No substitutes for IV. Can you call the pharmacy who gives you the Rocephin and get more? My pharmacy delivers once a week.
If not—just wait to resume your infusions when you get more saline-filled syringes.
The most important thing for your PICC is to keep it sterile
. It's more important than remembering to do the infusions. So you need to follow instructions for care and infusing EXACTLY as prescribed. Keep extra supplies on hand. The PICC already has a higher rate of complications due to infections so you don't want to take any chances. Be overly, obsessively, anally neurotic about
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