piCObaby Smokerlyzer CO Breath Analysis Monitor from Bedfont

The piCObaby™ Smokerlyzer® is a breath carbon monoxide monitor, specifically designed for use with pregnant smokers. Intended for multi-patient use by healthcare professionals in smoking cessation programmes and research, the familiar traffic light system provides visual motivation to the mum-to-be to quit smoking whilst also providing the feotal reading both in ppm and %FCOHb.

Why piCObaby™?

The piCObabyTM offers an unprecedented view of the internal effects of smoking by using the traffic light results system for both the mum-to-be and the baby.

Why is it important?

The piCObabyTM CO monitor is a valuable tool for pregnant smokers to visualise the effects that smoking is having on them and their child.

Benefits for the user

  • The monitor provides instant results shown in exact ppm, %COHb and %FCOHb, which makes recording and interpreting patient’s results quick and easy.
  • With added SteriTouch® antimicrobial additives to ensure optimum infection control.
  • There is the familiar green, amber and red traffic light system, making CO levels instantly identifiable to patients.
  • D-pieces are used in conjunction with the monitor to filter out 99.9% of airborne bacteria and single-use SteriBreath™ mouthpieces for excellent, low cost infection control.
  • Five-year warranty for absolute peace of mind.

Technical specification

Concentration range 0-150 ppm
Display Full colour touchscreen
Detection principle Electrochemical sensor
Repeatability <±5%
Accuracy 2 ppm/5% - whichever is greater
Power 2 × AA (LR6 or equivalent) alkaline batteries
Response time 3 x AA (LR6 or equivalent) - up to 1000 minutes; 1 x CR2032 Lithium coin cell
T90 response time <30 seconds
Operating temperature 15-40 °C
Storage/transport temperature 0-50 °C
Operating/storage/transport pressure Atmospheric ±10%
Operating humidity 15-90% non-condensing
Storage/transport humidity 0-95%
Sensor operating life 5 years
Sensor sensitivity 1 ppm
Sensor drift <5% per annum
Dimensions Approx. 37 x 77 x 140 mm
Materials Case: polycarbonate/ABS blend with SteriTouch® anti-microbial additive; D-piece™: polypropylene; SteriBreath™: polypropylene
Weight Approx. 215 g (including batteries)