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Joined: Nov 2015

Machine: Philips DreamStation Auto
Mask Type: Nasal pillows
Mask Make & Model: Philips nuance Pro gell
Humidifier: Philips Dream Station Heated
CPAP Pressure: 4.0
CPAP Software: Not using software

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Sex: Female

Post: #11
RE: mask cleaning
(09-11-2015 06:03 PM)amwpanda Wrote:  Apologies if this topic has been discussed before. I am just curios on what people use to clean their CPAP masks. I have heard using the wrong materials can warp the mask and cause leaks. I am sure their are cheaper methods then the wipes found on CPAP websites.

Thanks for the Info.

I was told by my unit supplier to use warm water with a small amount of Dawn dish detergent. He said use only Dawn because it was milder than the others. Hope this helps.
11-06-2015 05:47 PM
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Posts: 3,047
Joined: Nov 2014

Machine: PR System One REMstar Auto 560 with A Flex
Mask Type: Nasal pillows
Mask Make & Model: AirFit P10 For Her
Humidifier: REMStar heated humidifier with heated hose
CPAP Pressure: Auto Cpap 10-13 AFLEX 1
CPAP Software: SleepyHead EncoreBasic

Other Comments: Started CPAP Therapy October 23, 2014

Sex: Female
Location: Northeast Ohio, USA

Post: #12
RE: mask cleaning
Use Dawn Liquid every morning on the nasal pillows.
The rest of mask and hose get cleaned once a week.

11-06-2015 06:26 PM
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Posts: 113
Joined: Sep 2015

Machine: Respironics Dream Station Auto
Mask Type: Full face mask
Mask Make & Model: F&P Simplus FFM Medium
Humidifier: Respironics Dream Station Humidifier
CPAP Pressure: 15?
CPAP Software: Other Software

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Sex: Male
Location: Massachusetts

Post: #13
RE: mask cleaning
I took my mask and hose into the shower with me and dribbled some Dawn over it.
11-06-2015 08:26 PM
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