The fear of getting a shot, also known as trypanophobia, is a type of specific phobia that can result in avoidance of medical treatment, anxiety, and distress. People with this phobia often experience a range of symptoms, including feelings of dread, rapid heartbeat, sweating, and even fainting at the sight, thought, or experience of needle injections.
Sublingual medicines are those that are administered under the tongue rather than through an injection or other forms. The medication is absorbed through the mucous membranes under the tongue and enters the bloodstream, bypassing the digestive system.
How Sublingual Medicine Can Help
- No Needles Involved: For people with trypanophobia, sublingual medication can be a welcome alternative to injections. No needles are required, which eliminates the primary source of fear.
- Rapid Absorption: The area under the tongue has a rich supply of blood vessels, allowing for rapid absorption of medicine. This can be particularly useful for medications that need to work quickly.
- Convenience: Sublingual medicines are usually easy to administer and can often be taken without water, making them convenient for people on the go.
- Less Risk of Infection: Because there are no injections, there is no risk of infection at the injection site.
- Good for Those with Difficulty Swallowing: Sublingual medications can be an alternative for people who have difficulty swallowing pills.
- Reduced Gastrointestinal Issues: Some medications can irritate the stomach or may be less effective when they have to go through the digestive system. Sublingual administration bypasses the gastrointestinal tract.
- Patient Compliance: Because of its ease and lack of discomfort, patients may be more likely to comply with taking sublingual medication as opposed to receiving injections.
However, it’s important to note that not all medications are available in sublingual form, and some conditions may require injections for effective treatment. But now Results Health & Wellness Clinic offers SUBLINGUAL SEMAGLUTIDE treatment.
NO FEAR ANYMORE – If you are already getting the shots, call today and find out about switching over to this ‘under the tongue’ treatment.
Results Health & Wellness Clinic
5080 Bradenton Ave, Ste. C
Dublin, OH 43017
Book Today – (614) 376-0751