Nursing and Patient Medications

Patient Medications is the place for Licensed Nurses to discuss patient medication administration, interactions, and specifics regarding dosing. It is NOT a place for medical advice nor will it replace your medication reference material or pharmacist input. General info about meds and hospital policy can be discussed.

  1. New grad-IV question
    by Tds5110 Jan 19
  2. Norco given to patient with codeine allergy
    by aligar89 Jan 15, '13
    10
    Meriwhen
  3. Blood in syringe after injection
    by Nurse199 Jan 14
    2
    Nurse199
  4. Terrible Medication error
    by rekea526 Apr 17, '13
    57
    Ruby Vee
  5. Will you give out a medication without the order yet?
    by rn4ever? Mar 21, '10
    67
    PaellaMagi
  6. Amiodarone
    by Newgrad665 Dec 19, '16
    5
    CCU BSN RN
  7. Diphenhydramine given IV bolus causing a dystonic reaction. Does anyone  Heard of this
    by Michaelmadow1 Dec 16, '16
    4
    TheCommuter
  8. IV Magnesium Sulfate in  office???
    by Anagray Mar 15, '13
    27
    cfausek
  9. New OB nurse with question about methergine and HTN crisis!
    by Cpdrn Dec 2, '16
    3
    SoldierNurse22
  10. How many is too many? Medication errors
    by fangirl Dec 29, '15
    40
    DON LTC
  11. Initial doses for po antibiotics
    by Diegot.92 Dec 12, '16
    7
    hppygr8ful
  12. Patient expires after you give pain medication
    by CoastMedRN Oct 3, '16
    19
    Glycerine82
  13. Wasting Morphine Medication Calculation Problem
    by dukegurl Jan 20, '13
    12
    Glycerine82
  14. oral sedation protocol
    by sartalefritz Nov 1, '16
    6
    Glycerine82
  15. Is Humalog also used as a corrective insulin (based on BS) at bedtime ALONG with Lantus?
    by Nurse2bnwbie Dec 2, '16
    8
    wolf9653
  16. Who's mistake?
    by Nurse4561 Nov 28, '16
    5
    poppycat
  17. Rocephin IM injection sites
    by Leighalle Dec 1, '16
    3
    TheCommuter
  18. Baclofen adverse effects on patient
    • Closed
    by Dr. Keitel Psy.D Nov 27, '16
    1
    dianah
  19. IV Tylenol
    • Closed
    by danggirl16 Nov 26, '16
    2
    sirI
  20. Banana bag and pump
    by Al3ksERN Nov 22, '16
    3
    CraigB-RN
  21. Oramorph and morphine syringe driver
    by corelli Nov 17, '16
    3
    marienm
  22. IVPB Potassium Double Check
    by applesxoranges Nov 18, '16
    4
    applesxoranges
  23. How to dilute meds for IVP?
    by xmilkncookiesx Nov 17, '16
    15
    Mavrick
  24. Pain medicine to drug addict?
    by MrBlueSky Nov 2, '16
    53
    aflahe00
  25. Wrong injection!
    by lotus_flower Mar 8, '16
    21
    ticurr9
  26. Help me understand an Ampule
    by Femine91 Jun 28, '16
    31
    ticurr9
  27. omg...fish oil!
    by beckster_01 Oct 24, '16
    17
    chocoholic999
  28. MIMS:"hydromorphone causes fatality"
    Poll by Joybryant Nov 3, '16
    15
    BeenThere2012
  29. Holding "Ordered Meds"..... What are the rules?
    by jk2185 Jun 27, '16
    32
    cyc0sys
  30. med question
    by medsquestion Nov 7, '16
    3
    medsquestion

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