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ADRENALINE auto-injectors: uncertainty over drug delivery

Last Updated: 26 April 2018

Body System: Respiratory system

Safety

Advice for healthcare professionals:

  • Ensure the patient or carer, or both are trained and understand optimal use of their adrenaline auto injector device.
  • Advise the patient or carer or both to carry two adrenaline auto injectors at all times.
  • Select a device that has a needle size appropriate to the individual patient.