Helpful tips

How do you use a dummy steriliser?

How do you use a dummy steriliser?

Simply pop a dummy into the compact unit, press ‘STERILISE’ to start a 1 minute UV cycle and you’re good to go straight away – no need to wait for it to cool off as there’s no heat used in the first place! The sterilisation button will light up and blink when the cycle is in progress.

How long do you Sterilise MAM dummies?

The MAM 0+ Soothers are ideal up to the age of 6 months as they offer a smaller teat and shield for younger babies. Packed in a convenient steriliser box they can be sterilised in 3 minutes in the microwave without the need of a separate steriliser.

How do you Sterilise dummies in the microwave?

Sterilise your Philips Avent soother using the microwave

  1. Add 25 ml (0.9 fl. oz.) of water.
  2. Place well-rinsed soothers into the case.
  3. Microwave at 750–1000 W for 3 minutes.
  4. Leave to cool for 5 minutes.
  5. Pour out water.

Can you put dummies in a steriliser?

If you are using a steam steriliser, follow the instructions that come with it. Dummies are not recommended for babies. Don’t put teats or dummies in your mouth to clean them.

When should I change my dummy size?

The right dummy size is dependent of the child’s age. For this reason it is important to change the dummy size after 6 and 18 months respectively. You can see a too big dummy as the soft suction piece won’t fit properly into the mouth and the silicone or latex piece can still be seen.

Can you put MAM dummies in the dishwasher?

Dishwasher-safe to 65°C in top rack or cutlery basket. Stir food thoroughly for even warming. DO NOT Boil, Steam or Microwave Sterilise, sterilise by cold water method ONLY (The MAM Microwave Steam Steriliser is perfect for this as it can also be used for cold water sterilisation).

How do you Sterilise a pacifier?

Soothers and teat covers are suitable for all forms of sterilisation. Sterilise using a Philips AVENT Steam Steriliser or boil in water for 5 minutes. After sterilisation, allow to cool for at least 5 minutes, and squeeze out any trapped water from the soother .

What is a soother tree?

Soother Tree® Steriliser The SootherTree® is a compact, hygienic and easily portable home to store your baby’s soothers between use. With its transparent lid you will always know how many soothers you have ready to use and its non slip base makes it easy for single handed use.

Does pouring boiling water on a dummy sterilise it?

Boiling: Boil the pacifier with sufficient water in a pot for about 5 minutes. Using a kettle or simply pouring boiling water over a pacifier will not work – the germs will not be killed off because the heat does not last long enough.

How do you sterilise a dummy NHS?

Cold water sterilising solution

  1. Follow the manufacturer’s instructions.
  2. Leave feeding equipment in the sterilising solution for at least 30 minutes.
  3. Change the sterilising solution every 24 hours.
  4. Make sure there are no air bubbles trapped in the bottles or teats when putting them in the sterilising solution.

When do you need to sterilise bottles, teats and dummies?

Until Baby is one year old, you need to sterilise any bottles, teats and dummies to stop germs from making Baby sick. Sterilising bottles, teats and dummies There are three ways to sterilise: boiling, sterilising chemicals, and steam sterilising.

How to sterilise Your Instruments and comply with the as 2487?

Dry heat sterilisation is only to be used for instruments which cannot be sterilised using steam under pressure (bench-top steriliser). Dry heat sterilisers (hot air type) must comply with AS 2487. All instruments must be wrapped and packaged prior to processing through a bench-top steriliser.

What should I do before putting my instrument in a steriliser?

Packaging prior to sterilisation. Instruments must be packaged and labelled prior to placing in a steriliser. Packaged items should be positioned in an upright position or in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. Most packaging contains an indicator that shows that the load has been processed.

What’s the best way to sterilise a breast pump?

Our Avent dummies said to cover them in boiling water and leave for 5 minutes, we then dry them on a clean tea towel. I would think this would work for most if not all brands! We also sometimes use our microwave steriliser when sterilising my breast pump.