Basic Footpad Injection Of The Mouse Protocol

Materials

Injectate

1-ml syringe with 25-G needle

1. Manually restrain the animal (unit 1.3).

This procedure is usually done with one person restraining the animal while the other injects the substance.

2. Spread the toes of one hind foot and introduce the needle into the soft tissue pad of the plantar surface. Alternatively, the injection can be made subcutaneously between the second and third digits.

3. Inject no more than 50 ^l. Apply direct pressure following withdrawal of needle.

Parenteral Injections

Was this article helpful?

+2 0
Diabetes Sustenance

Diabetes Sustenance

Get All The Support And Guidance You Need To Be A Success At Dealing With Diabetes The Healthy Way. This Book Is One Of The Most Valuable Resources In The World When It Comes To Learning How Nutritional Supplements Can Control Sugar Levels.

Get My Free Ebook


Responses

  • DAVID
    How to do footpad injections in mice?
    3 years ago

Post a comment