There are two main types of Portable Oxygen Concentrators. A
continuous flow unit means that oxygen is constantly streaming out
whether you are inhaling or exhaling.
A pulse flowunit detects when you
are inhaling and only dispenses oxygen at that time.
A Pulse Dose unit is great for those looking to get out and about
during the day. For example, visiting the doctors office, movies,
church, etc. The machine senses when you are going to take a breath and it
gives a burst of oxygen when you inhale, preventing wasted oxygen when
you are exhaling. A Portable Oxygen Concentrator that is only capable of
the Pulse Dose function is going to be one of the lightest units available
which makes them the most popular.
There are three
main units we recommend for Pulse and they are the
Freestyle Focus (just 2.5lbs), theInvcare XP02 for its long battery life, and the LifeChoice Activox for its ease of use and battery life. You might need a Continuous Flow Concentrator,
if you are frequently
traveling and you require oxygen at night for sleep. Continuous flow
also be set to pulse dose as needed. As a trade off for the ability to
produce continuously, battery time is reduced, and weight is generally
We understand a Portable Concentrator is an expensive purchase, and were here to
make it easy for you! Should you have any questions or need help, please
contact our Respiratory Experts Today at 866-218-0902.
some of the top manufactures of Portable Oxygen Concentrators, Oxygen
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Respiratory Equipment improvements include Portable oxygen concentrators like the Evergo by Respironics, with up to 8 hours of battery life. TheSequel Eclipse 3 offers
a continuous flow, at 3 lt. per minute its capable of replacing your
home system. The Invacare's XPO2,With its sheik light weight design,
others won't even know its a Portable Oxygen Concentrator.
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