use the following search parameters to narrow your results: This is a place to find fellow Redditors who have experience with or suffer from sleep apnea. My solution has been to run a fan noise app on my phone and it drowns it out mostly. DreamWear: like you're not wearing a mask at all. If your hearing noise you should go down to a small frame and make sure the mask is sitting on crown of your head and not too far back! If your CPAP pressure feels overwhelming at the beginning of the night, your machine may have a feature called ramp which can be set to start your pressure at a lower setting and ramp up over a period of time. It's too bad, I was really wanting to love it! [���]kimota68 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (0 children). Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder characterized by abnormal pauses in breathing or instances of abnormally low breathing, during sleep. CPAP.com has actually written a whole article about this topic. 27 July, 2017. Because the air intake is on the top of the mask as opposed to on the front, this … Each pause in breathing, called an apnea, can last from at least ten seconds to minutes, and may occur 5 to 30 times or more an hour. Sores or blisters are a good indication that your CPAP mask is either too loose or too tight. The new DreamWear "Under The Nose" mask is truly revolutionary. I didn't get felt wraps with mine - maybe that would help? Usually they come with all the different size nose pieces so you can fiddle with them. OSCAR - Open source software to look at and analyze your CPAP data, What it's like when you get the right machine and have it set correctly. But otherwise it's no more louder it quieter then the only other mask I've ever used. [���]cmken[S] 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (0 children). There are different cpap hose holders on amazon. My spouse says it is like sleeping in a wind tunnel. × The way I deal with it is sleep headphones and my phone playing sleep music. Note: This mask comes with all sizes: Small, Medium, Large, and Medium Wide. The only noise heard was from one of the exhalation vent; as this mask has two vents… yes TWO vents which is another first! New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Sample size = 1. Very comfortable and extremely compact for travel." I'm back and forth with the Dreamwear. I use the Wisp and every so often I go back to the Dreamwear, hoping I'll like it. There are the little grey pads that go over the side tubes near the ears. I have had mine for almost 2 weeks and I wanted so very much to love it. I use the brain.fm app and choose deep sleep, now I don't hear the noise and I fall asleep pretty quick. The nurse at my Sleep Doctor's office suggested that I try a Dreamwear mask the next time I had to get a mask replacement. [���]Damiagedone 2 points3 points4 points 5 years ago (1 child). ... My headgear was set by my provider so I haven't changed that. It is extremely comfortable but it is very noisy. It's better and worse when I change out the nasal pillows. Sometimes a hose can get folded under the pillow. I'm ranting about everything this morning. You can watch TV with it on before falling asleep with no obstructions. DreamWear. It's unique design is a mix of nasal and pillows type masks, and very light and surprisingly comfortable. [���]jimtowntim 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (1 child). REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 6910 on r2-app-09ea6212d003bccf0 at 2021-02-06 14:36:19.657604+00:00 running 843aeaa country code: JP. http://www.amazon.com/Hearos-Ultimate-Softness-Earplugs-20-Pair/dp/B001EPQ3H4. The noise is actually the only thing that doesn't bother me. Under the nose nasal mask. I use that same one and I know the noise she is talking about. Every time I try to fall asleep I immediately jerk up and gasp for air. What a bummer, hey? Mike says the DreamWear is "silent and easy to adjust. One of the biggest pluses it has is, you can put glasses on without taking off the mask. Make sure you keep your CPAP away from dusty areas and to replace them every two weeks to a month. The liner eliminates a certain amount of irritation caused by the soft silicone rubber. Connections that are loose or not fully tightened may cause an air leak Check that all the connections (mask, hose, elbow) are secure. I also use a dreamstation with nose pillows. People love the DreamWear Family's innovative and minimal designs. At first I thought it wasn't sealing but sadly it is just air going though the tubes. Press J to jump to the feed. After just one night of using this mask I've seen a big difference. It is designed so that the silicone frame runs along your cheek bone and over your temples. I have had the noise issues as well, some things to try. Same! [���]cmken[S] 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (0 children). Odd. 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