Question by  zig (7)

What is complex sleep apnea, and what is the treatment for it?

I was tested for sleep apnea, is this something else I should be aware of? How can I find more information on this recent development?


Answer by  chris70 (301)

Sleep Apnea can be very complex as it can have both physical and mental causes. Usually sleep apnea is caused by not enough air is entering the lungs that produces a choking sensation. This sensation causes the sleeper to awake and in some cases produces anixety and fear.


Answer by  eyesfan (111)

Complex sleep apnea is a form of apnea which the brain does not signal the system to breathe. Regular apnea is treated with a cpap for obstructed breathing. Complex Apnea has a treatment called vpap adapt sv. Thie has been having good results for people.

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