What is Vaporizer?

Category: Equipment


A vaporizer, or humidifier is a household appliance that increases humidity (moisture) in a single room or in the entire home. There are point-of-use humidifiers used to humidify a single room, and whole-house or furnace humidifiers to provide humidity to the entire house.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Asthma 1 1
Breathing difficulty 1 1
Dry cough 1 1
Nicotine cravings 1 1

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Vaporizer

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Vaporizer

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Vaporizer


Stopped using Vaporizer

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Vaporizer.