PLEASE READ FIRST – How to protect yourself from breathing ozone
What is a nasal irrigation with ozone?
What equipment do you need?
How to put the equipment together and how to use it?
Risks and how to avoid them
Nasal irrigation is the irrigation of the nasal passages with ozonated water or ozonated saline solution. The use of a neti pot is the simplest method.
In order to be able to do nasal irrigations you need:
oxygen + ozone generator + ozonated water + neti pot
Essentially, you’re gonna need the same equipment as for the preparation of ozonated water plus a neti pot made of ozone resistant material.
Oxygen source: Either an oxygen tank or an oxygen concentrator can be used. Both the oxygen concentrator and oxygen tank have to allow for oxygen flows between 1/8 LPM and 1/2 LPM. Super low oxygen flows are not necessary to make ozonated water.
Oxygen concentrator: There are several possibilities. One can either use a low flow oxygen concentrator which allows for oxygen flows of 1/8 LPM to 1/2 LPM, which is enough to ozonate water, or one can use a regular oxygen concentrator (which usually allows for oxygen flows of 1/2 to 5 LPM) and attach an external low flow regulator to bring the flow down to 1/4 to 1/8 LPM and so to be able to achieve higher ozone concentrations.
Ozone generator: It should be a generator which uses ozone resistant materials in the air chamber, can be fed oxygen from an oxygen concentrator or an oxygen tank, and can reliably produce stable ozone concentrations at given oxygen flows. Ozonating water can be performed using relatively high ozone output of up to 100 ug/ml or even higher.
Accessories: 1) trap or check valve. A trap is preferable, which is usually an empty humidifier. 2) Water bubbler: this is a glass container which has a water stone attached to its ozone outlet and which allows for the creation of super small ozone bubbles and hence for a better ozone saturation of the water. An ideal water bubbler has also a destructor attached to its outlet so that no excess ozone leaks out and one can remain in the room while the water is being ozonated. 3) Neti pots made of ceramic or glass can be used.
First, connect the equipment as described in the “Ozonated Water” section and prepare the water. If you prefer ozonated saline, just dissolve some salt in the water before ozonating it.
After the water has been sufficiently ozonated, pour it into the neti pot and perform nasal irrigations with it as you would with regular water. Be careful to hold your breath during the procedure in order to not breathe any ozone in.
Except for the Ozonette, none of the ozone generators presented on this website have been approved for medical purposes. Any application of the machines for other than water purification is at the sole risk of the user.
Information provided is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical advice. No health claims for these products or diagnostic tools have been evaluated by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), nor has the FDA nor any other medical authority approved these products to diagnose, cure, or prevent disease. Since every person is unique, we highly recommend you to consult with your licensed health care practitioner about the use of ozone products in your particular situation. Neither The Power of Ozone nor the manufacturers of these items are responsible for the misuse of this equipment. It is highly advised to receive professional council from a licensed doctor before using Ozone Therapy or any of the mentioned products or tests on yourself.
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