Video Instruction for Intramuscular Injections

Intramuscular (or IM) injection is the injection of a medication directly into a muscle. This video will demonstrate the proper administration of an intramuscular injection in order to minimize discomfort and maximize effectiveness.

The second type of injection is the intramuscular injection. This injection is administered deeper within the muscle with a 1” to 1.5” needle. Progesterone in Oil and hCG are administered intramuscularly. Instructions for administering intramuscular injections are shown by Nurse Linda in her detailed video. You can also view Nurse Linda’s instructions on Subcutaneous injections HERE.

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