Definition of intramuscularly in English:

intramuscularly

adverb

  • See intramuscular

    • ‘The nurses administer anti-inflammatory medications intramuscularly or per rectum rather than using narcotics, if possible.’
    • ‘Level II defines more complex procedures in which perioperative medication and sedation are used intravenously, intramuscularly, or rectally.’
    • ‘Insulin is absorbed more rapidly intramuscularly than if given subcutaneously.’
    • ‘These vaccines are inactivated and should be administered intramuscularly into the deltoid muscle.’
    • ‘It is widely known that patients with coagulation disorders should be given parenteral vaccines by the deep subcutaneous route and not intramuscularly because of the risk of bleeding.’