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Is it safe to administer your allergy shots without rubbing alcohol on arm bec it Don't hurt my arm when give them ?

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Dr. Kristin Sokol
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Used to clean

Alcohol swabs are used to clean your skin before the shot is given to reduce the risk of infection.
It has nothing to do with pain control.

In brief: Used to clean

Alcohol swabs are used to clean your skin before the shot is given to reduce the risk of infection.
It has nothing to do with pain control.
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