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. I am suspended
    by LPNewbie Aug 18
    3
    LPNewbie
  2. Sliding scale insulin
    by bbqabq Aug 16
    3
    bbqabq
  3. Antiplatelets - what do I need to know?
    by The_Muffintime Aug 15
  4. Neuromuscular Blockade protocol
    by valj Feb 13, '12
    3
    AnnoyedNurse
  5. Tylenol for 10/10 pain?
    by notanumber May 13
    8
    Here.I.Stand
  6. PRN and HS ordered together
    by NHRNBombshell Aug 3
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  7. Dosage Calc!! I don't understand.
    by miss.martz Aug 12
    3
    Wuzzie
  8. Medication Errors
    by PurifiedNurse Aug 6
    3
    quiltynurse56
  9. What are the top 5 medications YOU administer daily?
    by northmississippi Feb 24, '11
    218
    Glycerine82
  10. Med Error
    by Tuna Lou Aug 9
    7
    AJJKRN
  11. Mattru school of nursing
    Poll by Aminata kamara Aug 9
    2
    Aminata kamara
  12. Nursing med question
    by Melissa92H Jun 12
    2
    Pharmacist2011
  13. Dosage Calculation
    by Tashat214 Jul 28
    6
    Tashat214
  14. Pyxis report question...being falsely accused!
    by Jasper676 Feb 19, '14
    41
    Renee N, RN
  15. Vistaril 25mg and Percocet 10/325mg , usual frequency MD's order them? Q 4 prn is okay?
    by mjake101 Jul 25
    6
    AJJKRN
  16. Pain Medication addicts
    by rgvnurse85 Jan 31, '13
    22
    teeroze201069
  17. Medical marijuana, role of the nurse, professional organization
    by hotflashion Aug 22, '13
    50
    Eloise Theisen
  18. Zosyn
    by IvyRN2017 Jul 9
    15
    kataraang
  19. Would you suggest a different drug brand to a patient?
    by MunoRN Jul 7
    20
    ClauICURN
  20. Low inr; normal ptt with pregnant woman
    • Closed
    by Hala feky Jul 7
    4
    Pixie.RN
  21. 4 hourly vs 4/24
    by wingcharm Oct 25, '11
    5
    MunoRN
  22. Nitrospray Questioning
    by notanumber Jun 27
    10
    Here.I.Stand
  23. Inhaler over dosing
    by richard.gomes972 Jun 19
  24. Med error
    by NurseD0816 Jun 13
    17
    chare
  25. Fail to scan narcotics- tramadol
    by aloha16 Jun 14
    4
    WereBadger
  26. RN rights and responsibilities
    by Isedno2 Jun 7
    5
    JKL33
  27. When Can I give more Tylenol
    by nurseyah Jun 4
    5
    MunoRN
  28. False positive drugBelsomra
    by Cassandra1981 Jun 2
    4
    traumaRUs
  29. NS with KCl 20mEq ordered; 0.5% Dextrose and .45NaCl with KCl 20mEq given
    by wrst May 22
    43
    offlabel
  30. D5W vs. D5 NS
    by LucyLu Apr 3, '07
    13
    mohammedEn

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