This video demonstrates how to administer (a long-acting injectable) medication into the lateral aspect of the upper arm subcutaenous.
Once injection site landmarks (as demonstrated) are established, the needle should be inserted at a 90-degree angle into the skin targeting the underlying muscle.
If the video does not start using the above controls: Play Video
If you would like more information on this topic, or would like to provide any feedback, please send us a message using our consultation system. We would love to hear from you, and the consultation system is free to use and confidential. Thank you!