PARENTERAL DRUG ADMINISTRATION

any route of deliverance of a drug aside from that which goes through the digestive tract. These routes consist of intramuscular, subcutaneous, and intravenous administration- rectal and vaginal suppositories- inhaling- and absorption by way of the mucous membranes or skin.

PARENTERAL DRUG ADMINISTRATION: "There are several methods of parental drug administration."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PARENTERAL DRUG ADMINISTRATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/parenteral-drug-administration/ (accessed April 17, 2021).
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