AUTOlNJECTOR SYRlNGE lNSTRUCTlONS
Rotate the site for each injection.
If you are injecting into the abdomen, choose a site that is at least 5 cm away from the belly button.
Check the expiry date on the pre-filled syringe label.
Look at the medicine through the viewing window. The medicine should be clear to slightly opalescent, colourless or pale yellow, and may contain small white or almost transparent particles of protein.
Remove one pre-filled syringe from the carton that is stored in the refrigerator and leave at room temperature for at least 30 minutes before injecting.
This is important to make the medicine easier and more comfortable to inject.
See 'Choose an injection site care' for guidance with choosing an injection site.
Do not touch this area again before giving the injection.
See 'Choose an injection site' for guidance with choosing an injection site.
Do not twist or bend the needle cover while removing it, as this may damage the needle.
Do not touch the plunger rod while removing the needle cover.
Never recap the needle.
You can let go of the skin that you are pinching after the needle is completely inserted.
Recapping could lead to a needle stick injury.
Check with your healthcare provider for instructions on how to properly dispose a filled sharps container.
Do not throw the sharps container in household bin.
Do not recycle.
Do not reuse the Benepali® pre-filled syringe.
Always keep the container out of the sight and reach of children.
lnjection site care
If there is bleeding at the injection site, press a gauze pad over the injection site.
• Do not rub the injection site.
If needed, cover the injection site with a plaster.