Frequently Asked Questions
is a normal fetal heart rate?
A normal fetal heart rate
should be between 120-180 bpm but may vary.
How early can I hear the Fetal Heartbeat?
Our medical grade dopplers are sensitive from 9-12 weeks gestation.
Do I need my doctors approval?
There is no prescription requirement to rent a fetal
doppler in Canada. However, it is always a good idea to
discuss the use of a fetal doppler with your healthcare
Are Fetal Dopplers Safe for my baby?
To date there are no known negative effects on mother or
fetus from use of a fetal doppler or ultrasound machine.
As with any medical device it is a good idea to discuss
the use of a fetal doppler with your healthcare
We advise all of our customers to
use this product in consultation with their physician,
midwife, or health care provider. Instructions for
proper use of the device are provided to all customers.