What drugs should I know?

  1. 0 What drugs (or classes) should I really know inside and out? Which are most common? Are there some that the NCLEX likes to throw at you? Which drugs might I be expected to know when working a med surg floor, as a new grad?
  2. Enjoy this?

    Join thousands and get our weekly Nursing Insights newsletter with the hottest discussions, articles, and toons.

  3. Visit  aachavez profile page

    About aachavez

    aachavez has '<1' year(s) of experience. From 'Brandon, FL (Tampa Bay Area)'; Joined Oct '11; Posts: 345; Likes: 176.

    1 Comments so far...

  4. Visit  Esme12 profile page
    As per the Terms of Service asking/posting for test information/content is against the TOS.
    Please do not request or post test questions, test preparation materials, test bank codes, or post links to, or use this site to send or request via email or pm such material that is protected by copyright. THOSE POSTING SUCH TEST-RELATED COPYRIGHT MATERIAL WILL BE BANNED.
    The top 200 list Top 200 Drugs - U.S. Only

    This has been discussed here alot....Common Med Surg drugs....

    1. Digoxin
    2. Lasix
    3. Vancomycin (so much c. diff it's not even funny)
    4. Lisinopril
    5. Phenergan
    6. Morphine Sulfate
    7. Lortab
    8. Benadryl
    9. Percocet
    10.Lexapro or Zoloft or Paxil, etc (any SSRI antidepressants)
    11. Insulins (log, lin, NPH, mix, Lantus)
    12. Metformin
    13. Propanolol
    14. Nitroglycerin
    15. Aspirin
    16. Acetamenophen
    17. basically any NSAIDS
    18. K dur
    19. Heparin/Lovenox
    20. Coumadin
    roser13 likes this.

Nursing Jobs in every specialty and state. Visit today and Create Job Alerts, Manage Your Resume, and Apply for Jobs.