What is CPAP Nasal Mask?

Category: Equipment


The CPAP nasal mask is a triangular mask fitting over the nose to provide continuous positive airway pressure. The mask has a silicon cushion that helps make the fit more comfortable. It is also available as a nasal pillow system that provides airflow directly into the nasal nostrils.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 3
Mild 1
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with CPAP Nasal Mask

Side effect Patients
Dry mouth 2
Pain in the bridge of the nose 1


Based on patients currently using CPAP Nasal Mask

Dosage Patients
5 hr daily 1
7 hr daily 1
8 hr daily 1
12 hr daily 1

Why patients stopped taking CPAP Nasal Mask

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Side effects too severe 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using CPAP Nasal Mask


Currently using CPAP Nasal Mask

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
10 years or more 2

Stopped using CPAP Nasal Mask

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 2
Not specified 2
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for CPAP Nasal Mask.