Toradol - page 3
by ReWritten | 7,089 Views | 21 Comments
I've only been in the ER for 2 months, but curious to other's reply to this. In my ER, we're required to do preg tests on all females (unless they've had a hyst) before giving Toradol. Does anyone else do this? Last week I... Read More
- 0Oct 18, '11 by Larry77To me it's never been a big deal to get a urine HCG before we give Toradol. If they come in with Abd px or flank px we are getting urine anyway.
We do not have a specific "policy" stating that we have to have an HCG before we give it but that is the standard of practice...just like checking for allergies before you give a med.