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How to Give Yourself an Epinephrine Shot

Step 1

Your epinephrine injector may have a black or orange tip. Grasp the injector in one fist with the black (or orange) tip pointing down. Do not touch the tip.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerRohit K Katial, MD - Allergy and Immunology
Last RevisedFebruary 25, 2013

WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

Last Updated: February 25, 2013
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