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A nurse or other trained health professional will give you or your child this medicine in a hospital. This medicine is given as a shot into one of your muscles or through a needle placed in one of your veins.
Your doctor will only give you or your child a few doses of this medicine until your condition improves. You will be switched to an oral medicine that works the same way. If you have any concerns about this, talk to your doctor.