World Asthma Day: Top air purifiers you can buy in India

India has around 1.31 billion people suffering from Asthma. This number includes around six percent of children, two percent of adults, says Global Asthma Report 2018 by Global Asthma Network . The actual number of cases in India are expected to be much higher than this. While the exact cause for asthma is unknown, urbanisation and exposure to allergens and pollutants are some of the factors that have contributed to increasing the overall asthma case load.

Now, there is no cure for asthma. However, it can be managed using inhalers, daily medication and in extreme cases, steroids. In addition to these, one device that can help in managing the disease is air purifiers.

Air purifiers come with a host of filters such as carbon nano filters and HEPA-13 filters that filter out asthma-causing pollutants such as PM 2.5, PM 10, smoke, dust, nano-particles and even pollen grains and help people in managing the disease better. So, here are top air purifiers that you can buy in India right now.

Faqs

For people with allergies, scientific studies have shown that air filtration reduces these airborne allergens and may provide some relief. Experts recommend two types of filtration: For a single room, look for an air cleaner with a HEPA (high-efficiency particulate air) filter.

– Coway AP-1512 HH Mighty. The best air purifier overall.
– Blueair Blue Pure 211+ The most attractive best air purifier.
– Blueair Blue Pure 411.
– Coway Airmega 400.
– Austin Air HealthMate HM-400.
– Honeywell HPA300.
– Levoit LV-H132.
– PureZone 3-in-1 True HEPA Air Purifier.

Ranking Item Name Price
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1 DYSON PURE HOT + COOL ₹ 55,900
2 Mi Air Purifier 3 with True HEPA Filter and Smart App Connectivity ₹ 6,499
3 Airspa With Device Tms 16 Hepa Air Purifier with Unique 7 Stage Filtration + Remote Control ₹ 16,512
4 KENT AURA ₹ 8,499

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– Honeywell True HEPA (HPA100) with Allergen Remover. SHOP NOW AT Amazon.
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– Levoit LV-PUR131S Smart True HEPA. SHOP NOW AT Amazon.

– Coway AP-1512 HH Mighty. The best air purifier overall.
– Blueair Blue Pure 211+ The most attractive best air purifier.
– Blueair Blue Pure 411.
– Coway Airmega 400.
– Austin Air HealthMate HM-400.
– Honeywell HPA300.
– Levoit LV-H132.
– PureZone 3-in-1 True HEPA Air Purifier.

HEPA air purifiers are typically considered the best option for those with asthma, but your healthcare provider will help you make the final decision. In general, HEPA filters are popular because they can capture particles as small as 0.3 microns, cleaning the air of 99.7% of allergens that pass through it.13-Mar-2020

Conclusion

India has an estimated 1.31 billion people suffering from asthma, but their actual number is expected to be much higher than that. There is no cure for asthma, but it can be managed using daily medication and in extreme cases, steroids. Air purifiers come with filters such as carbon nano filters and