Can I inject my Symlin into my arm instead of my stomach?

You should not inject Symlin into your arm because it gets absorbed differently than in the stomach or thigh. You can inject this medicine anywhere on your stomach or thigh as long as it is more than two inches away from the place where you will inject your insulin. Choose a different spot every day for your Symlin shot.

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