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... Over time, do the straps on your CPAP mask stretch where you have to slightly tighten them? ... (1 replies)
CPAP mask leak
Dec 4, 2006
... and is having a terrible time with the mask leaking. He is on his second type, but it still doesn't help. He ends up taking it off in the middle of the night because he can't get it to stop. ... (9 replies)
CPAP mask leak
Dec 26, 2006
... There is a CPAP device called "nasal pillows" that are two little tubes you fit into your nostrils instead of wearing a mask, and has no leaking problems. ... (9 replies)

... Make sure your husbands mask fits well. For years I always had a too big one, and it floated all over my face leaking air. ... (6 replies)
Cpap
Apr 28, 2006
... I know what you mean about opening your mouth while using the cpap. When i was fitted with my cpap in 2000 the tech didn't tell me to keep my mouth shut so when he turn on the machine i thought i was going to die. ... (2 replies)
CPAP leaking
Apr 13, 2006
... face CPAP mask. A lot of the time he ends up taking it off in the middle of the night because it leaks so much that the noise wakes him up. ... (2 replies)
... g to your breathing pattern. It is really expensive. They said that it is the only type that is successful with central apnea. My husband has trouble with the mask leaking after about an hour. ... (7 replies)
My Mask Leaks
Sep 18, 2010
... read your original post. Being increased to 15 could very well be causing the leaks. While it may not solve it, you might try actually loosening the mask and see if it helps. It's something to try. ... (7 replies)
New using CPAP
Jun 1, 2007
... Hi Dave. My husband got his CPAP about a week ago and has been working thru some issues, too. He was having trouble getting a good seal on the mask so took it back to the durable medical equipement place that provided the CPAP and they gave him a nose piece and chin strap. ... (2 replies)
... If the CPAP was blubbering and leaking it was an insufficient titration study. The mask data would give false pressure readings and not allow for an accurate evaluation of the needed CPAP pressure. ... (7 replies)
New using CPAP
May 28, 2007
... m using a Resmed Mirage swift Nasal mask exactly the same as the one I used at the sleep study. ... (2 replies)
... I went to sleep and than she comes in my room to wake me up after 3 hours to put the CPAP machine on me. ... (7 replies)
... the mask should not need to be tight i have a leaking mask every night i just have to move it around to make it seal properlly consolt your specilist and they will help you set it up if your unsure , where is it leaking my mask only leaks when iam laying on my side and my face is a bit scrunched up so i just move the mask around a bit till it seals, i also find that laying... (5 replies)
CPAP leaking
Apr 14, 2006
... He needs to wash the mask everyday, or every other day at the very least. Bacteria and other stuff builds up in the mask, which can cause other health problems. ... (2 replies)
My Mask Leaks
Sep 18, 2010
... Nasal. This covers just the nose and is usually the first mask attempted by most people. ... (7 replies)
CPAP setting
May 2, 2006
... it is hard to exhale. takes alot of getting used to.if the mask is leaking you have to call the place that provided the cpap and get a different size mask. ... (3 replies)
... still get some leakage from under chin but it does not leak enough to warrant adjusting anything else ,although when you do find a good fit,when washing the mask be carefull not to undo the straps ,as i had done and took ages to get them set again. did you get the 3 inserts with the mask ? ... (15 replies)
CPAP leaking
Apr 24, 2006
... I am satisfied with it. Of course, leakage can be corrected by proper adjustment of the face and head straps, as the gentleman above alluded to. Washing mask everyday or every other day is a bummer. I never washed mine. ... (2 replies)
... mouth and is leaking air so there is not enough pressure to keep airway open. ... (1 replies)
... Appreciate the info re the nose pillows...my friend with the nose pillows didn't know she was leaking air at night either.... ... (12 replies)




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