You purchased the new AirSense 11 and started therapy right away. But you feel something is missing or you’re just wondering how to make your therapy with Air 11 even better? In either case, this brief Airsense 11 accessories guide will show you the many way you can add to your AirSense 11 to make it even better.
Here are the most useful and the most popular among Airsense 11 users accessories include:
An AirSense 11 Compatible CPAP Mask (see full list here)
An Compatible Backup Battery – the Medistrom Pilot 24 Lite (rated best overall CPAP battery).
CPAP Machine Travel Case (included in every AirSense 11 CPAP we offer, whether it is a Complete Air Bundle or a single standalone CPAP)
CPAP Cleaning Supplies
A Dedicated AirSense 11 CPAP Cleaner Device
CPAP Humidifier Water Chamber
Other popular Airsense 11 accessories include CPAP noise reduction devices, CPAP pillows and gecko pads for maximizing comfort and reducing red marks!
Is there a must have CPAP accessory you should spare no expense for?
A must-have CPAP accessory is a right CPAP mask selected for your specific therapy needs. The mask is the primary interface between the user and the CPAP machine. So it must be comfortable, leak-free and suited to your habits (whether you breathe from the nose, from the mouth or both). Other essential CPAP accessories include a replacement filter, a CPAP tubing and hose, and a humidifier water chamber, as they play an important role in ensuring a comfortable and hygienic therapy experience. In addition to the mask, you’ll need a heated tubing if you want to maximize comfort (check out our Resmed ClimatelineAir tubing here).
Which are the best AirSense 11 CPAP masks?
The best CPAP mask for the Resmed Airsense 11 CPAP machine is subjective and depends on personal preferences and needs.
The most popular models in 2023 include:
1. Resmed AirFit N30i Nasal Mask
This mask has a top-of-the-head tube design and a minimalistic frame that provides a clear field of vision. It has flexible, Spring Air cushion technology that helps provide a secure and comfortable fit.
2. Resmed AirFit F30 Full Face Mask
This mask has an ultra-compact design that covers less of the face and provides more freedom of movement. It has a soft foam cushion that helps provide a comfortable and secure seal.
3. Resmed AirFit P30i Nasal Pillow Mask
This is a nasal pillows mask that provides a minimalistic and low-profile design. It has flexible pillows that adjust to the movement of the user and maintain the seal.
4. Resmed AirFit N20 Nasal Mask
This mask has a minimalist design and a soft, flexible cushion that helps provide a comfortable fit. It has a simple and intuitive headgear that is easy to use and adjust.
5. Resmed AirFit F20 Full Face Mask
This mask has a soft and flexible cushion that helps provide a comfortable and secure seal. It has a low-profile design and a minimalist frame that provides a clear field of vision.
It is important to note that these masks are compatible with the Resmed Airsense 11 CPAP machine and other Resmed CPAP machines. It is important to consult with a healthcare professional before making a purchase to ensure the best fit and therapy experience.
If you are not sure which of these best-selling models is best for you, do not hesitate to consult us in the chat in the bottom right corner of your screen, or send us your question at [email protected]
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How often do I need to clean my CPAP mask?
It is recommended to clean your CPAP mask regularly to maintain hygiene and ensure effective therapy. The frequency of cleaning depends on several factors such as the type of mask, usage frequency, and skin type. A general guideline is to clean the mask daily and to replace the cushion and headgear as needed (usually every 3-6 months). It is important to follow the manufacturer’s cleaning instructions for your specific mask.
What can I clean my CPAP machine with?
CPAP machines can be cleaned with a mild soap solution or specialized cleaning products specifically designed for CPAP equipment. Avoid using abrasive or harsh cleaning agents, as these can damage the equipment. Warm water and a mild soap solution are often sufficient for cleaning the mask and hose.
Some people use a specialized CPAP cleaning device, such as a cleaning machine or ozone cleaner, for a more thorough cleaning. It is important to follow the manufacturer’s cleaning instructions for your specific CPAP machine.
Is the Lumin 3B CPAP cleaner good?
The Lumin 3B CPAP cleaner is generally well-regarded by users and is considered a good option for cleaning CPAP equipment. It uses ultraviolet (UV-C) light technology to kill 99% of bacteria, viruses, and mold, making it an effective solution for cleaning CPAP equipment.
Additionally, it is compact and portable, making it easy to use at home or on the go. Some users have reported that the Lumin 3B is more convenient than traditional cleaning methods and helps them maintain the hygiene of their CPAP equipment. Overall, the Lumin 3B is considered a good option for those looking for a convenient and effective way to clean their CPAP equipment.
How often should I replace my AirSense 11 filter?
Just like keeping your Airsense 11 tuibing, mask and mask parts is essential for your therapy, it is as important too replace the filter, as well. The frequency of replacing the filter in your Airsense 11 CPAP machine will depend on several factors such as environmental conditions, usage frequency, and personal sensitivity. A general guideline is to replace the filter every 6 months or as needed. It is important to inspect the filter regularly and replace it if it appears dirty or damaged.
Some users may need to replace the filter more frequently if they live in a dusty or polluted environment, while others may be able to go longer between replacements if they live in a cleaner environment.
It is best to follow the manufacturer’s recommendations for your specific machine and to replace the filter as needed to ensure proper air filtration and maintain the effectiveness of your therapy.