INTRAVENOUS INJECTION (IV INJECTION)

A hypodermic syringe is used to inject a substance into a vein. This technique allows rapid absorption of the drug that is needed, especially if the substance that causes irritation to the skin, muscle or tissue and can not be digested through the digestive tract.

INTRAVENOUS INJECTION (IV INJECTION): "Intravenous Injection (IV INJECTION) goes directly into the blood stream bypassing the digestive tract"
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "INTRAVENOUS INJECTION (IV INJECTION)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/intravenous-injection-iv-injection/ (accessed August 3, 2020).
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