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A 20-year-old male asked:

Problem i have with cpap is it dont help me and ill wake up multiple times trying to catch my breath suffocating and how do i know if right pressure?

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Dr. Louis Gallia
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Sleep MD: If you have CPAP you have probably been evaluated by a sleep MD. Return to the sleep doc for evaluation. You may need adjustment or a different type of CPAP. Sometimes CPAP not effective and surgery is indicated.

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Last updated Aug 12, 2015

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