POWERbreathe Plus

Rated 4.50 out of 5 based on 2 customer ratings
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POWERbreathe Plus – the 2nd generation POWERbreathe Inspiratory Muscle Training series (breathing training), with hi-tech ergonomic design, optimised airflow performance and anti-bacterial qualities.

 

SKU: PLUS-C

Description

POWERbreathe uses the basic principles of resistance training – just as you might use weights to strengthen your arm muscles, breathing in through POWERbreathe against the light, variable resistance makes your breathing muscles work harder, thereby increasing their strength and endurance.

Within a few days of using this drug-free, easy-to-use hand-held device, your breathing muscles will feel stronger; within 3-weeks you’ll feel less breathless and within 4 weeks, everyday activities will feel easier.

Who will benefit from using POWERbreathe?

  • People with a respiratory condition such as asthma (including exercise-induced), COPD, bronchitis, cystic fibrosis (also suitable for children aged 10 under adult supervision)
  • People with a debilitating condition such as heart failure, heart disease, spinal injury
  • People unaccustomed to regular physical exercise
  • Anyone who gets out of breath easily
  • Seniors

Laboratory Proven Training Regimen

  1. Twice a day simply breathe in 30 times through the device against the adjustable resistance. It takes less than 5-minutes.
  2. As your breathing muscle strength improves, simply adjust and increase the resistance as you would with any other form of exercise.
  3. Within a few days your inspiratory muscles will feel stronger; within 3-weeks you’ll feel less breathless, and within 4 weeks every-day activities will feel easier.

Additional information

Resistance

Light, Medium, Heavy

Colour

Blue, Green, Red, Black, Pink

Brand

POWERbreathe

Shipping/Delivery Restrictions

Can only be shipped to UK and Ireland

Features

  • Drug-free & natural with no side effects or drug interactions
  • Scientifically proven, pressure threshold training technique
  • Calibrated inspiratory load (light resistance)
  • Adjustable ‘light’ training resistance (up to 10 adjustable training levels)
  • Resistor / training level indicator
  • Fully washable design
  • Anti-bacterial mouthpiece
  • Ergonomic mouthpiece design, suitable for adult & paediatric use
  • Up to 65% improvement in airflow performance (vs. POWERbreathe Classic)
  • Ergonomic grip design
  • Fully integrated load mechanism

Contraindications

If you have any doubts about the suitability of POWERbreathe, or you have a medical condition, please consult your doctor.

  • Inspiratory muscle training (breathing muscle training), such as training with POWERbreathe, is not recommended for patients with a history of spontaneous pneumothorax (a collapsed lung that was not due to traumatic injury e.g. broken rib), as it may lead to a recurrence of the condition. Following a traumatic pneumothorax and/or broken rib, POWERbreathe should not be used prior to full recovery.
  • Inspiratory muscle training is not suitable for asthma patients who have low symptom perception and who suffer from frequent sever exacerbations.
  • Inspiratory muscle training is not suitable for anyone who has recently experienced a perforated eardrum.
  • Anyone who is under the age of 16 should only use POWERbreathe with supervision from an adult.

Use, Care and Cleaning

Simply put the nose-clip on so that it pushes your nostrils together and then breathe in through the POWERbreathe (use a little extra effort than you would to breathe normally), and the device will do the rest. Improvement in breathing efficiency can be seen in as little as 4-weeks. Comes with full instructions.

Your POWERbreathe will be exposed to saliva during use. We recommend that a few times a week your POWERbreathe should be soaked in warm water for about 10 minutes (see the POWERbreathe Manual for full details), but once a week POWERbreathe should be soaked in a mild cleansing solution instead of water, using these POWERbreathe Cleansing Tablets – only 1 tablet is required each time.

2 reviews for POWERbreathe Plus

  1. Rated 4 out of 5

    Ben M (verified owner) Sep 26th 2018

    Found it useful to being breathing training. Definitely noticed improvements in my asthma, but quickly upgraded to one of the K-Series. They are more expensive, but the real-time feedback allowed me to visually see improvements also.

  2. Rated 5 out of 5

    J Hughes Nov 15th 2018

    What a wonderful product this is. I have asthma and am also a runner. Since using the POWERbreathe I have reduced my steroid asthma inhaler dosage by 50% My aim is to increase POWERbreathe so to finish using a steroid inhaler. Thank you.
    (Submitted online on behalf of J Hughes who provided this review via email.)

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