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... Over time, do the straps on your CPAP mask stretch where you have to slightly tighten them? ... (1 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 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)

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 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)
... 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)
... mouth and is leaking air so there is not enough pressure to keep airway open. ... (1 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)
My Mask Leaks
Sep 18, 2010
... Nasal. This covers just the nose and is usually the first mask attempted by most people. ... (7 replies)
... Does anyone have their mask not leak when they fall asleep but later on in the night it leaks? ... (5 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... 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)
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)
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)
... Yes I have been a faithful user for over a year now and last night my mask was my worst enemy. Its like take it off and when I wake I have a terrible sore throat or leave it on and get broken sleep! ... (6 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)
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)




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