Vicks Forehead Thermometer
The Vicks Forehead Thermometer provides innovative, clinically proven technology that makes taking temperatures easy for both parents and children.
The forehead is ideal for taking non-invasive temperature measurements. Simply swipe over the forehead for an accurate reading in just seconds.
- Fever InSight® Technology – easy to read, large colour changing display with backlight
- Non-invasive, use even when child is asleep
- Clinically proven accuracy
- Gentle ComfortTouch™ Tip
- As fast as 3 second readings
- Memory Tracker™ recalls 8 readings
- Safe, durable and hygienic, no glass or mercury
- Trusted Vicks brand with a 3 year warranty
Always read the label. Follow the directions for use. If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional.
Fever InSight® Technology
Fever InSight® Technology helps you to better understand the meaning of your child’s temperature with the colour indicated on the display. The screen displays green if there is no fever, yellow when the temperature is slightly elevated and red for possible high fever. 10 short beeps indicate temperature above 37.5°C, in order to alert the patient that they may have a fever.
Green (36.1 – 37.5) Normal
Yellow (37.6 – 38.2) Slightly elevated
Red (Above 38.3) Possible high fever
Measurement in 3 seconds
The innovative infrared technology allows measurement of forehead temperature in only 3 seconds. This makes it ideal for infants and children who find staying still difficult. Also ideal for health care professionals where time and accuracy are important.
Accurate and reliable
This unit offers clinically proven accuracy (+/-0.2oC) within a range of 32.2oC – 42.8oC. Temperature reading are reliable due to the unique probe assembly, advanced infrared sensor and complete calibration process.
Gentle and easy to use:
- Gentle ComfortTouch tip
- The Vicks Forehead Thermometer is non-invasive. A measurement can be taken even while a child is asleep.
- Design makes the Vicks Forehead Thermometer easy to hold and use.
- The Vicks Forehead Thermometer is less threatening to a child than a rectal thermometer.
The last reading is automatically displayed for 3 seconds when the unit is switched on. This is to assist with recording and monitoring temperatures.
Multiple reading recalls
Users can recall the last 8 readings when entering the MemoryTracker’s recall mode, enabling efficient tracking of temperature history and variations.
Battery and Warranty
The Vicks Forehead Thermometer has an automatic shut-off feature where the unit will turn itself off approximately 1 minute after last measurement has been taken, thereby extending the battery life.
The Vicks Forehead Thermometer is supplied with 2x AAA batteries, which last for at least 1,000 measurements. Replace with 2 new AAA batteries when the flashing battery symbol appears on the LCD display. Batteries can be easily changed by sliding open the battery cover and replacing batteries as indicated.
The thermometer and this guide are not intended as a substitute for consultation with your doctor. Use only as directed. If fever or complaints persist, consult your doctor.
WARNING: Keep batteries out of reach of children.
Ensure battery compartment is correctly secured.
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