Announcement

Collapse

WELCOME TO OUR NEW HOME!

Hello MSWorld Members,

Welcome to our new home! We hope you love it as much as we do!


we promise.

to offer current and relevant information.

to grow a community built on positive and affirming support.

to showcase member creativity.

to provide safe chat rooms.

to provide well moderated forums.


we believe that what we give as a community comes back to us.

welcome to MSWorld on this journey through a different lens. together. we are msworld.
we are. community.


We appreciate your understanding as we finalize our new home. Our arcade is still currently under construction and won’t be available for a while. Thank you for your patience while we prepare a new and improved arcade for you.

enjoy our new home.

support reimagined.
See more
See less

Other injection sites?

Collapse
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

    Other injection sites?

    I currently use my thighs and my stomach. I can’t and won’t use my arms. (Tattoos and also can’t really explain the red bump it leaves) can’t use my sides (tattoos).. so since I’m down to 3 places I’m worried I’ll eventually run out of places. What are some other injection sites you guys have used? Thanks

    #2
    Hi someone33,

    There are actually 7 possible injections sites for Copaxone.

    Have you tried the fleshy areas of the hip, below your waist? (I just always thought of it as the buttocks area.) Same area used for other shots. I could do it there by myself using the autoinjector, and viewing the site in a full length mirror.

    You can Google "injection sites for Copaxone" to see the area, since it doesn't work when I try to post it.

    My arms are too skinny, so that wasn't a great area for me, either. I also understand what the mean by "bumps." More like a hard lump or itchy welt.

    Best of luck
    Kimba

    “When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” ― Max Planck

    Comment


      #3
      I’ve tried the area on my hips, but I’m tiny. (5 feet and 98 pounds....so it is basically going into bone. I was thinking about just trying my butt since I actually have a little padding there. Or maybe the sides of my thighs?

      Comment


        #4
        I am small like you and could never use my thin arms. Stomach, thighs and buttock worked well, but never thought to try the side of my thighs.
        1st sx '89 Dx '99 w/RRMS - SP since 2010
        Administrator Message Boards/Moderator

        Comment


          #5
          Im definitely going to try my butt. Not sure if I’ll keep doing it, but next time I’m going try outside of my thighs. The inside of my thighs are ticklish so idk how that would feel.

          Comment

          Working...
          X