I just replied to your other post and have the answer here (that it's APAP you're on). Nobody will have a go at you on here, about driving, as you've clearly said that you don't drive when tired which is…"
"Hi Bob (delayed reply as the forum wouldn't post last time I tried). Your average pressure is certainly very low. I'm assuming it's auto pressures (APAP)? Your AHI is good too. It would be better to upload a…"
"Sorry Richard, but I clearly remember replying to you a whle ago but my comment's not here. If it's not too late to say, I'd mentioned that it may not be worth trying the Philip's TrueBlue as the mask is now discontinued as…"
I think, looking at the graphs that I have a very low flow rate and then an OA event and then the machine sends out one or more pulses. This is almost invariably when I wake. So it could be the OA event waking me (or waking causing the OA),…"
Thank you for your message, I attend the GP surgery and provided my evidence and completed the simple online test which all concluded I needed a referral which is great but I was told there is a long waiting list so I am not sure where…"
"Sorry Bob, but I missed your post. If you're having broken sleep this will cause daytime tiredness. Roughly every 90 mins we go into REM sleep and I'm wondering if you're being woken up by the pressure rising when apnoeas…"
"Thank You Iain,I am seeing GP tomorrow with my evidence collected so far, hopefully they will be compliant and assist me going forward, I was looking to just purchase a machine and I agree I did see the humidifier machines which do look a lot…"
your gp will refer you to r local sleep clinic. they will test your pulse a o2 levels during the night. if the results indicate sleep apnea they will provide a pump and a mask. i wouldvise asking for a humidifier unit as…"
"Hi,Just popping in to say Hello.I haven't been diagnosed with sleep apnea not do I have a CPAP machine but after 40 years of intensive snoring and the worry of causing distress to anyone with close radius I am attending the doctors to try and…"
"After many years of snoring and upsetting people I am finally attempting to try and get to the bottom of it! I have for the past 40 years endured the snoring and whilst I guess I seem unaffected by it physically I suffer mentally because of the…"
"Hi, i too suffer from daytime tiredness, so much so that if I sit at any time of day for more than aboiut 20 minutes I am overcome by waves of sleepiness. I suddenly fall into a deep sleep so quickly that I drop mugs of tea or anything…"