This starter kit is specifically designed to help you acclimate to Provent®Therapy by gradually increasing the resistance when exhaling through your nose (expiratory resistance). The 30-day starter kit is divided in to 3 phases:
Studies have shown that Provent users who begin with the Starter Kit have an easier time getting used to Provent Therapy.
*Please note that studies have shown that Provent users who begin with the Starter Kit have an easier time getting used to Provent Therapy. The starer kit is recommended for adjusting to Provent therapy and comes with 4 nights worth of NON therapeutic packets.
1Berry RB; Kryger MH; Massie CA. A novel nasal expiratory positive airway pressure (EPAP) device for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea: a randomized controlled trial. SLEEP 2011;34(4):479-485. Data shown on file, Theravent, Inc.
Provent is not intended to replace CPAP therapy. It is documented as the best solution for Obstructive Sleep Apnea. But for those with Obstructive Sleep Apnea who do not use their CPAP as compliantly as prescribed.
"Provent Therapy is an FDA cleared, prescription-only device that utilizes nasal EPAP (expiratory positive airway pressure) to treat all levels of severity of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and related snoring. It may be an ideal treatment option for your patient who has rejected or is non-compliant with CPAP."