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Important Product Notices And Safety Instructions - Walgreens WGNBPA-745 User Manual

Deluxe arm blood pressure monitor
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IMPORTANT PRODUCT NOTICES
AND SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
When using your blood pressure monitor, basic precautions should
always be followed. Please read and follow all instructions and warnings
before using this product. Save these instructions for future reference.
• P lease note that this is a home healthcare product only and it is not
intended to serve as a substitute for the advice of a physician or
medical professional.
• T his device uses oscillometric method to measure systolic and
diastolic blood pressure, as well as heart rate.
• D o not use this device for diagnosis or treatment of any health
problem or disease. Measurement results are for reference only.
Consult a healthcare professional for interpretation of pressure
measurements. Contact your physician if you have or suspect any
medical problem. Do not change your medications without the advice
of your physician or healthcare professional.
• Proper cuff size is critical for accurate measurements. Follow the
instructions in this manual and printed on the arm cuff to ensure the
arm cuff is used properly.
• T his product is not suitable for people with arrhythmias. This device
may have difficulty determining the proper blood pressure for
pregnant women and for users with irregular heartbeat, diabetes,
poor circulation of blood, kidney problems or for users who have
suffered from a stroke.
• Excessive use may result in blood flow interference, which is likely
to cause uncomfortable sensations, such as partial subcutaneous
hemorrhage, or temporary numbness to your arm. In general these
symptoms should not last long. However, if you do not recover in
time, please seek advice from a medical professional.
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• T he pulse display is not suitable for checking the frequency of
heart pacemakers.
• E lectromagnetic interference: The device contains sensitive
electronic components. Avoid strong electrical or electromagnetic
fields in the direct vicinity of the device (e.g. mobile telephones,
microwave ovens). These may lead to temporary impairment of
measurement accuracy.
• Consider the electromagnetic compatibility of the device (ex.
power disturbance, radio frequency interference etc.) Please use
this device indoors only.
• Use blood pressure monitor only for its intended use.
• Do not wrap the cuff around body parts other than your arm.
• N ot for use by or on persons under the age of 18.
• Do not use this device on infants, children, or those who cannot
express their own intention.
• D o not plug or unplug the adapter power cord with wet hands.
• P lease use only the AC adapter included with this monitor or 1.5V
"AA" alkaline batteries for power supply.
Blood pressure measurements determined with this device are
equivalent to those obtained by a trained observer using the cuff/
stethoscope auscultatory method, within the limits prescribed by
the American National Standard, Manual, electronic, or automated
sphygmomanometers.
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