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Machine: Resmed S9 AutoSet
Mask Type: Nasal pillows
Mask Make & Model: Airfit P10 for Her
Humidifier: H5i humidifier with ClimateLine heated hose
CPAP Pressure: 8-15
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Post: #1
Flappy nose piece
Night before last, I woke up to a loudly flapping (vibrating) nose piece on my P10. I got up and swapped it out, but the next one did the same as soon as the machine came on. Almost like as if there were a lot of water in the tube (but there wasnt). So then I swapped out the hose and the mask frame, and the previously flapping nose piece behaved itself and I slept the rest of the night....

Haven't tried the misbehaving hose or mask again yet... but has anyone had this happen?

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Tongue Suck Technique for prevention of mouth breathing:
  • Place your tongue behind your front teeth on the roof of your mouth
  • let your tongue fill the space between the upper molars
  • gently suck to form a light vacuum
Practising during the day can help you to keep it at night

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01-22-2016 04:36 PM
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Machine: Resmed Aircurve 10 Vauto
Mask Type: Nasal pillows
Mask Make & Model: Resmed Airfit P10
Humidifier: Resmed Climateline
CPAP Pressure: Auto Bilevel 18/9, PS 3
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Post: #2
RE: Flappy nose piece
I have experienced it from time to time. Almost like a fluttering or popping in the pillow itself. It has usually cleared up on its own, but it is just weird sounding. I doubt anyone hears it but me.

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01-22-2016 05:23 PM
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