Brighton Pharmacy

Sleep Centre

Brighton Pharmacy has a sleep centre offering services to assist with diagnosis and treatment for sleep apnoea servicing the areas of Sandgate, Deagon and Brighton. We provide in-home overnight sleep tests priced at $150. Testing at your own home is so easy and convenient, we will show you how.

Bookings are essential. Phone 3269 2570 or call in at Brighton Pharmacy - 353 Beaconsfield Terrace in the Brighton Shopping Village and ask our trained staff for information.

Sleep Apnoea at a glance

Sleep apnoea is defined as a reduction or cessation of breathing during sleep. The three types of sleep apnoea are central apnoea, obstructive apnoea, and a mixture of central and obstructive apnoea.

Central sleep apnoea is caused by a failure of the brain to activate the muscles of breathing during sleep. Obstructive sleep apnoea is caused by the collapse of the airway during sleep and symptoms could include snoring.

Untreated obstructive sleep apnoea also increases the risk of:

The Philips DreamStation is available at Brighton Pharmacy. The unit offers a few new comfort features including Automatic Ramp, Ez-Start, and Adaptive Humidification settings. Each machine also comes standard with Bluetooth, allowing users to track their therapy via an app on their phone or smart tablet.

If you think that you or someone you know may have obstructive sleep apnoea, please discuss the symptoms with your doctor as soon as possible. For more information visit our sleep centre and talk with our trained staff.