See how different airway clearance techniques work to help you clear the thick, sticky
ACTs are often used with other treatments, including inhaled bronchodilators, medications that help thin and move the mucus, and antibiotics. Bronchodilators should be inhaled before you start ACTs. This medication helps to widen your
Choose What's Best for You
Your respiratory therapist or another member of your CF care team can show you how to perform many different ACTs and recommend specific ACTs for you to try. However, the best ACT is the one that you are most likely to perform as part of your daily treatment plan.
To learn more about how you can help your infant or child manage their lung health, watch parents of children with CF and a respiratory therapist talk about the different techniques they use for airway clearance.