Allow medication dose to warm to room Temperature before infection
Apply ice to the skin area for 10 min prior to injection
Rotate injection sites (risk of Lipodystrophy with frequent repeat use)
Patients should dispose of needles in sharps container (NOT the trash)
Avoid rubbing injection area after injection
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This page was written by Scott Moses, MD, last revised on 12/5/2021 and last published on 5/1/2022.