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How to clean the O2 FRESH oxygen cover

COPD patient sterilizing supplemental oxygen equipment.

The O2 FRESH cannula cover is top-shelf dishwasher safe.

Respiratory patient cleans oxygen therapy equipment.

O2 FRESH oxygen tube covers can be cleaned with a mild detergent and a soft cloth.

Four methods to sanitize your O2 FRESH nasal cannula cover

  • Drop your oxygen tube protector in boiling water for 5 minutes.

  • Run it through the top rack of your dishwasher, setting the water temperature to 158° or more for 30 minutes.

  • Soak it in 70% isopropyl alcohol for 5 minutes, rinse using sterile water, and air dry before use.

  • Soak your oxygen tube covers in 3% hydrogen peroxide for 30 minutes, rinse using sterile water and air dry before use.

WARNING: DO NOT ATTEMPT TO BOIL THE O2 FRESH NASAL CANNULA COVER IN THE MICROWAVE.

THE O2 FRESH cannula oxygen tube cover is not microwave safe.

Learn more about our material certifications here.

What's in the patient environment that could potentially transfer to nasal cannula prongs during oxygen therapy? 

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