How to prick vitamins?
Vitamins play an important role in human life. They are necessary to maintain the vital functions of the body. Vitamins do not supply energy to our body as, for example, proteins, carbohydrates and fats, but vitamins are involved in the metabolism of the body and, thus, help to normalize almost all the processes in the body. Scientists divide all the vitamins into two groups: fat-soluble (vitamin C, vitamin PP, vitamin H, folic acid, and vitamin B) and water-soluble (A, D, E, and K). We are accustomed to taking vitamins in the form of tablets, but there are vitamins, in particular, belonging to group B, which are poorly absorbed through the gastrointestinal tract, and they must be administered intramuscularly. How to prick vitamins of group B?
How to prick vitamins
Before you prick vitamins, you should consult with your doctor. No need to set yourself a diagnosis and prescribe treatment.
Intramuscular injection is quite simple. Usually, vitamins are injected into the buttocks, but if you are going to inject them yourself, then for greater convenience you can do injections in the upper part of the thigh.For the injection you will need: the ampoule itself with a solution of a vitamin, a disposable syringe for intramuscular injection, an alcohol wipe, cotton wool.
Wash your hands with soap and water before giving the injection. Open the vial with a solution of vitamin and syringe. Then remove the plastic cap from the needle of the syringe and, pulling the plunger towards you a little, slowly let air into the syringe. Now you can get our vitamin in a syringe. When the ampoule is empty, you need to turn the syringe with the needle up and gently tap it with your fingernail so that the small air bubbles gather into one big bubble at the top of the syringe. Then gradually put pressure on the piston. The air should all go out, and a drop of the drug should appear at the tip of the needle.
The injection site should be wiped with a cotton swab dipped in alcohol solution. Use your left hand to slightly pull the skin in the place where you will give the injection, and with your right hand, quickly enter the needle. Vitamin enter slowly, gradually pressing on the piston. Remove the needle, and wipe the injection site with an alcohol solution.
Vitamin B1 (thiamine) performs an energy-forming function in every cell of the body. When it is not enough, a person feels a feeling of constant fatigue, rapid fatigue.Memory, individual abilities and intelligence - vitamin B1 is responsible for all this. How to prick? His prick slowly, deep into the muscle. For adults, 20-50 mg of thiamine chloride or 30-60 mg of thiamine bromide is prescribed, 1 time per day. Accepted every day, gradually moving to ingestion. The course of treatment is 10-30 injections.
Vitamin protein metabolism, it affects protein synthesis. Vitamin B6 is prescribed to a weakened patient, after any operations or injuries, since any recovery begins with the normalization of protein metabolism. It is important to know how to prick vitamin B6. With a disease like parkinsonism - prick 100 mg per day, for a course of treatment, 20-25 injections, repeat this course in 2-3 months. When depression of involutional age (menopause) is poured at 200 mg per day.
This is the only vitamin that contains cobalt. It is from its presence in the body that the process of growth depends, and also the state of the digestive and nervous system. Vitamin B 12 is involved in metabolism, excretion of metabolic products. If they are not displayed on time, there will be a gradual destruction of nerve cells.But you cannot take this vitamin yourself, it is better to do it according to the directions of a specialist. It is the doctor who will correctly recommend vitamin B12 for stabbing. To eliminate the deficiency of this vitamin is administered intramuscularly in a dose of 1 mg every day (for 1-2 weeks). For prophylaxis - only 1 mg once a month.
Each vitamin is good for the body, but before you begin a course of treatment, you should consult with your doctor. Otherwise, the vitamins will not benefit, but only harm. Take the vitamins right!