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Too much oxygen?

I am currently on bipap, full mask, with 6 liters of oxygen.  At 5 liters, during home nocturnal study, my SAO2 levels averaged in the middle to upper eighties, therefore, my doctor increased the oxygen to 6.  I have moderate pulmonary hypertension.  Is six liters too much oxygen?  

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This is a question that you should pose to a pulmonologist.
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Hello,
I use to be that Bipap, the full mask when I was in the hospital now I am on 3 liters oxygen I am on oxygen 24-7.
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