IV Valium and precipitates... - page 2
by WSU_Ally_RN | 28,325 Views | 12 Comments
So I am here at work attempting to give my pt IV Valium, but everytime I go to dilute it down so I have a workable amount to push, it precipitates! I have tried to dilute in NS and sterile water both, and they both cause a... Read More
- 0Jul 28, '12 by NursetasticQuote from tri-rnGreat, actually. It may take 3 of us to turn the patient and get it administered but once it is given it works great. Nice, long half life and even with the most severe withdrawals it is a great adjunct to Ativan.A rectal gel for folks in severe EtOH withdrawal? How's that working out?