CPAP Mask Frames and Tubing Frequently Asked Questions
How Often Should CPAP Tubing Be Replaced?
CPAP tubing accumulates germs and dirt over time increasing your chances of breathing in contaminants from condensation, which can be harmful for your lungs. It is advised to replace your CPAP tubing every three months.
What Are CPAP Mask Frames?
CPAP mask frames hold CPAP cushions and pillows in place. The CPAP mask frame plays a vital role in keeping all elements of CPAP masks intact. It is an integral part of full face masks, nasal masks and nasal pillow masks.
Do You Need a Prescription for CPAP Frames and Tubing?
The FDA (Food and Drug Administration) recognises CPAP supplies as Class II medical devices. Therefore, a prescription is required to purchase CPAP frames and tubing.