I am really trying to be tactful here but, does anyone else who uses the c-pap machine wake up with gas or the feeling like the tummy is gonna pop? I would imagine that since all of that air is being forced down, it might be a side affect. I asked the sleep study tech and she said no one had stated that as a symptom. Just wondering. I am 2 nights in at home on my machine. SO far so good. The humidifier built in really helped me to not feel as I was gasping when I woke up in the middle of the night. The humming of the machine lulls me to sleep. Good luck to all!
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