V966F Vicks® Comfortflex Digital Thermometer With Fever Insight® Feature
3.1111 stars – based on 9 reviews

Overview

USES

  • Faster readings, in as fast as 8 seconds
  • ComfortFlex tip makes temperature taking more comfortable.
  • Professional accuracy
  • Fever InSight large backlit display changes color to indicate temperature level.
  • Oral, rectal, or underarm use
  • Memory feature recalls and displays last temperature taken.
  • Waterproof for easy, more thorough cleaning
  • Automatic shutoff to help extend battery life
  • Probe covers and storage case included
  • Lifetime warranty under normal use

Package Information

DIRECTIONS

Important—Place a probe cover (provided) on the probe tip each time the thermometer is used to prevent the spread of germs

To Turn Unit On:

Turn unit on by pressing the “On/Off” button. A beep will sound and the display will flash Red/Yellow/Green for 1 second. The display will show a test, and then the last measurement for 2 seconds. The thermometer is ready to use when the display shows “Lo.”

Oral Use:

  • Place tip of thermometer well under tongue. Keep mouth closed and sit still for accurate measurement.
  • Read thermometer when 5 beep signals sound and “F” sign stops flashing.
  • Turn thermometer off by “On/Off” button.
  • Dispose of probe cover and wash thermometer as recommended.

Under-the-Arm (Axillary) Use:

  • Wipe underarm with towel.
  • Place probe tip under arm so tip is touching skin.
  • Position arm next to body.
  • Read thermometer when 5 beep signals sound and “F” sign stops flashing.*
  • Turn thermometer off by pressing the “On/Off” button, and wash thermometer as recommended.

Rectal Use:

  • Cover thermometer’s tip with probe cover (provided) and lubricate tip with water-soluble jelly. Do not use petroleum jelly.
  • If an adult or child, lay person on his or her side. If an infant, lay baby on stomach with legs hanging down, either across knee or changing table.
  • Insert tip of thermometer no more than 1/2 inch inside rectum.
  • Read thermometer when 5 beep signals sound and “F” sign stops flashing.*
  • Turn thermometer off by pressing the “On/Off” button, discard probe cover, and wash thermometer as recommended.

*  This method produces a temperature 1° higher than temperature taken orally.

MANUAL

Download the V965F/V966F Vicks ComfortFlex Digital Thermometer with Fever InSight Feature product manual (PDF).

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Ratings & Reviews

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3.11/5 ( 9 )
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1 5 stars
07/14/12

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5 5 stars
10/19/12

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1 5 stars
12/01/12

No, I don't recommend this product