We pride ourselves on having the friendliest
and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment
for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers.
If you have any problems registering please drop an email to email@example.com.
Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!
Have you ever put the needle in and then not been able to push the medicine?
Almost like there is something blocking it? This has happened to me twice recently and never happened any other time I was on Lovenox. Both times I had to remove the needle and restic myself. I was less than thrilled about that!
I've had a similar thing happen, I rotate the needle and try again and usually it works. Could be that the open part of the needle is obstructed by something. That's always my thought. I do the same thing when I start to inject and it stings more than usual, I just rotate the needle 180 degrees and try again. Another thing that sometimes works, is to pull it out a teensy bit and try again super slow, once again with the thought that at that exact location there must have been something obstructing the needle's opening.
Glad to know I am not the only one who has experienced this. It struck me as so strange because it never happened last pregnancy. I cannot just push through it, that creeps me out for some reason! I will try turning the needle next time!