Painless Ampule and Filter Needle Technique

Painless Ampule and Filter Needle Technique a guest post by Mark Culver, PharmD, BCPS (@EMdruggist) Standard technique for transferring medication from a glass ampule involves swabbing the ampule with isopropyl alcohol and breaking the neck of the ampule with the alcohol pad or gauze. The problem that many can attest to is the glass breaking in a way that punctures through the pad or gauze and cuts into one’s digits. Not only is this a [...]