adrenaline pre-loaded syringes
Min-I-Jet Adrenaline is available as pre-loaded syringes in s.c.(G25 needle) and i.m.(G21 needle) forms each containing 1mg in 1ml (1:1000).
Adrenaline is also available in the form of auto-injectors (1)
Adrenaline auto-injectors commonly available ( in two doses- 0.15 and 0.3 mg) are:
Epipen is a automatically self-injecting device containing 1:1000 adrednaline solution giving 0.3mg in 0.3ml (adult version) or 0.15mg (junior version).
- (1) Andrew P C McLean-Tooke, et al.Adrenaline in the treatment of anaphylaxis: what is the evidence? BMJ 2003; 327: 1332 – 1335
Last reviewed 01/2018