Dictionary » I » Intramuscular injections

Intramuscular injections

Intramuscular injection

(Science: technique) a technique to deliver a medication into muscle tissue for its eventual absorption into the systemic circulation. Smaller volume intramuscular injections may be given into the deltoid, but larger volumes are usually given into the gluteus muscle.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


What is the most poisonous snake in da world?

... ways of testing all involving injecting mice: subcutaneous intravenous intramuscular intraperitoneal IV injections in bites are very rare, only large bitis or very large bothrops/crotalus can deliver ...

See entire post
by spiceweasel
Sun Mar 26, 2006 12:27 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is the most poisonous snake in da world?
Replies: 178
Views: 352901

Desferal - Intramuscular Administrations??

... treated with desferal into mice (I've read this has to be done intramuscularly) but I can't find how to do so correctly. I read that it can be dissolved in PBS but I don't know how many injections nor how regularly I should inject. Could the dosis be 200-300mg/kg ...

See entire post
by Ainhoa M
Tue Jan 31, 2006 9:14 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Desferal - Intramuscular Administrations??
Replies: 0
Views: 1350


This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 837 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link