How to Use a Nebulizer Machine

If your child develops wheezing, we may recommend that he/she receive breathing treatments via a nebulizer machine. The prescription will consist of two parts: The box of albuterol vials The nebulizer machine Unscrew the top of the canister at the end of the tubing, empty one vial of albuterol into it, then turn on [...]

How to Use a Nebulizer Machine2021-04-28T12:28:50-05:00

Allergic Reactions

Allergic reactions can be triggered by foods, medications, insect stings, pollen, or other substances. Although most allergic reactions aren’t serious, severe reactions can be life-threatening and can require immediate medical attention. Avoid substances that are known to trigger an allergic reaction in the child. Keep an oral antihistamine such as cetirizine (Zyrtec) available. If [...]

Allergic Reactions2024-03-22T08:38:38-05:00

Allergy Advice

Allergy medications can help alleviate symptoms if used regularly. Nasal Spray (such as Flonase/Flonase Sensimist, Rhinocort, Nasonex, or Nasacort): This should be used once a day in the morning (usually 1 spray in each nostril). It takes 2 weeks for this medicine to become optimally effective. Nasal sprays can be very helpful if used [...]

Allergy Advice2024-03-22T08:39:17-05:00

5/17/2024 Greater Heights Office Closed Today

Due to the weather, our Greater Heights office is closed all day on Friday, 5/17. GH patients can be seen at our Memorial location. Memorial phone: 713-467-1741 or email bluefishmemorial@bluefishmd.com. All other offices have regular business hours today.