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[Equipment] Prescriptions For CPAP Supplies
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(08-17-2014, 10:05 PM)SuperSleeper Wrote: CPAP prescriptions aren't like prescription for controlled substances, where drug abuse can occur with an open-ended prescription. So far, I've not heard of people checking into a rehab clinic for CPAP abuse. Bigwink

I can see it now. Group therapy in Rehab for HoseHeads. Everyone sitting around with their respective masks and hoses dangling from their respective faces - but no CPAP machines. "Hello, my name is MAPnea and I'm addicted to breathing while I sleep….." Dielaughing
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Thank you for all the responses. I had my cardiologist write me one today. This is the second of three (excluding the first) that he has written. He made a comment something to the effect he may not be able to write anymore citing it has been 4 years since I had a sleep study. UGGGGGGGH!
To err is human, but to really mess things up, you need a computer.
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(08-18-2014, 03:04 PM)Airstream Wrote: Thank you for all the responses. I had my cardiologist write me one today. This is the second of three (excluding the first) that he has written. He made a comment something to the effect he may not be able to write anymore citing it has been 4 years since I had a sleep study. UGGGGGGGH!

Has to be a doctor in Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge who'll write an Rx for you.
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