Nursing and Patient Medications

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. Sweeping med errors under the rug
    by dawnall Aug 20
    14
    iluvivt
  2. Enoxaprin and bruises
    by brownbook Aug 25
    5
    TheCommuter
  3. Priming potassium lines
    by Melanin Aug 23
    16
    GM2RN
  4. Trying to give a less painful IM gluteal injection
    by NurseBoy1983 Jul 12
    16
    RestlessHeart
  5. med errors
    by nurse16love Aug 9
    10
    AceOfHearts<3
  6. Terrible Medication error
    by rekea526 Apr 17, '13
    55
    litbitblack
  7. Caldolor IV
    by xxnicexRNxx Aug 11
    1
    Rose_Queen
  8. Anyone who says she doesn't is lying
    Article by BonnieSc Aug 13, '15
    120
    BeenThere2012
  9. destroying meds
    by Emmienme Jul 18
    4
    BeenThere2012
  10. Narcotic Count Sheet
    7
    BeenThere2012
  11. PRN vs routine pain meds
    by Cdnbscn Aug 4
    10
    BeenThere2012
  12. Benadryl use with Dilaudid.. just curious!
    by mandaaRN Dec 5, '11
    23
    Justin.Heshizer
  13. Multi-dose insulin vials
    by jen04nurse Jun 20
    24
    Sunflowerinsc
  14. MAR error
    by paulsab Sep 23, '12
    29
    Garden,RN
  15. Help- IM injection question!
    by ORRN0808 Jul 26
    36
    joanna73
  16. Difficult PO Medication Administration
    by gpmedsec Jul 14
    3
    Glycerine82
  17. What are the top 5 medications YOU administer daily?
    by northmississippi Feb 24, '11
    214
    WKShadowRN
  18. What gauge needle for subq heparin do you use?
    Poll by evarunnr Jul 13
    16
    NurseKatie08
  19. Discovered a possible diversion of meds, now what?
    by msnurse123 Sep 20, '14
    33
    amypond1
  20. How do you saline-lock? / What is saline-locking?
    by 757RN Jul 17
    29
    klone
  21. EpiPens....who knew?
    by roser13 Jun 30
    99
    grammy1
  22. Tardive Dyskinesia Screening
    by shlay51 Jul 20
  23. Teaching the Developmentally Disabled to self-administer Insulin
    by sherbearccrn Jul 4
    10
    vintagemother
  24. Mixing Cefuroxime and Metronidazole
    by preshee92 Jul 15
    3
    heron
  25. Starting an IV with Lidocaine or Not?
    by hayest May 7, '15
    50
    Athanasia
  26. sc morphine
    by studentaro Jul 7
    8
    iluvivt
  27. Holding "Ordered Meds"..... What are the rules?
    by jk2185 Jun 27
    31
    ixchel
  28. How do you draw up small amounts of medications for Picc lines?
    by Hockeynursing Jun 22
    34
    iluvivt
  29. Can RNs in CA give Propofol??
    by RNlmbhb Jun 23
    25
    BeenThere2012
  30. Help me understand an Ampule
    by Femine91 Jun 28
    30
    marienm
  31. Taking home empty vials
    by johndough Jul 3
    22
  32. Medication Scanner
    by imapsychrn Jul 3
    2
    imapsychrn
  33. Med error advice
    by JessicaLPN1 Jul 3
    3
    rpsychnurse
  34. Bad day giving vaccines
    by barlas Jun 22
    10
    stephatron289
  35. IV confusion-
    by Sanl3RN Jun 28
    3
    Sanl3RN

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