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A 36-year-old member asked:

How can i administer epinephrine intravenously?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
A Verified Doctoranswered
Endocrinology 52 years experience
Intravenous: Yes, you may need epinephrine intravenously from time to time but please make contact with your treating physician to advise you when and when not to take an injection. You will also be advised carefully how to deliver the medication.

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A 31-year-old member asked:

Is there a way to administer epinephrine non-intravenously?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
Vascular Surgery 22 years experience
Yes: Can be given subcutaneously like epi pens for allergy, direct intraarterial but very rare, and in endotracheal tubes. They are used as injections to control bleeding sometimes from peptic ulcer bleeding or bronchial bleeding in the lungs.
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A 31-year-old member asked:

How is epinephrine administered?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Many: It depends on why you are using it but Epinephrine can be given intramuscularly, sub-cutaneously, intravenously or also as a nasal spray. There is no pill form.
Last updated Nov 28, 2014

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