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... My eyes would swell feel gummy and irritated.. get red. I also have thyroid issues.. and eye swelling goes hand in hand with that and allergies.. so? ... (14 replies)
... When your eyes were really dry, did your eye lids swell? ... (14 replies)
... Ah.. this is actually very common when your sinuses dry out and the pressurized air is pushed through the tear ducts. ... (14 replies)

... cpap machine since august of 2003. the dry, icky eyes were a major pain for me eye dr about had a fit and said that i needed to call and get a mask change right away. ... (4 replies)
... It sounds like you have done a lot of good things. I would turn the humidity up to the 80% level. Also, there about 4 good nasal pillows on the market so trying another may help. I have some issues like that and do find using a nasal spray in the evening and doing one of those nasal washes does help clear things up. I also take mucinex in the evening. It liquifies the... (4 replies)
... Thank you so much for your answer. I have very dry nose, mouth, eyes, etc. because of Sjogrens Syndrome, so my doctor specifically ordered a CPAP with warm humidifier... and I believe that I really need it, especially in the winter when the humidity is so low. ... (4 replies)
... d mouth while you sleep.. resulting in irritation and removal of the mask subconsiciously to alleviate the irritation. If it is too low, you will wake up with a dry sinus headache and cotton mouth. Both make you want to strip of the irritant, i.e. mask. ... (5 replies)
... I don't know about your other symptoms, but for me these things are definitely CPAP related. ... (4 replies)

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