How to Inject Insulin

BD has created a set of animated insulin injection demonstrations that will take you step by step through the entire insulin injection procedure.

You can even customize these demos to the size of the syringe or pen needle that you use.

There is a special demonstration for mixing different types of insulin.


Go to syringe injection demonstration


Go to pen injection demonstration


The BD Diabetes Learning Center describes the causes of diabetes, its symptoms, and diabetes complications such as retinopathy and neuropathy. This site contains detailed information about blood glucose monitoring, insulin injection and safe sharps disposal. Interactive quizzes, educational literature downloads and animated demonstrations help to teach diabetes care skills.

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