CPAP cleaning guide

Daily Cleaning
  • The silicone CPAP mask parts should be washed after each use.
  • Separate and hand wash the silicone mask components in lukewarm soapy water using simple detergent. Rinse well and allow to air dry away from direct sunlight and heat.
  • If you are using a humidifier, empty the water in the morning and again refill in the evenings to allow the tub to air dry.
Weekly Cleaning
  • Hand wash the headgear, mask frame parts, air tubing, humidifier tub and seal in simple detergent and rinse well, dry away from direct sunlight and heat.
  • It's important to lay the head gear flat when drying.
  • Hand wash the air tubing with mild detergent and drip dry.
Change your machine filter
  • The device’s filter should routinely be replaced every 4 to 6 months, though checked monthly (do change if required) to ensure that the filter is clean and dust free. 
  • New filters can be purchased from any one of our ResSleep clinic locations.
  • Do not use solutions containing bleach, chlorine, alcohol, aromatics, moisturizers, antibacterial agents or scented oils to clean any part of the mask system or air tubing. These solutions may cause damage and reduce the life of your product.
  • Do not expose any part of the mask system or tubing to direct sunlight as it may deteriorate.
  • Do not immerse the flow generator or power cord in water.

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