Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common disorder affecting at least 2% to 4% of the adult population.Clinical Guideline for the Evaluation, Management and Long-term Care of OSA in Adults, the AASM.
An estimated 56% of patients with OSA are positional.Oksenberg Chest 1997
35% of the adult population snores, of whom 75% of simple snorers are positional.Nakano Sleep 2003
Somnibel is a Class IIa medical device that works for sleep apnea and snoring treatment. It consists of a small, light device that is attached to the forehead and vibrates gently whenever your patient is sleeping in a supine position, encouraging him to change position.
Many different clinical studies believe positional therapy to be an effective solution for positional OSA, obtaining similar results to CPAP treatment.
Somnibel is indicated for patients over 18, 45kg. and 145cm.
Read the user manual carefully before using your Somnibel.
Use only accessories and adhesives approved by the manufacturer SIBEL, S.A.U.
Somnibel complies with the current legislation on medical devices.