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Product Description

Vicks Baby Rectal Thermometer for ages infant to 2 years old brings new innovation to the thermometer market; its design has been tailored to the specific anatomical area being measured. This design makes rectal temperature-taking quicker, more accurate and, best of all, more comfortable for the baby. Parent-friendly features include an ergonomic, compact size; a guard against over-insertion; a flexible tip; and a large backlit LCD positioned on the side for easy viewing. In addition, the thermometer only requires one hand to operate, freeing the other hand to soothe the infant.

Features

  • 10 second readings
  • Short probe tip for safe reading

Additional Info

270935

39BD5831

328785509342

V934

0.1 pounds

7.0 x 2.7 x 2.0

How to Get It


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Average Customer Rating:

by PowerReviews
Vicks Rectal Baby Thermometer
 
4.6

(based on 164 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (127)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (22)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (8)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (87)
  • Accurate (50)
  • Acts quickly (35)
  • Reliable (34)
  • Effective (30)

Cons

  • Unreliable (3)

Best Uses

  • Infants (98)
  • Newborns (32)
  • Toddler (29)
  • Preemies (28)
  • Newborn (25)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (31)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • First time parent (105), Parent of two or more children (18), Medical professional (13), Working parent (12), Average health (8)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

The ONLY thermometer worth buying!

I've had this thermometer for over 2 years now & it's the ONLY one I would trust. As a new mom, I wanted to avoid this type of thermometer, so I tried...Read complete review

I've had this thermometer for over 2 years now & it's the ONLY one I would trust. As a new mom, I wanted to avoid this type of thermometer, so I tried all the other types of "easier" thermometers on the market (none of which could give an accurate or consistant reading). When my baby/child is sick accuracy & consistancy of a thermometer is SO important! A degree or even a fraction of a degree can make a big difference. So glad I found this thermometer! It's the best & it's very fast & easy. The design of the short probe with the fat handle is great for when you feel like you don't know what you're doing as a 1st time mom! Love it!

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Most Helpful Critical Review

 

Stopped working; replacement failed too

I liked the short tip and the quick read, but after about 15 months of infrequent use, it stopped working. [...]

I liked the short tip and the quick read, but after about 15 months of infrequent use, it stopped working. [...]

Reviewed by 164 customers

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5.0

Great product

By Rlew

from Cincinnati, Oh

About Me First Time Parent, Parent Of Multiples (Twins etc), Parent Of Two Or More Children

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Durable

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Vicks Rectal Baby Thermometer:

      This is the 2nd time I've bought this item, because its for my 2nd child! The profressionals say this type of source for temperature is best and this product is accurate, reliable and ergonomic.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      5.0

      I love this product

      By Cricket

      from Huntsville,AL

      About Me First Time Parent, Stay At Home Parent

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Great Value
      • Realistic

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Young Children

        Comments about Vicks Rectal Baby Thermometer:

        I have tried so many baby thermometers . And this is the one that really works !

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        5.0

        Love this thermometer!!!

        By MadrigalMommy

        from Fort Worth, TX

        About Me Parent Of Two Or More Children, Stay At Home Parent

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Great Value
        • Realistic

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Young Children

          Comments about Vicks Rectal Baby Thermometer:

          I was very scared to use a thermometer, this Vicks brand thermometer was so easy to handle and due to the size it gave me the security I was not going to hurt my baby. It is easy to use and the size is perfect for carrying as well as for when I was using it. The only thing I would of liked was for the light to stay on while the numbers were changing. But it does turn on when it beeps and it is done. I loved this thermometer and would very highly recommend it and buy it again if needed!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

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          5.0

          Easy to use, comfy for baby

          By RoRo's Mom

          from Clifton, NJ

          About Me Collector, Education Oriented, First Time Parent, Working Parent

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy Assembly
          • Great Value
          • Realistic

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Health

            Comments about Vicks Rectal Baby Thermometer:

            It's a very simple, easy thermometer and gave us peace of mind for our little one. It's nice and small and the barrier ensures you give your child any additional discomfort.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            4.0

            Mini thermometer

            By Mad

            from Wales, WI

            About Me First Time Parent

            See all my reviews

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Great Value

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Young Children

              Comments about Vicks Rectal Baby Thermometer:

              This is the perfect size with a screen that displays a clear reading.
              Plus it's quick which is helpful with a little one who's squirming around!

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              5.0

              love it

              By meg

              from pa

              About Me First Time Parent, Stay At Home Parent

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Realistic

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Young Children

                Comments about Vicks Rectal Baby Thermometer:

                I was so nervous about inserting the thermometer too far, with this one it's impossible. Plus with a 10 second read my baby doesn't have time to get upset about it.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

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                5.0

                Great product!

                By Tiff

                from Omaha, NE

                About Me Parent Of Two Or More Children, Working Parent

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Great Value

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Vicks Rectal Baby Thermometer:

                    Very easy to use. Accurate. Quick.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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                    5.0

                    Parent must!

                    By Emma's Mommy

                    from Port Jeff, NY

                    About Me Parent, anyone watching your child

                    See all my reviews

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Great Value

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Infant, toddler, young child

                      Comments about Vicks Rectal Baby Thermometer:

                      We have had this thermometer for almost 2 years and could not imagine not having it! It is easy to hold and read temperature. The design is great for new or experienced parents, as it only allows the correct amount to penetrate. I have bought three more as baby shower gifts since owning my own.

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                      • No

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                      4.0

                      I would by this item again

                      By Geo

                      from Phila.

                      About Me Education Oriented, Parent Of Two Or More Children, Working Parent

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Durable
                      • Great Value

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Vicks Rectal Baby Thermometer:

                          Haven't used it as of yet

                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No

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                          5.0

                          Great choice

                          By Melody

                          from Attleboro, MA

                          About Me First Time Parent

                          Verified Buyer

                          Comments about Vicks Rectal Baby Thermometer:

                          The size of this thermometer helps to make sure it is not inserted too deep or far, and it measures the temperature faster than a regular thermometer used the same way. Helps to give you less to worry about when you may already be worried about your child having a temperature.

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                          • No

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