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. IM injection gone subcutaneous?
    by Psychrn6685 Feb 17
    32
    Psychrn6685
  2. Quite a few c/o sore arm post pneumo vaccine
    • Closed
    by newtress Sep 12, '11
    10
    mitteldorf
  3. Taking expired OTC meds home from workplace
    by emtricks Feb 10
    5
    Elladora
  4. Iv meds
    by Cherry#nurse Feb 16
    10
    Rose_Queen
  5. Policy and Procedures for Cycle Meds...
    by PierreB Feb 14
    14
    MunoRN
  6. Did I imagine IV compatibility, or is it a real thing?
    by Capp Feb 9
    17
    NuGuyNurse2b
  7. IM injection
    by ajlangit Feb 10
    4
    TheCommuter
  8. vitamin k po 10mg ?
    by Dance moon Feb 10
    4
    TheCommuter
  9. How to stop beating yourself up after medication error?
    by charlimoon Feb 9
    3
    aflahe00
  10. Medication tech course
    by Vshaneka Feb 10
    1
    Vshaneka
  11. Tricks for finding landmarks- ventrogluteal IM injection
    by MissIt Apr 15, '10
    7
    CG1979
  12. Gave a med I shouldn't have given... worried about repercussions
    by tired_panda Feb 3
    50
    jenniferhopeRN
  13. Ordering controlled meds, then refusing prescription?
    by mystory Jan 18
    16
    MunoRN
  14. Stelara and Other Immunosuppressants
    by thenicelady Feb 1
    6
    TheCommuter
  15. Terrible Medication error
    by rekea526 Apr 17, '13
    58
    Orion81
  16. Stealing meds?
    by FLMaryRN Jan 28
    12
    chacha82
  17. Rounding Heparin drip?
    by csj50 Jan 29
    1
    csj50
  18. Patient Cheeking Meds!
    by Mamachels Jan 21
    5
    AliNajaCat
  19. Is Humalog also used as a corrective insulin (based on BS) at bedtime ALONG with Lantus?
    by Nurse2bnwbie Dec 2, '16
    9
    brillohead
  20. Blood in syringe after injection
    by Nurse199 Jan 14
    4
    meanmaryjean
  21. New grad-IV question
    by Tds5110 Jan 19
    1
    marienm
  22. Milk and Molasses Enema
    by medicrnohio Sep 8, '05
    41
    applesxoranges
  23. Santyl and Gentamicin ointment?
    by Jess3949 Jan 20
    3
    TheCommuter
  24. Why SAH or aneurysm need midodrine HCL?
    by kinmei Jan 14
    6
    TheCommuter
  25. Norco given to patient with codeine allergy
    by aligar89 Jan 15, '13
    10
    Meriwhen
  26. Will you give out a medication without the order yet?
    by rn4ever? Mar 21, '10
    67
    PaellaMagi
  27. Amiodarone
    by Newgrad665 Dec 19, '16
    5
    CCU BSN RN
  28. Diphenhydramine given IV bolus causing a dystonic reaction. Does anyone  Heard of this
    by Michaelmadow1 Dec 16, '16
    4
    TheCommuter
  29. IV Magnesium Sulfate in  office???
    by Anagray Mar 15, '13
    27
    cfausek
  30. New OB nurse with question about methergine and HTN crisis!
    by Cpdrn Dec 2, '16
    3
    SoldierNurse22

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