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1 Compilation: AECD, California || For more e-learning resources visit

2 METHODS OF ADMINISTERING MEDICINE Topical – applied to skin or mucous membranes of eye,ear, or nasal passage –Ex. Ointments, powders, aerosols Oral – given by mouth by feeding, balling gun, drench applicator (gun), or dose syringe –Ex. Pills, tablets, capsules, liquids Anal or rectal – introduced into rectum –Ex. Suppository Compilation: AECD, California || For more e-learning resources visit

3 Methods, cont. Nasal – introduced into the nose –Ex. Spray for respiratory virus Injectable – placed directly into animal’s body with needle and syringe –Ex. Intravenous, intramuscular, intradermal Intrauterine – introduced directly into uterus –Ex. Bolus placed in uterus after calving problems Compilation: AECD, California || For more e-learning resources visit

4 Common Types of Animal Medical Equipment Balling Gun – used to administer pills, capsules, or boluses orally Syringe – used with needle to administer liquid injectables Thermometer – inserted into animal’s rectum to check body temperature Drench Gun – used to administer orally liquid medications Speculum Tube – 20-inch metal tube used with a rubber tube to relieve cattle of bloat Implant Gun – used to deposit growth stimulant pellets in back of ear Compilation: AECD, California || For more e-learning resources visit

5 TYPES OF INJECTIONS Compilation: AECD, California || For more e-learning resources visit

6 SUBCUTANEOUS INJECTION (SUB Q) Made in any area where skin fits loosely, such a neck, chest wall, or flank; dosage is deposited under raised skin, and area is then massaged to facilitate distribution. Compilation: AECD, California || For more e-learning resources visit

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9 INTRAMUSCULAR INJECTION (IM) Made deeply into large muscle with needle at least ¾ inch long. Not placed in high priced meat areas, can damaged muscle tissue. Compilation: AECD, California || For more e-learning resources visit

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13 INTRAPERITONEAL INJECTION (IP) Made into right flank at point in center of triangle formed by loin, last rib, and line from top of last rib to hip bone. Compilation: AECD, California || For more e-learning resources visit

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16 INFUSION INTRAMAMMARY (IMM) Made with cannula directly into teat canal after disinfecting teat and depressing teat to open sphincter muscle. Mastitis (infection) Compilation: AECD, California || For more e-learning resources visit

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18 INTRARUMINAL INJECTION (IR) Made through the left flank with a 14-gauge, 3-inch needle. Used to relieve bloat and injecting medicine directly into the rumen. Compilation: AECD, California || For more e-learning resources visit

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20 INTRADERMAL INJECTION (ID) Made into skin with a 20- to 26-gauge needle. Should raise a blister. Hair is shaven in area. Compilation: AECD, California || For more e-learning resources visit

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22 That’s All for Now Compilation: AECD, California || For more e-learning resources visit


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