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Hazards of using cpap machines

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Is C-PAP machine safe for health?

I am 58 yrs old suffering from obstructive sleep apnea , and using C-PAP machine.is it safe for health ? i use this machine with humidifier. does it affect throat ? because i am suffering from throat ...
 

Blocked nose. Could the CPAP machine be the reason?

I use a CPAP machine with a humidifier. For the last year I've been experiencing an extremely dry .... Could it be the CPAP machine that I've been usisng for over three years? ...
 

Will a CPAP machine help in treatment of sleep apnea?

/ sleep apnea . Sleep doc stated cpap macine use for a year will probably relieve all health issues except bipolar disorder. Sounds 2 good 2 be true but I'm willing 2 buy machine if it's actually probable ...
 

Sleep apnea,severe congestion in night with breathing problem using CPAP machine. Ideal setting for CPAP?

I am a 42 year old man with sleep Apnea . I have been using a CPAP for three weeks now, and I noticed an unusual problem recently. I have been experimenting with the humidifier attached to my machine ...
 

Diagnosed with COPD, recommended CPAP machine. Unable to sleep, use oxygen. Suggest?

I am diagnosed with copd .. I did a sleep study and the doctor recommended a cpap machine for me. I ... in the next month. I read that a bi-pap machine might be better than a cpap machine, because it is suppose ...
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Using a CPAP machine on a regular basis

Are there any dangers to using a CPAP machine on a regular basis once diagnosed with Sleep Apnea ? ...
 

What causes heart palpitations when using a CPAP machine?

I have been using a CPAP machine since Jan. 3rd. In the past few days I have been experiencing ...-92. Can the CPAP be the cause of this problem? With each palpitation there is a strong pulse in the upper ...
 

Could usage of Cpap machine cause health issue?

I sleep with a Cpap machine that has water I guess for dryness. I also have been diagnosed with congestive Heart failure. I take two types of meds to rid myself from excess water. Might this use ...
 

What causes SOB after removing the mask of the CPAP machine?

I started on CPAP for OSA six days ago...first three days went well...fourth day had SOB after removing mask, which did not go away with one night off CPAP. Tried CPAP again last night...SOB still. Any ...
 

How to get adjusted to cpap machine noise and look?

My husband uses a cpap machine to help with his sleep apnea, I on the other hand hate the thing ... snoring, I haven t slept properly in over a year due to the snoring and then the machine. Do you have any ...
 

Using cpap machine with nose pillows. Throat glands swollen. Due to uncleaned machine?

i use a cpap machine with nose pillows set to whatever the test results were at the begining i felt ... throughout the day.My doctor has prscribed meds. not working , i clean my machine once a week. I clean ...
 

Using cpap machine for sleep apnea, since then feel constipated. Is it related?

I have been on a cpap machine for about two months. The treatment is working for my severe sleep apnea , but I have been constipated ever since I started using the cpap. The sleep apnea forums make ...
 

Given a cpap machine. Severely choked after using, coughing and gasping. Is this normal ?

I have just been given a cpap machine. the first 2 nights I was fine, just a slight sore throat . I have since been given my own machine after i was assessed but I find with this one I am woken up ...
 

Using CPAP for sleep apnea. Getting toothache. What could be the causing this pain?

Have been using CPAP for sleep apnea since 5/02/12 and have been sleeping well. Recently I began ... to my right ear, so I had to turn machine off. this am toothache was 85% gone? pressure was recently (10 ...
 

Could using CPAP cause lingering infection?

Yes, thank you. I am a cpap user and I use a nasal mask with a chinstrap to keep my mouth closed ... using m y cpap keep my infection lingering? ...
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