You know how important insulin injections are to your diabetes self-care, but did you know that you should use a new pen needle or syringe with each injection?1-4*†
Proper injection technique can help lower A1C2*
In one study, practicing proper injection technique led to improved treatment outcomes, including lower A1C, reduced injection site pain, and reduced injection site bruising.
Proper injection techniques studied included using a new needle with each injection, rotating injection sites, and changing to a 4mm or 5mm needle.
Talk to your doctor about your A1C goals and steps you can take to reach them