Nasal obstruction is one of the health problems that cause inconvenience to the child at all age stages, where the child can't explain breath shortness except by continuous crying and lack of sleep, for this reason the parents use nasal aspirators in order to rid the mucus stuck for childs in the airways and help him to Breathe comfortably.
In this article, we will talk about the types and methods of cleaning the infant’s nose with an aspirator…
What is a nasal aspirator and why is it needed?
It is a small suction tool placed in the child's nose and used to remove mucus when the child has a cold or sinus, enabling him to breathe easier.
What is the best nasal aspirator for babies?
The mucus sucker is used to withdraw mucus from the baby's nose through the mouth. It is a thin tube that enables suction from the outside of the nose easily and without inserting all the tubes into the nose. Its results are immediate from the first use, the child will be able to breathe and feel comfortable. It is also safe for the mother and does not transfer germs and bacteria to the mother's mouth. It is designed with several single-use filters, and its parts are washable and can be easily cleaned in the dishwasher.
2. OCCObaby Baby Nasal Aspirator
The ideal aspirator for newborns, it comes in 3 different sizes that fit all babies and the nose healthy position, it works by battery or by using oral suction, without the need to replace medical filters, and all its parts are made of safe silicone, it also has the right suction power, lightweight and compact design make it portable and travel-friendly for outside use.
3. Chicco nasal aspirator
An easy-to-use and effective mucus sucker for extracting mucus from the newborn's nose to treat congestion, all you have to do is place the front funnel in the baby's nose and the other piece in the mother's mouth and gently suction the mucus, its design is unique and distinctive, and the front part of it can be removed and cleaned with ease.
4. Pigeon nasal aspirator
The Pigeon aspirator was made of soft silicone to protect the baby's nose, especially newborns, from damage or scratching. It won the admiration of many mothers, because of its ease of use and high efficiency. Once the funnel is placed in the baby's nose and pressure on the aspirator, all mucus will be sucked out smoothly. It is easy to disassemble, clean and reassemble.
5. Watolt nasal aspirator
The best electric nasal aspirator is designed with 3 different levels of suction, suitable for infants up to two years of age. It has two silicone heads of different sizes to suit all ages. It is very effective in treating congestion and facilitating breathing. It is characterized by its ease of cleaning by disassembling and disinfecting its parts easily.
6. Braun BNA100EU nasal aspirator for children
one of the best electric nasal aspirator, designed in a modern and distinctive style, and has two levels of suction, one is low and the other is high, and there is a nozzle that expands the baby’s nose to facilitate cleaning, ideal for children who suffer from frequent colds, and is very easy to use and does not cause any damage to the membranes mucous in the baby's nose.
How to use a nasal aspirator?
The method of baby nose cleaning with an aspirator differs according to its types, but at first the child must be calmed and breastfed to remove the mucus safely.
The way to clean the baby's nose with an aspirator is:
1. Manual Nasal Aspirator
- Silicone Nasal Aspirator
- Press the swollen part of the nasal aspirator to extract all the air from inside it
- Point the nozzle of the aspirator over the blocked nose of the child
- Gently press the aspirator until it removes nasal mucus
- Remove the aspirator from the nose and clean it immediately
- Mucus Sucker
- Place the thin tube over the baby's nose and the other end of the tube into your mouth
- Suction the mucus from the baby's nose until the mucus is completely removed
- Repeat the process with the other nostril
- Place the opening of the device in one side of your child's nose
- Press the device until it sucks out all the mucus
- Repeat the steps with the other side of the nose
Have you made the decision to use a nasal aspirator?
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