What is Inspire Therapy?

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Inspire therapy is a fully implanted neurostimulation device for sleep apnea which continuously monitors your breathing patterns while one sleeps. Based on one's unique breathing patterns, the system delivers mild stimulation to key airway muscles, which keep the airway open during sleep.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
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Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Inspire Therapy

Side effect Patients
Sore tongue 1
Adherence
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Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
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Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
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