Diabetes Knowledge

Injection procedure

Injection step by step

Remove the protective foil.

Remove the protective foil.

mylife Penfine Classic – Screw needle onto pen with outer needle protective cap until it engages.

mylife Penfine Classic – Screw needle onto pen with outer needle protective cap until it engages.

mylife Clickfine – Click on pen needle and press it straight down – firm seating is ensured through an audible click.

mylife Clickfine – Click on pen needle and press it straight down – firm seating is ensured through an audible click.

Tip: Place the pen needle vertically on a table and click the pen onto it from above.

Tip (mylife Clickfine): Place the pen needle vertically on a table and click the pen onto it from above.

Important: Do not click the needle at an angle.

Important
Do not click or screw the needle at an angle.

Remove the outer protective cap of the needle in upward direction and save the cap.

Remove the outer protective cap of the needle in upward direction and save the cap.

Remove the inner protective cap.

Remove the inner protective cap.

Set the correct dose. Place pen needle on suitable injection site.

Set the correct dose. Place pen needle on suitable injection site.

Slowly inject the insulin according to the instructions of your physician or diabetes advisor: to do this, press dosage button.

Slowly inject the insulin according to the instructions of your physician or diabetes advisor: to do this, press dosage button.

Allow the needle to remain in the fatty tissue for 10 seconds.

Allow the needle to remain in the fatty tissue for 10 seconds.

Carefully secure needle with the outer protective cap (only for self-injection).

Carefully secure needle with the outer protective cap (only for self-injection).

Unscrew needle.

Unscrew needle.

Safely dispose of the used needle.

Safely dispose of the used needle.