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Whats the best type of thermometer

(12 Posts)
madmarchhare Wed 22-Jun-05 22:01:04

to buy for your kids?

charleepeters Wed 22-Jun-05 22:01:33

digitals more acurate i think

Louise1980 Wed 22-Jun-05 22:04:32

I just got the nurofen one for £9.99 at the local Lloyds chemist and thats great. only takes seconds and plays a tune when its done. I had an under arm one ank kids didnt like sitting long enough for it to be accurate.

madmarchhare Wed 22-Jun-05 22:05:34

Are these the type that go in the ear? Does DS have to be certain age?

Louise1980 Wed 22-Jun-05 22:06:20

Yes it goes in the ear. Not sure of age I will check.

Twiglett Wed 22-Jun-05 22:06:25

braun ear thermometer

lilaclotus Wed 22-Jun-05 22:07:17

i wouldn't be without a braun ear thermometer now. i bought it a few weeks ago and i wish i had bought it when dd was born.

Louise1980 Wed 22-Jun-05 22:09:51

Doesnt give an age range but it does tell you how to take temp of under 1s nd over 1s so Id imagine it should be ok. Ask in the shop wher you buy it.

Twiglett Wed 22-Jun-05 22:11:10

used my braun on dd when she was about 4 months old - didn't need it before

HappyMumof2 Wed 22-Jun-05 22:11:50

Message withdrawn

madmarchhare Wed 22-Jun-05 22:11:52

Whats the price of the Braun one?

kbaby Wed 22-Jun-05 22:20:44

I ordered a braun one this week. Its suitable from birth and was approx 30.00

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