare your inhaler.

Your inhaler provides 1 months supply of doses

Inserting the cartridge

Preparing for first time use

Daily use

Step 1

In the box you will find a Respimat inhaler, cartridge and instructions for how to use your inhaler.

The box contains the Respimat inhaler, a cartridge and instructions for use

Step 2

With the cap closed, press the safety catch and pull off the clear base.

With the cap closed, press the safety catch and pull off the clear base.

Step 3

Push the narrow end of the cartridge into the inhaler until it clicks into place.

Push the narrow end of the cartridge into the inhaler until it clicks into place.

Step 4

Push the cartridge against a firm surface to ensure that it has gone all the way in.

Do not remove the cartridge once it has been inserted into the inhaler.

Push the cartridge against a firm surface to ensure that it has gone all the way in. Do not remove the cartridge once it has been inserted into the inhaler.

QUESTION?

Did you hear the click?

Yes No

HELP

If you didn’t hear a click please try the following:

  • Try to push the cartridge in until you hear a click. The cartridge will not be fully flush with the inhaler (as shown in the illustration).

Did you hear the click now and your inhaler looks like in the illustration?

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Step 5

Replace clear base until you hear a click.

Replace clear base until you hear a click.

Step 6

Do not remove the clear base again.

Do not remove the clear base again.

Inserting the cartridge

Preparing for first time use

Daily use

Step 1

Hold the Respimat inhaler upright, with the cap closed.

Hold the Respimat inhaler upright, with the cap closed.

Step 2

Turn the base in the direction of the red arrows on the label until it clicks (half a turn).

Turn the base in the direction of the red arrows on the label until it clicks (half a  turn).

Step 3

Open the cap until it snaps fully open

Open the cap until it snaps fully open

Step 4

Point the Respimat inhaler towards the ground.

Press the dose release button.

Point the Respimat inhaler towards the ground. Press the dose release button.

Step 5

Close the cap.

After preparation the Respimat inhaler will deliver enough doses for 1 months supply.

QUESTION?

Did you see a cloud of mist?

Yes No

HELP

If you didn't see a cloud of mist please repeat the priming process until a cloud is visible.

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Step 6

Now repeat this priming process three more times to ensure the inhaler is prepared for use.

These steps will not affect the number of doses available.

Now repeat this priming process three more times to ensure the inhaler is prepared for use.These steps will not affect the number of doses available.

Step 7

After preparation the Respimat inhaler will deliver enough doses for 1 months supply.

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Inserting the cartridge

Preparing for first time use

Daily use

Step 1

Hold the Respimat inhaler upright, with the cap closed, to avoid accidental release of dose.

Hold the Respimat inhaler upright, with the cap closed, to avoid accidental release of dose.

Step 2

Turn the clear base in the direction of the red arrows on the label until it clicks (half a turn).

Turn the clear base in the direction of the red arrows on the label until it clicks (half a turn).

Step 3

Open the cap until it snaps fully open.

Open the cap until it snaps fully open.

Step 4

  • Breathe out slowly and fully.

  • Close your lips around the end of the mouthpiece without covering the air vents.

  • Point your Respimat inhaler to the back of your throat.

  • While taking in a slow, deep breath through your mouth, press the dose release button.

Continue to breathe in slowly for as long as you can.

Close the cap until you use the Respimat inhaler again.

Step 8

Hold your breath for 10 seconds or for as long as comfortable.

Hold your breath for 10 seconds or for as long as comfortable.

Step 9

Close the cap until you use the Respimat inhaler again.

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