Nursing and Patient Medications

Nursing and 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.

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  1. IV vesicants and pain management
    by mandaaRN Sep 13, '12
    2
    ~*Stargazer*~
  2. Med Rec sheet
    by lockheart678 Sep 8, '12
    2
    sapphire18
  3. Question about PPN/IVP meds.
    by Herman66 Sep 6, '12
    10
    happyinillinois
  4. heparin drip and ptt
    • Closed
    by sdwmb Oct 10, '09
    8
    watergirlb
  5. Ativan vs Xanax vs Valium?
    • Closed
    by jfpruitt May 6, '03
    17
    nursemike
  6. Allowing Pt's Parent to Take Meds Home
    by Juan-RN Aug 28, '12
    11
    maelstrom143
  7. Do I give the med or hold?
    by spectrabrite Aug 25, '12
    79
    morte
  8. Proper cleaning using alcohol wipes
    by KiyaRN Aug 25, '12
    10
    iluvivt
  9. Saline Flush Guidelines
    by blissfulnurse Aug 24, '12
    4
    iluvivt
  10. Narcotics administration
    by schoolmack Aug 25, '12
    81
    BrandonLPN
  11. Pain management
    by jennyrds07 Feb 20, '12
    7
    Sun0408
  12. Rationale for psych behavior sheet for Ranexa
    by horrorxgirl Aug 26, '12
    1
    mandihere
  13. antibiotic administration
    by tomjones200824 Jun 26, '12
    11
  14. How much time do you take to push opioids?
    by KaeliF Aug 23, '12
    9
    tamadrummer
  15. IVPB antibiotics and saline locks....
    by PinkNBlue Aug 23, '12
    29
    kitty13
  16. Just a couple questions....
    by CrunchyMama Aug 10, '12
    3
    nu rn
  17. What is the point of hanging a piggyback with NS?
    by Deetail Aug 24, '12
    3
    tnbutterfly
  18. Zoloft and viibryd
    by adamsmom2 Aug 24, '12
    1
    tnbutterfly
  19. WHY is everyone on D51/2NS with 20mEq of K+?
    by KaeliF Aug 24, '12
    2
    RNperdiem
  20. lovenox injections
    by iwanna Aug 13, '12
    11
    PediLove2147
  21. e-MAR headaches!!!!!
    by UnionRN2 Jun 20, '11
    16
    picurn10
  22. Intramuscular injection technique tips
    by dedicate Oct 4, '10
    11
    Akeos
  23. help! my piggyback won't run!
    by ktliz Jul 20, '12
    13
    jadelpn
  24. Lactulose and MOM?
    by BrazoriaLVN Aug 9, '12
    10
    eleectrosaurus
  25. ambien study for patients in a coma
    by bubblejet50 Aug 10, '12
    5
    forbidden2know
  26. Low dose antibiotic for chronic UTI?
    by Maremma Aug 7, '12
    3
    sauconyrunner
  27. Lantus (Insulin Glargine): Scratching The Surface
    Article by TheCommuter Jul 23, '12
    26
    tcvnurse
  28. Dispensing medications in LTC
    by Laurel78 Aug 6, '12
    2
    BrandonLPN
  29. Errors that you caught...
    by sabrina_RPN Sep 3, '10
    28
    BuckyBadgerRN
  30. Alcohol swabs and iv access ports
    by luellamae Jul 17, '12
    11
    picurn10
  31. Air in IV line
    by beatrice1 Jul 20, '12
    10
    picurn10
  32. Too much insulin, almost killed my pt
    by ohclem3nt Jul 30, '12
    2
    FlyingScot
  33. Using haldol
    by WildOne Jul 30, '12
    10
    sapphire18
  34. Be Vigilant About Acetaminophen (Tylenol) Toxicity
    Article by TheCommuter Jul 20, '12
    24
    kbrn2002
  35. IV Valium and precipitates...
    • Closed
    by WSU_Ally_RN Dec 7, '08
    12
    Nursetastic
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