Sub Cutaneous Injections (SQ)


Pinch the fat on your stomach with one hand and inject directly into the middle of the pinched fat as indicated in the photo above.
Only water based injections are to be administered sub-cutaneously (sq).
Oily injections and water based suspensions are only to be injected intra-muscularly.
– Make sure you don’t inject more than 1ml (cc) of fluid in any 1 location at any 1 time.
– 26gauge to 30gauge half inch (13mm) long needles are adequate.

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