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You are instructed to give a shot that has a total of 2mLs where do you give the shot

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes.: Yes. There is no evidence that it is harmful and it prevents hemorrhagic disease of the newborn. Many parents have foregone the shot and had no proble ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: As dr. Franz points out there is no down side. Of course many kids that have not been given the shot have had no problems.But then most of us have nev ... Read More
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Ask pediatrician: Rare cases of vitamin k have been reported which is apparently due to a deficiency in the mother. The vitamin is non-toxic and if your newborn has ble ... Read More

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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Insulin shot: Hi, if you have been started on Insulin, your doctor has to show you how, it's not possible to demonstrate that on line, you need to be taught by a nu ... Read More
Dr. Ayisha Gani
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Subcutaneous shot: Insulin is given subcutaneously. It could be given in the abdominal wall, thigh, back and arm. Pinch the skin and insert the needle underneath between ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sinclair
37 years experience Family Medicine
No: Small amounts of injected air are easily absorbed. If there was going to be a problem it would happen within a few seconds or minutes. Relax. If you a ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hesham Hassaballa
21 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Making antibodies: What is happening with an allergy shot is this: the doctor gives you very small doses of what you are allergic to in order that you can develop an imm ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Risk on delay: The frequency of pertussis in the us has grown from 2500/yr to >15000 singe the garbage spread by vaccine haters took off. $0% of pertussis deaths occ ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Acne: Combining retinoids to your regimen of treatment might be an option. Examples are tazorac, (tazarotene) differin & retin-a. Discuss with your doctor.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
39 years experience General Practice
Yes: Gardasil® and Gardasil®9 are approved for use in females aged 9-45 and males aged 9-26 in Canada. Cervarix® is approved for use in females aged 9 to 4 ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Neurobion: Do you have any conditions associated wtih vitamin b12 deficiency or pernicious anemia ? I don't know if a prescription is needed for Cyanocobalamin ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Tetanus toxoid: If you received this you may have a systemic reaction to the vaccine in the form of low grade temp elevation, but would not simply assume this is rela ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Nurses: Nurse practioners can write prescriptions if they have a deanumber. Nurses can give shots with a doctors order.

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