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  • Brand: Medisana
  • Product: Massage Device
  • Model/name: FM 885
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Table of Contents

Page: 15
GB 1 Safety Information
This instruction manual belongs to this device.
It contains important information about starting
up and operation. Read the instruction manual
thoroughly. Non-observance of these instruc-
tions can result in serious injury or damage
to the device.
These warning notes must be observed to
prevent any injury to the user.
These notes must be observed to prevent any
damage to the device.
These notes provide useful additional infor-
mation on the installation or operation.
Explanation of symbols
LOT number
Read the instruction manual carefully before using this
device, especially the safety instructions and keep the
instruction manual for future use. Should you give this
device to another person, it is vital that you also pass
on these instructions for use.
Protection category II
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1 Safety Information
• Before connecting the device to your power supply, please
ensure that the supply voltage stated on the rating plate is
compatible with your mains supply.
Only insert the mains plug into a socket when the appliance is
switched off.
Keep the cable and the appliance away from heat, hot
surfaces, moisture and liquids. Do not touch the mains plug
when you are standing in water and always take hold of the
plug with dry hands.
Appliance components carrying voltage may not come into
contact with liquid.
Do not take hold of a device if it falls into water. Pull out the
power plug from the socket immediately.
Connect the unit so that the power plug is freely accessible.
Always switch off the appliance after use with the ON-/OFF-
switch and unplug the power plug.
To disconnect the unit from the power supply, always pull the
plug out of the socket. Do not pull on the cable!
Do not carry, pull or twist the device on the cable.
You must not continue to use the unit if the lead or the plug are
If the power supply cable is damaged, it may only be replaced
by MEDISANA, an authorised dealer or by qualified persons in
order to avoid a hazard.
Ensure that the cable will not cause tripping. The cable must
not be kinked, trapped or twisted.
about the power supply
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GB 1 Safety Information
• This appliance can be used by children aged from 8 years and
above and persons with reduced physical, sensory or mental
capabilities or lack of experience and knowledge if they have
been given supervision or instruction concerning use of the
appliance in a safe way and understand the hazards involved.
Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play
with the appliance.
Cleaning and user maintenance shall not be made by children
without supervision.
Do not use this unit to supplement or replace medical
treatment. Chronic complaints and symptoms may be made
Do not use the foot massager FM 885, or only after consulting
your doctor, if:
Do not use the appliance near your eyes or near any other
sensitive areas.
If you experience any pain or discomfort during the massage,
stop immediately and consult your doctor.
Take care when using the heating function. The appliance has
hot surfaces. Do not use the appliance on small children,
vulnerable individuals or people who are not sensitive to heat.
Before using the massager, consult your doctor regarding any
unexplained pain, if you are undergoing medical treatment or
using medical equipment.
specific groups of people
- you are pregnant
- you have a cardiac pacemaker, artificial joints or electronic
- you suffer from one or more of the following illnesses and
complaints: Circulation disorders, varicose veins, open
wounds, bruises, broken skin, inflammation of the veins.
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1 Safety Information
• Check the plug, cable and massager carefully for damage
before each use. Do not attempt to use a defective unit.
Do not use the appliance if it, or the power cord show signs of
damage, if it is not in perfect working order, or if it has been
dropped or become damp. In order to prevent hazards, always
send the unit in to the service centre.
before using the unit
• The device must only be used for its intended purpose as
described in the instruction manual.
Using the unit for any other purpose invalidates the warranty.
Only use the appliance in the proper way as described in this
user manual. The appliance is not designed to support
your full body weight!
Do not use the appliance while you are asleep or when you are
lying in bed.
Do not use the appliance before going to sleep. The massage
has a stimulating effect.
Never use the appliance while driving a vehicle or operating a
The maximum operating time for one session is 15 minutes.
Prolonged use reduces the service life of the appliance.
Very long periods of use can lead to overheating. So after
continuously operating for 15 minutes, user should stop it for at
least 15 minutes before using it again.
operating the unit
The device is not to be used for commercial use or
medical purposes. If you have health concerns,
consult your doctor before using the device.
Only use the massager indoors.
Do not use the massager in damp rooms (e.g. when
bathing or showering).
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GB 1 Safety Information
• Never put the unit down next to an electric stove or other
sources of heat.
Never leave the unit unattended if it is connected to the power
Do not allow the appliance to come into contact with pointed or
sharp objects.
Do not cover up the appliance when it is switched on. Never
use it under blankets or cushions. There is a risk of fire, electric
shock or injury.
maintenance and cleaning
• The unit is maintenance free. If a fault does occur, just check
whether the mains power plug is properly connected.
You may only clean the device yourself. If the device
malfunctions please do not repair it yourself as this leads to the
automatic expiry of all guarantee rights.
Ask your specialist dealer and have repairs carried out by the
service only.
Do not immerse the device in water or other fluids.
If, nonetheless, liquid should penetrate the device, unplug the
mains cable immediately.
Page: 20
2 Useful Information
Thank you for your confidence in us and congratulations!
With the foot massager FM 885 you have acquired a quality product from
MEDISANA. This unit is intended for foot massage with or without heat
function. To ensure that your foot massager FM 885 provides successful
results for a long time, we recommend that you read carefully through the
following notes for the use and care.
Thank you
very much
Please check first of all that the device is complete and is not damaged in
any way. In case of doubt, do not use it and contact your dealer or your
service centre.
The following parts are included:
1 MEDISANA foot massager FM 885
1 Instruction manual
The packaging can be reused or recycled. Please dispose properly of any
packaging material no longer required. If you notice any transport damage
during unpacking, please contact your dealer without delay.
Please ensure that the polythene packing is kept away from the
reach of children! Risk of suffocation!
What is
Shiatsu is a form of pressure massage and one of the most important
massaging techniques along with manual lymphatic drainage and
reflexology.This form of physical therapy was developed in Japan but
stems from traditional Chinese massage. Gentle stroking and
beneficial pressure application techniques are used to awaken life
forces and encourage them to flow through the body. The object of the
massage is to ease tension and optimise the blood flow for a better
well-being. R
What is the
FM 885
used for?
Our feet are under great strain each and every day, making them
especially vulnerable to tenseness, muscle pains and hardened
muscles. The MEDISANA foot massager FM 885 lets you give your
feet a treat, helping them to relax after a long day.
Each massage can be combined with heat treatment. This promotes
relaxation, improves the blood circulation and has a soothing effect on
the muscles.
Make sure that the maximum operating time of 15 minutes is not
Page: 21
GB 3 Operating
Place the MEDISANA foot massager FM 885 on the floor in front of a
comfortable chair and plug the mains plug into the mains outlet.
Power on the unit by switching on the ON/OFF button . Sit down in a
comfortable position.The indicator light in the ON/OFFbutton
lights up in red. Put your feet under the cover.
By switching the device on, the Shiatsu massage and the air pressure
massage are activated automatically. Air pressure massage is set to
medium intensity by default. The indicator light in the button (MED)
lights up in white.
The heat may be switched on or off with the button . When the heat
function is deactivated, the respective red indicator light goes out.
The air pressuere massage may be switch between low (LOW), medium
(MED) and high (HIGH) intensity with the buttons .
The indicator light of the activated button lights up in white. With button
(AIR OFF) air pressure massage can be deacitvated separately.
Press the the ON/OFF button to switch off the device completely or
wait until the device switches off automatically.
(After 15 minutes of constant use the device will switch off automatically.)
Pull your feet out of the cover before you get up.
The appliance is not designed to support your full body weight!
Unplug the appliance from the wall outlet after use.
Duration of
In general, you can allow approximately 10 to 15 minutes operation for
each massage session, one to two times a day. Make sure the appliance is
cooled down completely before using it again!
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4 Miscellaneous
Ÿ Before cleaning the appliance, make sure that the appliance is switched
off and the power supply is disconnected.Allow the unit to cool down.
Ÿ Clean the massager with a slightly damp sponge only. Never use
brushes, aggressive cleaning agents, petrol, thinners or alcohol. Rub
the unit dry with a clean dry cloth.
Ÿ Never immerse the appliance in water to clean it and ensure water
cannot get into the appliance.
Ÿ Wait until the device is completely dry before using it again.
Ÿ Undo any kinks in the cable.
Ÿ Take care to roll up the mains lead to avoid damaging it.
Ÿ You should ideally store the device in its original packaging and keep it
in a clean, dry place.
Cleaning and
This product should not be disposed of together with domestic waste.
Please hand in all electrical or electronic devices at a municipal or
commercial collection point so that they can be disposed of in an
environmentally acceptable manner. Consult your municipal authority for
information about disposal.
Name and model
Voltage supply
Power consumption
Operating conditions
Storage conditions
Article No.
EAN Code
MEDISANA foot massager FM 885
220-240V 50/60 Hz
35 W
Only use in dry rooms
In a cool, dry place
approx. 40,2 x 37,5 x 17,7 cm
approx. 3,5 kg
40 15588 88397 2
In accordance with our policy of continual product improvement,
we reserve the right to make technical and optical changes
without notice.
The current version of this instruction manual can be found under
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GB 5 Warranty
Warranty and
repair terms
Please contact your dealer or the service centre in case of a claim
under the warranty. If you have to return the unit, please enclose a
copy of your receipt and state what the defect is.
The following warranty terms apply:
1. The warranty period for MEDISANA products is 3 years from
date of purchase. In case of a warranty claim, the date of
purchase has to be proven by means of the sales receipt or
2. Defects in material or workmanship will be removed free of
charge within the warranty period.
3. Repairs under warranty do not extend the warranty period either
for the unit or for the replacement parts.
4. The following is excluded under the warranty:
a. All damage which has arisen due to improper treatment, e.g.
non-observance of the user instructions.
b. All damage which is due to repairs or tampering by the
customer or unauthorised third parties.
c. Damage which has arisen during transport from the
manufacturer to the consumer or during transport to the
service centre.
d. Accessories which are subject to normal wear and tear.
5. Liability for direct or indirect consequential losses caused by the
unit are excluded even if the damage to the unit is accepted as a
warranty claim.
Jagenbergstraße 19
41468 NEUSS
The service centre address is shown on the attached leaflet.

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