Thread: bloody injection...HELP
07-30-2005, 10:39 PM #1
earlier tonight, i was doing my routine eod fina/test injection, and i was in a bit of a hurry, i injected my glute, and did NOT aspirate , so after my injection with a 23g 1and1/2'' needle after i pulled the needle out i noticed a drop of blood in the plastic syringe, what happend, did i hit a vein or nic a vein, there was no pain involved and i didnt bleed other than the blood i found in the syringe...hmmmmm any suggestions, thanks.
07-30-2005, 10:42 PM #2Member
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07-30-2005, 10:49 PM #3
I agree with millett, My wife wanted to inject me one time and she must of passed through a vien because when she pulled back there was no blood but when she pulled it out blood squirted out at her. You're ok
07-30-2005, 11:47 PM #4
I wouldn't freak out over a drop of blood, that's nothing..
07-31-2005, 01:51 AM #5Originally Posted by USN DV
07-31-2005, 04:05 AM #6
Just passed through a vein.....no worries.
07-31-2005, 06:39 AM #7
sometimes i bleed after shots in my ass, about 1 in 10, my gym buddie shoots me he aspirates sometimes but i recon sometimes he forgets too so about 50/50 on the aspiration front when i have glute injections
07-31-2005, 07:56 AM #8
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that is no big deal. most of the time it's from going throw a vain. i get this ever now and then.
07-31-2005, 10:31 AM #9
No biggie... it happens. After all, you just punched a hole an inch deep or more into your body with a sharpened piece of steel. You're gonna get some blood occasionally, even if you never hit a vein. But do let it be a little reminder to always aspirate .
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