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  • #61
    will do .... Maureen read up on the process they use to sterilize the system and says its valid .... bottom line is it can't hurt .... I don't know if my sinus issues are related but if they grow less or go away, that will be worth a great deal
    Jim
    '06 SunnyBrook Titan 34BWKS
    '07 Freightliner Sportchassis
    '11 Chevy Silverado 1500
    '04 Sea Pro 180DC
    '17 Elio reserved

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    • #62
      I have been a Bipap user for a number of years. Used to be pretty accurate on a number of CPAP forums and many of the SocCean users were sensitive to the ozone that this system uses to kill germs. I personally don't believe that the machine is necessary as I have never had any issues since I began using mine about 5 years ago but this experience may not work for everyone. I clean my water tank once in awhile and use distilled water and wash my mask cushion daily to remove oil but that is about it. I have used the same hose (without cleaning) for about 3-4 years. In fact, the SoClean seemed to have more detractors than proponents but I have no personal experience.
      wiredgeorge Mico TX
      1996 F250 7.5L 2002 Keystone Cougar 278EFS

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      • #63
        they do have simple directions for what to do if ozone is an problem .... I used ours after cleaning for the first time last night .... no issues whatsoever ....
        Jim
        '06 SunnyBrook Titan 34BWKS
        '07 Freightliner Sportchassis
        '11 Chevy Silverado 1500
        '04 Sea Pro 180DC
        '17 Elio reserved

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        • #64
          after 4 nights of use, I can tell a difference .... that being I don't have anywhere near as much trouble with my sinuses .... no need of nose spray to be able to breathe .... no need for overnight sinus meds .... its been a long time since I could last say that .... those results are clear .... in thinking about it, I can think of 2 possible causes .... one being its possible I am somewhat allergic to the disinfectant Maureen has been using .... the other that the disinfectant wasn't completely taking care of the bugs .... in either case, using the machine has generated positive results
          Jim
          '06 SunnyBrook Titan 34BWKS
          '07 Freightliner Sportchassis
          '11 Chevy Silverado 1500
          '04 Sea Pro 180DC
          '17 Elio reserved

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          • #65
            The only problem I have when getting up in the morning is the sinus drainage. I carry around a handful of paper towels for abt an hour and then all is well.
            Clif and Millie
            Mabank, TX (sorta)
            2015 Chevrolet 3500 LTZ Allison/Duramax Dually
            2015 Heartland Cyclone CY3418 Toy Hauler
            2005 HD Dyna Super Glide

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