A 46-year-old member asked:
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should i worry if i hit a vein with humira (adalimumab)?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: The needle is not long enough to hit anything except a minor skin vessel.
Answered on Oct 10, 2018
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
No!: It will ultimately be absorbed!
Answered on Jul 18, 2018

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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It is impossible: The needle is not long enough to cause that problem. The worst is occasional minor bleeding from a tiny skin vessel.
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Absolutely not: It is meant for subcutaneous use only.
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