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I have a remstar pro M series machine for sleep apnea. The air pressure setting is too high, when I was tested a larger CPAP mask was used and I think they set the pressure at the same level on my machine which uses the smaller comfort cushions ratjher than an actual mask to distribute the air. Does anyone know how I can adjust the pressure without going through my physician or respiratory therapist? I would like to able to do this myself.

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    I have a remstar pro M series machine for sleep apnea. The air pressure setting is too high, when I was tested a larger CPAP mask was used and I think they set the pressure at the same level on my machine which uses the smaller comfort cushions rather than an actual mask to distribute the air. Does anyone know how I can adjust the pressure without going through my physician or respiratory therapist? I would like to be able to do this myself.

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Hello. Here is the link to all of the downloadable manuals from this company. Find your product and download the manual http://www.respironics.com/manualsandliterature.asp

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At this point, it may be a good idea to have a professional heathcare assistant adjust the pressure to the mask. If they set the pressure too high for the current mask you are now using, then they should come back and adjust the pressure to the correct PSI.

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