phenergan ivp into hand - page 2
i am a new rn and was asked to give phenergan iv push into already started iv with continuous nss running into a vein in the patient's hand. the patient had been vomiting so oral route wasn't an... Read More
Oct 22, '09 by nursemikeI agree with all above, you did fine. But for future reference, don't overlook the possibility of starting a new site in a larger vein. It's a hassle, but it's something to at least consider. When I was new(er), it would never have occured to me, but sites don't last forever, anyway, and it can be handy to have two (especially when you're using one for vesicants).