Posted on Wednesday, February 04, 2004 - 06:00 pm:
What gauge needle do you recommend to give the P&E shots? I want to use the right size needle. Wish I could give it orally, but my research is showing it is not as reliable to give the oral version. Any comments on the most comfortable way to give shots?
Jos Posted From: 220.127.116.11
Posted on Wednesday, February 04, 2004 - 08:42 pm:
You will need to use an 18 gauge needle. P&E is in a cottonseed oil base, and drawing and injecting through a 21 gauge needle will be difficult. Note also that you should use a 1 or 1½ inch needle in order to get the liquid into deeper muscle rather than shallow.
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