Welcome to the Pharmacy Times RESPIMAT T.O.P. Performer Challenge. Your challenge is to watch an instructional video and answer 7 questions about how the RESPIMAT inhaler is prepared and used. Answer all 7 questions correctly and you will be a Pharmacy Times® RESPIMAT T.O.P. performer! Print a personalized certificate recognizing that you are ready to answer patient questions about using the RESPIMAT inhaler. Good luck!
Choose the correct labels on the RESPIMAT inhaler.
After removing the clear base and inserting the cartridge into the inhaler, which of the following is correct?
To prepare the inhaler, which is correct?
The T.O.P. acronym is a reminder of how to use the RESPIMAT inhaler on a daily basis. Identify the correct letter for each description using the drop down menu.
Keep the cap closed. Turn the clear base in the direction of the arrows on the label until it clicks (half a turn).
Open the cap until it snaps fully open.
Breathe out slowly and fully. Close your lips around the mouthpiece without covering the air vents. Point the inhaler to the back of your throat. While taking a deep breath through your mouth, press the dose-release button.
The "discard by" date is how many months from the day the cartridge is first inserted and pierced?
The RESPIMAT inhaler should be stored at room temperature and should not be frozen. True or false?
For daily use of the RESPIMAT inhaler, direct patients to inhale the medication and hold their breath for 10 seconds or for as long as comfortable. True or false?
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