Is Your CPAP Mask Whistling? Here’s How You Fix It
Whether you’re a recently diagnosed sleep apnea patient or a veteran CPAP machine user, you might experience whistling noises that come from your CPAP machine setup. This is a common problem that is not cause for concern, but it is certainly hard to ignore and annoying after awhile. Usually it’s an easy fix, so try troubleshooting from this list to determine what might be the root of the whistling problem.
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The Mask Doesn’t Fit Right
The whistling you’re hearing is most likely due to leaking air somewhere along the way between your CPAP machine and your airways. If you already experience additional signs of a leaking mask, such as dry eyes from pressurized air blowing into them, then you’re hearing your CPAP mask whistling from air leaks.
The solution: If you have a whistling CPAP mask, first try tightening the mask to recreate the seal. You might even need a different size or a different mask altogether. The easiest way to remember when it’s time to change masks is to sign-up for a CPAP subscription service, which delivers new masks on the recommended schedule.
The Hose Isn’t Connected Right
It is entirely possible that the hose simply needs to be reconnected to the machine and/or the mask. The whistling is the sound of leaking air, so once you can stop the leak, you also stop the irritating sound that probably led you to search for this guide.
The solution: Try to disconnect and reconnect the hose at both ends, which may reestablish the seal and eliminate whistling.
The Hose Needs to Be Replaced
Most whistling problems come from the CPAP tubing, as hoses are prone to tiny holes from normal wear and tear. Mineral deposits, extra moisture and daily use all contribute to the breakdown of CPAP hoses, which is why they need to be replaced on a set schedule. To determine if you hose has holes in it, fill it with water and plug both ends. Water will leak from the holes, if there are any.
The solution: It’s time to replace the hose, which is especially recommended if you’ve been using it longer than your doctor instructed.
The CPAP Machine Is too Loud
It might be because of a high setting or the model of your CPAP machine, but the machine itself could be the source of the whistling. It is imperative that you get restful sleep to alleviate the symptoms of sleep apnea, but this may not be possible if your machine is too loud.
The solution: There are several CPAP machines on the market, so you can find one that is quieter. It is always a worthwhile investment if it will help you sleep, and—if applicable—your partner will reap the benefits of peace and quiet as well.
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Sleep Apnea is frustrating! Getting the CPAP supplies you need isn’t with our amazing monthly plans that come with the name brand full-face CPAP mask of your choice plus free tubing, free filters, free cushions and free shipping! Plans start at just $25/month. Put your CPAP on autopilot today and … Leave the rest of to us!™ 30-day Fitmask™ Guarantee!
Monthly CPAP Club is a new approach to delivering a regular and scheduled shipment of all your CPAP supplies for one low monthly cost.
We charge you a small monthly free and deliver a fresh CPAP mask, tubes, filters and cushions to your door every 3 months.
We work with the major manufacturers to provide a selection of the most popular CPAP masks, cushions, tubing, filters and other accessories.
You get one shipment with all the CPAP supplies you’ll need for the next three months and you just pay one low, monthly payment.
Monthly CPAP Club lets you know when it’s time to change your filters, clean your mask and tubing. Three months after your first order, we’ll let you know (via email) that it’s time to replace your CPAP supplies, and we will ship out a package with a replacement mask, tubing, and filters for your CPAP machine, all including in your monthly fee.
Every package allows you to choose your preferred style of CPAP mask and the brand, make and model you prefer. You have the choice of standard tubing or heated tubing. You have the option for extended tubing options with heated tubing. Every package also includes cushions for the mask and filters for your machine
We need to know which CPAP breathing machine you use so we can send you the correct filters. Filters are specific to machines.
If you don’t see your CPAP breathing machine model listed, please contact us at [email protected]. Please include the make and model of CPAP breathing machine you use.
We do support many machines. The most popular machines are listed right now and more will be added as we grow.
In the mean time, let us know which machines you use so we get you the correct filters.
Monthly CPAP Club currently offers Resmed, Respironics, and Fisher & Paykel CPAP products. We can accommodate certain other brands when requested by email. Please let us know by emailing us at [email protected] or submit a request online.
Our goal at Monthly CPAP Club is to offer all the necessary CPAP supplies for good sleep hygiene in simple, scheduled quarterly shipments.
We want the program to be even easier for the end user to afford with a monthly payment.
When you sign up for a package with Monthly CPAP Club, you will be charged the monthly package amount ranging from $30 and up, depending on your preferences.
We will ship out a package within 1 business day of your order with all the CPAP supplies you’ll need to properly treat your sleep apnea with clean and effective supplies.
The next scheduled shipment for your account will commence 3 months after your initial first shipment. We’ll send you an email your next delivery is on the way.
The best part about Monthly CPAP Club for those living with sleep apnea is that CPAP supplies are one less thing you’ll have to regularly order, schedule or pick up. We ship you the supplies you’ll need for the next three months and ship you another package in three months will all new and fresh CPAP supplies.
We do sell most of the popular and newest CPAP machines. Although we do not list many of the machines on our Monthly CPAP Club site, we can process orders for machines via email for existing subscribers and over the phone for new users.
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