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I accidentally injected a little air into my body while giving myself a shot. Should I worry about it?

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Dr. Michael Sinclair
Family Medicine

In brief: 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 are having symptoms, then check with your doc, but the chances are good you did no harm.

In brief: 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 are having symptoms, then check with your doc, but the chances are good you did no harm.
Dr. Michael Sinclair
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