Manufactured by Laerdal.
Penguin Suction Device is commonly known as Penguin Sucker and Infant Mucus extractor.
It does not contain latex and is made of Silicone.
Penguin Sucker is used to clear babies nasal passages which can get blocked for many reasons including exposure to viruses or irritation from allergies.
Clogged nasal passages can interfere with babies ability to feed and in young newborns it effects their ability to breath.
Penguin Sucker is designed to clear babies airways.
Penguin Sucker is made of one piece of silicone making it easy to clean and durable, able to withstand hundreds of uses.
Penguin Sucker supports basic newborn resuscitation courses like Helping Babies Breath, aimed at improving newborn outcomes in developing countries.
Steps to Suction:
Squeeze the Penguin body and keep it squeezed
Insert the nozzle into the baby’s nose or mouth
Release the squeeze slowly to suction
Extract the Penguin from the baby
Steps to Empty:
Squeeze out the contents of the Penguin body into the sink, water container, towel, or similar
Repeat suction as necessary
Steps to clean:
Open by bending the Penguin’s neck
Wash and scrub in soapy water
Flush water through the Nozzle and Head
Boil in water for minimum 10 minutes *
Let the unit dry completely before storing
Penguin Sucker is autoclavable.
Suction strength: Depending on hand size and technique, peak suction achieved may be in the range of 50 – 150 mmHg (70-200 cm H2O). Typically 100 mm Hg [136 cm H2O].
Penguin Sucker Size: 13.3 x 5.22 x 4.95 cm
Penguin Sucker Weight: 0.058 kg
Fluid capacity: 75 ml
Model No :
BCPS 101 PENGUIN SUCKER