Cleaning Your Sleep Equipment

CPAPWhen was the last time you cleaned your CPAP or Bilevel equipment?

Here are some general guidelines for a home cleaning routine. If you have any questions please call your durable medical supplier for their maintenance recommendations.

Cleaning consists of washing equipment with mild soap and water, then allowing to air dry. Use a mild dish washing soap or shampoo. Do not use Dawn.

Distilled water should be used for your humidifier chamber.

Clean daily:

  • Humidifier
  • Pillows/Cushions
  • Mask

Clean weekly:

  • Headgear
  • Chin Strip
  • Tubing

Replace every 4-6 months:

  • Disposable Filter