How to use your RESPIMAT® inhaler every day

Three main steps to use your inhaler every day 1


Just remember  Turn – Open – Press 1

Follow the simple, easy to learn steps below for daily use of your RESPIMAT® inhaler: 


  • 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 your inhaler to the back of your throat

  • While taking a slow, deep breath through your mouth, PRESS the dose release button and continue to breathe in slowly for as long as comfortable

  • Repeat TURN, OPEN, PRESS for a total of 2 puffs

  • Close the cap until you use your inhaler again

  1. Placebo RESPIMAT® Instructions for use. October 2018.
  2. Dalby RN, et al. Med Devices (Auckl). 2011;4:145-155.
  3. Dalby R, et al. Int J Pharm. 2004;283(1-2):1-9.
  4. Ciciliani AM, et al. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2017;12:1565-1577.