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P10 vs N30i vs DreamWear
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P10 vs N30i vs DreamWear
I currently use the ResMed P10 Nasal Pillow system and am very happy with it. My only concern is; I don't have any full-face options should I find myself congested or in need of Full Face mask.

I would love to hear the opinion of those who have used the P10 as well as either the ResMedN30i or DreamWear systems. 
• How do you compare the P10 against the DreamWear Under Nose Mask?
• How do you compare the P10 against the N30i?
• Did you find it difficult to transition?
• Do you transition between the DreamWear Under Nose Mask and DreamWear Full Face mask?
• Preferences between top and front hose attachments?

And for the speculators out there:
• Any thoughts on ResMed creating an adaptable N30i / Full Face system similar to the DreamWear?

I became aware of the DreamWare conversion from the LankyLefty YouTube video:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUwIa3xnsDQ

Would love to hear your thoughts.
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RE: P10 vs N30i vs DreamWear
Your better off with the P10. If you need a full face mask I'd go with the Resmed Air Touch.
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RE: P10 vs N30i vs DreamWear
After switching to P10 3+ years ago, I have never felt the need to use my full face backup mask (f10). I just increase my fixed pressure if I feel the congestion coming in. If you run on auto, then you Don’t need to do that either.

P10. Because Resistance is futile.
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RE: P10 vs N30i vs DreamWear
(11-25-2018, 08:54 PM)AshSF Wrote: P10. Because Resistance is futile.

This ^

No need for a full face mask if congested. I’ve had my share of colds and congestion and nothing works better than the P10.
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RE: P10 vs N30i vs DreamWear
Thank you for the replies.

And yes, I agree with the ability of the P10 to help breath with narrow or congested nasal passages.

I had a septoplasty and turbinate reduction 3 months ago, and while my breathing is 10-fold better than immediately before the surgery, my nasal breathing is still constricted compared to what it used to be. Because of the restriction I have trouble with any mask that covers the bridge of the nose.

My theory is the nasal pillows help "inflate the passages" because their is no equalized pressure from a mask covering the nose and no pressure on the bridge of the nose.

Thus far I've has no need for a FF mask, and why I want to consider the the DreamWear as a FF alternative. In hopes that it overs the same benefits as the P10.

I'm in no hurry, as the p10 is performing terrific and thus far no need for a FF mask.
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RE: P10 vs N30i vs DreamWear
I've used all three masks and this is my brief impression:

P10 - by far the quietest. Caused some discomfort for me, so went back to Dreamwear.

N30i - similar to Dreamwear nasal cushion, but has more of a cradle-like cushion - was comfortable but I have higher leaks and higher AHI compared to Dreamwear. Louder than the P10. I could see ResMed converting this to a full face mask, as the F30 already has a similar nasal cushion interface.

Dreamwear nasal cushion. Fits me the best, gives me consistently lowest AHI, without issues with leaks. Louder than the P10.

Dreamwear full face mask - I couldn't get this to seal, and abandoned it.

ResMed F30 full face mask - the cushion sits under the nose. Seems to seal well for me, and was relatively quiet. I have this for a backup, in case I need a full face mask.
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