Nursing and Patient Medications

Nursing and 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. advise requested
    by janders2003 Dec 23
    11
    edmia
  2. Protonix beads for g- tube
    by sistrmoon Dec 13
    19
    KelRN215
  3. Feeling Discouraged- Heparin Drip
    by kerleigh722 Dec 23
    10
    Esme12
  4. Recently terminated
    by beausilk74 Dec 21
    42
    BuckyBadgerRN
  5. IV pushes
    by #NurseB Dec 10
    54
    dream'n
  6. Extravasation protocols
    by LPNfurever Dec 7
    3
    dream'n
  7. Secondary and piggyback
    by Birdy2 Dec 22
    4
    Birdy2
  8. Infusion Pump - I feel stupid!
    by skewlgurlRN Dec 15
    10
    jrost80RNBSN
  9. Starting a second IV piggyback
    by girlinred Dec 16
    5
    dah doh
  10. Transcription error
    by mak0076 Jun 12, '13
    12
    Gooselady
  11. lovenex
    by zeb2 Dec 13
    8
    Karou
  12. Long Acting Insulins
    by pink-e-g Dec 15
    11
    mmc51264
  13. Entire card of narcotics missing!
    by Rachel512 Nov 25
    23
    Rachel512
  14. patients on methadone plus PRN pain meds
    by sassyann85 Dec 3
    26
    catebsn25
  15. This is wrong, right?????
    by Graduatenurse14 Dec 13
    9
    KelRN215
  16. 2 insulins = 2 injections
    by Graduatenurse14 Dec 10
    10
    CopperEmerald
  17. giving meds late when it's not in pixis
    by Birdy2 Dec 11
    23
    psu_213
  18. correct dosage times for various meds
    by aplusnurse2008 Dec 5
    11
    KelRN215
  19. Tramadol
    by bethann27 Dec 11
    6
    bell1962
  20. question about wasting
    by Birdy2 Nov 28
    16
    dudette10
  21. Dig, Carvedilol, and the Sympathetic Nervous System
    by mooshgigila Dec 9
    2
    icuRNmaggie
  22. Drawing up Ativan
    by kool-aide, RN Dec 7
    4
    Esme12
  23. Zofran
    by Paramedic51 Nov 29
    48
    sslamster
  24. Drawing up medications using 2 different vials
    by betweenus64 Dec 7
    3
    sallyrnrrt
  25. What are the top 5 medications YOU administer daily?
    by northmississippi Feb 24, '11
    178
    kool-aide, RN
  26. Insulin Strategies in SNF
  27. aspiration before IM injections; are you SURE?
    by agingnursie Nov 14
    11
    agingnursie
  28. Can you solve this mcg to mg conversion?
    by Emergent Dec 3
    37
  29. Pushing flush too slow?
    by Birdy2 Nov 30
    27
    Birdy2
  30. Reporting med errors...
    by Time4dilaudidyet Jan 8, '12
    29
    Gamecock73
  31. number of doses/24 hours? help!
    by sassyann85 Nov 28
    10
    heron
  32. PCOS and Metformin
    by Dyoshirn Nov 29
    3
    Heathermaizey
  33. SubQ heparin low PLT
    by nurse2be13 Nov 30
    1
    nurse2be13
  34. solutions for dilution
    by carmen arroyo Nov 25
    2
    KelRN215
  35. Furosemide & KCl
    by OwlieO.O May 11
    12
    LilRedRN1973

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