Proper Use

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

A nurse or other trained health professional will give you this medicine in a hospital or clinic. This medicine is injected into the skin on your forearm.

Your skin may become red and swollen in the area where the medicine was given.

You must return to your doctor's office 2 or 3 days after receiving tuberculin. This is to check at the way your skin has reacted to the medicine.