- Anterolateral thigh is the recommended auto-injector site for both adults and pediatrics.
- Using the Mark I:
1. Grasp syringe #1 (Atropine) and position the green tip of the AtroPen on victim’s outer thigh Push firmly until auto-injector fires. Hold in place for 10 seconds to ensure Atropine has been properly delivered.
2. Grasp syringe #2 (2-Pam) and position the black tip of the Combo Pen on victim’s outer thigh. Push firmly until auto-injector fires. Hold in place for 10 seconds to ensure Pralidoxime has been properly delivered
- Procedures for DuoDotes, pediatric AtroPens, and Diazepam auto-injectors are similar.