Product features

  • Quick and accurate
  • Remove doubt in the moment of breathing distress
  • Easy to use

Product description

Designed to help parents detect wheeze in children with asthma symptoms.

The Omron WheezeScan is a quick and accurate way to confirm whether or not your if a a wheeze is present in your child. This powerful device uses innovative listening technology works in just 30 seconds to give you ease of mind of any breathing distress that your child might be going through.

WheezeScan is a specially designed tool that has been created to help give parents peace of mind to quickly and accurately tell you whether or not your child is wheezing, helping to remove doubt in the moment of breathing distress. The Omron WheezeScan is compatible with the Asthma Diary app which allows you to log wheeze episodes, symptoms, and triggers that can be shared with your child’s doctor to help them manage your child’s care. Compatible with iOS 10 and above, and Android OS 7 and above.

 

Features of Omron WheezeScan

  • Works well with the Asthma diary app
  • Accurate results in 30 seconds
  • Innovative listening technology
  • Reduces stress surrounding wheeze uncertainty
  • Analyses your child's breathing to help you follow your doctor's treatment plan
  • What's included

    • 1x WheezeScan
    • 2x AAA alkaline batteries
    • 1x Storage case
    • 1x Instruction manual
    • 1x Quick reference guide
  • Specifications

    • Device type: Wheeze Detector
    • Targeted respiratory airways: Asthmatic symptoms
    • Age range: Child, 4 months to 7 years old
    • Battery type: 2 AAA alkaline batteries
    • Mains operation: No
    • Connected: Yes
    • Compatible mobile app: Compatible with Asthma Diary app
    • Device weight (kg): 0.06
    • Item dimensions (mm): 33 x 27 x 121
  • Suitable for

    • Child, 4 months to 7 years old
  • Warnings and cautions

    • Do not place the sound sensor on clothes and do not let clothes touch the device. This may cause an inaccurate result. ALWAYS place the sound sensor directly on the patient’s skin.Never diagnose or treat a patient based only on the result from this device
    • Only a physician is qualified to diagnose and treat patient’s respiratory disease
    • This device is intended for use on a patient whose illness was diagnosed as bronchitis, bronchiolitis or bronchial asthma
    • Consult with a physician to discuss the results of the measurement with this device
    • Always take action as prescribed by a physician, no matter what the result from this device is
    • This device also may incorrectly detect any noise as a wheeze because various sounds are occurring in patient’s body such as: voice or cry of a patient, nasal obstruction sound, sputum sound etc
    • Do not use in case of severe asthma attack or respiratory failure. Consult with a physician immediately
    • Take a measurement again if you are concerned about the result. This device can detect wheeze only while taking a measurement. Wheeze can occur after taking a measurement
    • If you are still concerned after taking a measurement again, consult with a physician
    • Do not use this device on a chest that is injured or that is under medical treatment
    • Do not disassemble or attempt to repair this device. This may cause an inaccurate result
    • This product contains small parts that may cause a choking hazard if swallowed by infants, toddlers or children
  • How to use

    1. Remove phlegm and nasal mucus, if any, before taking a measurement.
    2. Let the patient sit down or lay face up.
    3. Remove clothes to expose patient’s chest.
    4. Being naked from the waist up is recommended.
    5. The sound sensor should be placed on the right chest under the right collarbone. For appropriate location on the body, see the illustration shown below. To avoid damage to the sound sensor, wipe off baby oil or any chemical products from the patient’s skin before taking a measurement.
    6. Apply the sound sensor to the patient’s skin.
    7. Place and adhere the sound sensor firmly.
    8. The device will beep twice and begin measuring.
    9. When the sound sensor is correctly placed on the body, the device gives twice the sound “beep” and the measurement starts automatically.
    10. After the sound sensor is applied to the skin, the sensor will flash white while taking the measurement.
    11. Ensure that the patient continues to breathe normally.
    12. Wait until the measurement is completed.
  • Delivery and returns

    Click & Collect

    • Free on all orders over £20
    • £1.50 on orders up to £20
    • Delivered in 3-5 working days if ordered before 6pm Monday - 6pm Thursday
    • Delivered the following working Thursday if ordered after 6pm Thursday - 6pm Monday

    *Please note: If your chosen pharmacy is in the North West, North East, Yorkshire, the Isle of Man, Channel Islands or Scottish Highlands and Islands your order will take an additional working day to these delivery times. To find out if your pharmacy is impacted click here.

    Standard delivery

    • Free on orders over £30
    • £2.99 for orders up to £30
    • Delivered in 3-5 working days

    Express delivery

    • Free on orders over £60
    • £4.99 on orders up to £60
    • Delivered Next Day if ordered before 6pm Monday to Friday
    • Delivered Tuesday if ordered after 6pm Friday to Sunday

    Pharmacy Medicines delivery

    Pharmacy Medicines will need to be signed for by someone aged 18 or over. If there isn't anyone in who can sign for your order, you can change your delivery date or redirect it to a local parcel shop using the courier's website or app.

    Unfortunately, your order can't be left in a safe place or with a neighbour. The courier will try to deliver three times before they return it to us.

    Purchasing in bulk/high unit volume

    Please note that when purchasing high unit volumes of single lines (10+ units) that delivery promotions are null and void.
    This is as a result of high volume orders not being able to be dispatched via our normal third party fulfilment.
    As a result for any excessive bulk orders of single lines we will be in touch regarding your order to discuss further delivery costs that will be incurred.

    Returns

    If you're not completely satisfied with your order, you can return it to us within 28 days
    Find out more about our returns policy click here