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. Amiodarone
    by fibroblast May 19
    4
    psu_213
  2. RN role and Cannabis
    by ColdHandsWarmHeart Apr 15, '17
    3
    traumaRUs
  3. Dosage calculation problem help?
    by AlinaKD May 10
    2
    sallyrnrrt
  4. Zosyn over 4 hrs
    by OutlawNurse86 Jul 17, '10
    17
    chare
  5. UPDATE to Transportation of Mediction- Narcotics
    Poll by kaitte Jan 25, '14
    3
    ruby_jane
  6. I took a 25 mg of Seroquel the night before a drug test, will it show up as a something?
    • Closed
    by Pdjorgen Apr 27
    25
    traumaRUs
  7. Terrible Medication error
    by rekea526 Apr 17, '13
    59
    HannahMarine30
  8. Medical marijuana, role of the nurse, professional organization
    by hotflashion Aug 22, '13
    55
    JulsGirlBoss
  9. Infusion
    by ralemac Apr 12
    1
    meanmaryjean
  10. Ways to prevent this med error
    4
    1TiredOldNurse
  11. Too many errors :'(
    by LisbethRN Mar 12
    6
    ruby_jane
  12. Heparin bolus administration
    by RDH-RN May 12, '14
    16
    nrsdrw
  13. Is aspirin a blood thinner?
    by ChloeLissa Nov 15, '17
    30
    AussieRN12
  14. Administer medication right or wrong
    by Lovenursing1116 Mar 14
    18
    KelRN215
  15. Calculation about dilution
    by Khoo Sereen Mar 20
    16
    Mavrick
  16. Narcotic infusion Calculation
    by flutist Mar 21
    2
    sallyrnrrt
  17. Med Order Clarification
    4
    JKL33
  18. Med error
    by Okmyturn Feb 12
    11
    Kratoswife
  19. Vancomycin IV solution changed color?
    by Sedpedsnurse Nov 12, '17
    4
    Chazzie_Made_It
  20. Routine meds can they be given an hour early or late
    by Pamcorey Feb 23
    6
    Orion81RN
  21. Albuterol medication as a prn but mom wants to give as continues medication ,
    by marge70 Mar 7
    4
    caliotter3
  22. Reconstituting IM Geodon with 0.9% NaCl
    by PsychNurse111 Feb 13
    2
    iluvivt
  23. Vecuronium... IV push??
    6
    Wuzzie
  24. Pull Back on Syringe?
    by Apple-Core Feb 17
    2
    Apple-Core
  25. Sterile water to flush feeding tubes?
    by nursesky May 15, '16
    13
    LoriH357
  26. Question about change in Coumadin dose
    by Debhil50 Feb 3
    5
    Irish_Mist
  27. Diversion versus charting error
    by NeedamiracleADN Jan 31
    2
    JKL33
  28. Prns
    • Closed
    by Pamcorey Jan 27
    15
    AN Admin Team
  29. Has anyone made a medication error and *not* get fired for it?
    by pinkiepieRN Apr 18, '13
    97
    HannahMarine30
  30. Is it a medication error if...?
    by kbrowning Jan 20
    26
    JKL33

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