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C-pap Machine and sleep apneaha
lepman posted:
Lately I have been wakeing up during the night caughing and chokeing in my sleep, a few times vommiting because of the caughing is so intense.I use a C-pap Machine and use the full face mask and was getting small sores on the corners of my mouth,and decided to use just the nose mask but still haveing problems caughing and chokeing in my sleep and also have a real bad case of dry mouth.Is there a way to still use the c-pap without these type of masks ? because when I don't use the machine I feel like I don't get enough air during sleep.

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