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. Inhaler over dosing
    by richard.gomes972 Jun 19
  2. Pyxis report question...being falsely accused!
    by Jasper676 Feb 19, '14
    39
    Renee N, RN
  3. Med error
    by NurseD0816 Jun 13
    17
    chare
  4. Fail to scan narcotics- tramadol
    by aloha16 Jun 14
    4
    WereBadger
  5. Nursing med question
    by Melissa92H Jun 12
    1
    MunoRN
  6. RN rights and responsibilities
    by Isedno2 Jun 7
    5
    JKL33
  7. When Can I give more Tylenol
    by nurseyah Jun 4
    5
    MunoRN
  8. False positive drugBelsomra
    by Cassandra1981 Jun 2
    4
    traumaRUs
  9. NS with KCl 20mEq ordered; 0.5% Dextrose and .45NaCl with KCl 20mEq given
    by wrst May 22
    43
    offlabel
  10. D5W vs. D5 NS
    by LucyLu Apr 3, '07
    13
    mohammedEn
  11. Pain medicine to drug addict?
    by MrBlueSky Nov 2, '16
    54
    Munch
  12. Mixing Antibiotics in home PICC line infusion
    • Closed
    by Leanne0716 May 31
    2
    sirI
  13. Tylenol for 10/10 pain?
    by notanumber May 13
    6
    notanumber
  14. Narcotics, benzo, phenergan etc...
    by empatheticRN May 12
    8
    SobreRN
  15. Drug Discrepency
    by darlingmad1 May 17
    7
    Orca
  16. Medication error
    by Jsebastian0114 May 12
    13
    amoLucia
  17. Medications NOT being scanned?!?!?
    by scmelendez1 May 10
    9
    Daisy4RN
  18. Med dosing
    by butleram May 8
    5
    KelRN215
  19. how would you write the frequency for this person
    by jaa631 May 13
    1
    KelRN215
  20. Rocephin issue need help
    by Esmy805 May 16
    3
    Wuzzie
  21. Medication Error(s) & Termination
    by amalay May 14
    1
    RiskManager
  22. Pill packets suck
    by Emergent May 8
    32
    Elfriede
  23. Antibiotic without the IV pump
    by vuphan86 May 5
    11
    Kooky Korky
  24. Pushing Dilaudid?
    by chacmool Nov 2, '09
    99
    karthal
  25. Tardive Dyskinesia Screening
    by shlay51 Jul 20, '16
    3
    cunninghamtarra
  26. Stupid mistake
    by Sarina_130 May 4
    3
    NurseLife88
  27. Parenteral Admin of promethazine (sry this posted twice)
    by dnn628 May 10
  28. Parenteral Admin of promethazine
    by dnn628 May 10
  29. IV Push med– do you always have to pull back for blood return?
    by missjune Apr 14
    75
    MunoRN
  30. Vitamins are a controlled substance?
    by Volley88 Apr 3
    20
    NurseSpeedy

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