Nebulizer vs vapor pen?

Patient: I suffer from asthma and have been prescribed an albuterol sulfate syrup to be used with a nebulizer I was wondering if I could put that medication into a vapor pen? would it have the same effects? are there any risls?

Symptoms: Asthma

Doctor: Thank you for your question. No, albuterol syrup can only be taken with the use of nebulizer. Vapor pens are not approve d devices for the safe delivery of your medication to treat your asthma. Please be guided accordingly.Thank you for choosing AskTheDoctor.com