Diagnostic Tools

Omron M2 Basic Upper Arm Blood Pressure Machine

£33.99
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The Omron M2 Basic Upper Arm Blood Pressure Machine is the perfect solution for those looking to monitor their heart rate and blood pressure with accuracy. With easy-to-read LCD display and advanced features such as hypertension indicator, irregular heartbeat detector, and memory storage, this device is ideal for tracking your health and staying informed. Its comfortable cuff fits arms 9-17 inches in circumference and its lightweight design makes it easy to take with you on the go. Start monitoring your blood pressure and heart rate today with the Omron M2!

How to use
  • Unpack the machine.
  • Keep the machine on a flat surface.
  • Plug in the device if necessary.
  • Insert four AA batteries in case you want to use it without a power source.
  • Slide your arm through the cuff ensuring the monitor aligns with your heart level. The cuff should be worn on your upper arm.
  • It should fit snuggly but not too tight – you should be able to fit two fingers underneath.
  • Relax in a sitting position, preferably with your feet flat on the floor.
  • Turn on the machine by pressing the power button.
  • Once the machine is on, press the start button.
  • The cuff will inflate and sudenly deflate.
  • Remain calm and still, the machine will now measure your blood pressure.
  • The result will be displayed on a digital screen. There will be two readings - systolic (top number) and diastolic (lower number).
  • The machine will also display your pulse rate.
  • Note down the readings for your record or to share with your doctor.
  • Once you have your readings, press the power button to turn off the machine.
  • Remove the cuff from your arm.
  • Remember, this device should be used in a relaxed environment and you should not move or talk during the measurement for the most accurate results. Always consult your healthcare provider for interpreting your blood pressure readings.
Main Ingredients
  • As a mechanical device, the Omron M2 Basic Upper Arm Blood Pressure Machine is not made up of "ingredients" in the traditional use of the word, but rather components or parts. These include: cuff, inflator pump, pressure sensor, LCD display, inflation bulb, air release valve, power button, battery compartment, arm strap.
Side Effects & Cautions
Side Effects:
  • Incorrect Reading: Incorrect readings could happen if not used as per instructions. Make sure to place the cuff properly and remain still during measurement.
  • Allergic Reaction: People allergic to certain materials might experience skin irritation or allergic reactions from the cuff.
  • Dependence: Avoid overdependence on the machine. It should never replace professional medical advice. Don't alter your medication without consulting a healthcare professional.
  • Blood Flow Restriction: Prolonged or too-tight application of the cuff can temporarily restrict blood flow. Always use as directed, and remove the cuff when not in use.
  • Not for Everyone: It may not give accurate reading for people with certain pre-existing conditions like arrhythmia or preeclampsia. Consultation with a healthcare provider is recommended in such cases.
Cautions:
  • Do not use the machine without first reading the user manual.
  • Not for use by people with arrhythmia or pacemakers.
  • Avoid usage during pregnancy, menstruation, or after drinking alcohol or caffeine.
  • Not recommended for children.
  • Don't use the device if it appears damaged or doesn't operate properly.
  • Do not wrap the cuff around body parts other than the upper arm.
  • Don't use it while driving or exercising.
  • The device should be used by only one person for sanitary reasons.
  • Avoid strong electromagnetic interference while using the device.
  • Keep out of reach of children or pets.
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