When filter becomes very wet, the machine will not be able to funcion properly, thus by affecting therapy performance. While using a humidifier, the filter can become wet. In that case, remove filter and set aside to dry.
This filter can cause Auto Adjusting CPAP to funcion improperly and to inaccurately respond to airflow restrictions during use. If the average treatment pressure is below a 7cm H2O this should not be used.
AÂ Whisper Cap together with anÂ inline bacteria filter, will not fit on an M Series machine. If you wish to use both a Whisper Cap and an outlet bacteria filter without a heated humidifier, then add a Hose Quick Connect or a M Series Tubing Swivel between the cpap machine and the outlet bacteria filter.
A bacteria filter will notÂ fit directly into the air outlet port onÂ an IntelliPAP Heated Humidifier.Â Patients can order aÂ FlexiTube Angle AdapterÂ that will serve as a spacerÂ between the humidifier and the bacteria filter. Your CPAP hose can then fit onto the other end of the bacteria filter.