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. Giving labetalol with low heart rate
    by smash222 Mar 19
    6
    offlabel
  2. Taking expired OTC meds home from workplace
    by emtricks Feb 10
    8
  3. Controlled Drug Vials in Pyxis
    by filovirus Mar 12
    8
    Nalon1 RN/EMT-P
  4. Running cardizem drip?!
    by johndough Mar 15
    5
    kalycat
  5. Whatever happened to Anzemet?
    by NurseCard Mar 15
    2
    offlabel
  6. IV Push dilution methods... Is my method wrong?
    by Axmann Mar 11
    9
    wtbcrna
  7. Zofran IV
    • Closed
    by amegriff Mar 16
    2
    sirI
  8. Leaving Meds at the Bedside?
    by joanna73 Dec 13, '10
    55
    CapeCodMermaid
  9. Salmonella, pneumonia, pulmonary valve stenosis
    Moved by minsuga Mar 16
  10. 'High, hot and a helluva lot...
    by DiplomaNurseRN Mar 3
    4
    snowflower2016
  11. I am missing something obvious?
    by missmollie Mar 6
    26
    marie.rn2419
  12. Missing PCA key
    by Melanin Mar 4
    6
    emmafrancis
  13. Timing of PRN pain meds to scheduled meds
    by tsm007 Mar 3
    11
    tsm007
  14. Wasting non-narcotics?
    by emmafrancis Mar 11
    6
    Meriwhen
  15. IV Phenergan Infiltration
    by Pamber Mar 3
    2
    lrobinson5
  16. patient spitting out medication
    by RnMightyMouse Mar 4
    3
    KelRN215
  17. haldol & parkinsons
    by ALRLPN Mar 4
    3
    MunoRN
  18. New nurse- Metformin/ gliclazide when not eating.
    by Tammy90 Mar 1
  19. I messed up my ppd site
    by NurseLoveJoy88 May 24, '11
    8
    summerset719
  20. Got fired for a medication error
    by Sonyab Feb 20
    41
    DiplomaNurseRN
  21. Please Help, I'm new & made a huge med error, I'm devastated.
    by MasonDixieChic Jan 16, '16
    94
    DiplomaNurseRN
  22. Question regarding safe medical practice
    by LPN wny Feb 26
    6
    LPN wny
  23. med error - heparin drip
    by ktm89rn Feb 21
    2
    SunnyCCRN
  24. Did I imagine IV compatibility, or is it a real thing?
    by Capp Feb 9
    18
    WKShadowRN
  25. Fleet enema for a confused dementia patient
    by Sjade Feb 20
    6
    Sjade
  26. IM injection gone subcutaneous?
    by Psychrn6685 Feb 17
    32
    Psychrn6685
  27. Quite a few c/o sore arm post pneumo vaccine
    • Closed
    by newtress Sep 12, '11
    10
    mitteldorf
  28. Iv meds
    by Cherry#nurse Feb 16
    10
    Rose_Queen
  29. Policy and Procedures for Cycle Meds...
    by PierreB Feb 14
    14
    MunoRN
  30. IM injection
    by ajlangit Feb 10
    4
    TheCommuter

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