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breathing in too much exhaled air
#11
Thanks, will do. I'll get rid of it when I have read the data.
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#12
I tried minimum pressure 4.5. I woke with the mask off and no recollection of having removed it (it's the P10 nasal pillows mask).

Anything I can do to prevent this from happening? A night ago, I could only wear it until 2am. After that, I could not breathe enough due to exhaled air (or so it seemed) with either of my two masks (nasal and nasal pillow). This night I must have pulled it off or it must have slipped off in my sleep. This is strange. I had no trouble breathing last night when I started using it (as opposed to a night ago). I have been fully compliant from the time I started (about two weeks ago).
Before APAP: [Image: DARTH-VADER_zpsa57946df.png]

After APAP: See avatar: R2D2 for the win!

"Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a great battle"
--Ian Maclaren

I don't snore! I just make creepy noises so the aliens know I'm not someone to be messed with.
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#13
I still get nauseous breathing in exhaled air from my P10 nasal pillows mask. Are there other users on a Breas? Can you switch off the ramp? I wonder if low pressure is the issue (I'm on min pressure 4). The Breas ramp seems to be forced, i.e. it has a minimum of 5 minutes without possiblity to switch it off. A couple of minutes of low pressure is enough to make me nauseous.
Before APAP: [Image: DARTH-VADER_zpsa57946df.png]

After APAP: See avatar: R2D2 for the win!

"Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a great battle"
--Ian Maclaren

I don't snore! I just make creepy noises so the aliens know I'm not someone to be messed with.
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#14
(06-09-2014, 01:16 AM)zonk Wrote: Does your machine comes with the software and are you getting the efficacy data from the machine ... AHI, leak, 90% or 95% pressure
You did not say but as the leak is decent, talk to your doctor if possible to increase the minimum pressure closer to 90% pressure

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