The appearance of the lumps after the steroid injection is a widespread phenomenon. The lump after the injection is the area of muscle or fat tissue where there is the injectable drug. It differs in its density. Actually, there are some factors which can cause the appearance of lumps.
- The high viscosity and low temperature of the used AAS. The muscle tissue accepts very bad such oil solutions. During the injection of the oil solution happen spasm. It causes the cardinal decrease in the blood circulation in the vessels.
- Incorrect choice of the place for the steroid injection. If the injection is making in the incorrect chosen area, the needle can get not into the muscle tissue but into the fat or nervous tissue, blood vessel or periosteum. Besides, it can cause and other bad cases.
- Involuntary muscle contractions during the doing AAS injection. By the way, the involuntary muscle contractions can cause the damage to the needle or inside cut. Such cut can lead the serious lump. It will influence the quality of the assimilation of the drug.
- The use of the incorrect medical instrument. If you use the blunt needle, then such needle doesn’t open the muscle fibers but break it. It causes the development of the lumps. The short needle doesn’t inter in the muscle tissue. The solution introduces in the subcutaneous fat and causes the appearance of the lumps in the area of introducing the drug.
- The incorrect technique of the doing injection. Actually, the lumps caused in the area of the introducing steroids are not dangerous, if they don’t cause by the acquired infection. In the future, will be difficult to introduce the drug into this area.
How to avoid the appearance of the lumps?The avoiding the appearance of the lumps is impossible but the minimizing the possible negative effects is real. It is necessary to follow some simple rules.
- The compliance with the rules of the clearness. The person who is doing the injection should wash the hands very well.
- The area for the anabolic injection should be cleaned with the spirit twice.
- The use of the qualitative syringes.
- The use drug should have the temperature of the body. You should warm it in the hand during few minutes. It is not recommended to warm into the hot water in order to exclude the overheating. The hot solution will cause the coagulation of the blood in the area of injection.
- The correct choice of the place for the injection of the drug. Any intramuscular drug is necessary to introduce in the upper part of the buttock or the outer part of the thigh.
- Intramuscular drugs are introduced slowly.
- The injection of anabolic steroid is better to do in the evening. Preferably, before going to bed.
- The area of injection is not recommended to touch.