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. Acyclovir and NS
    by mspurple Nov 10, '12
    4
    Altra
  2. Very little witnessing going on with drug wastes on my floor!
    by Nurse ABC Oct 13, '12
    55
    tmattd78
  3. diluting IV push meds
    by peaceful nurse Aug 7, '11
    9
    ktliz
  4. Ordering antibiotics!?!
    by Bec7074 Nov 12, '12
    13
    maelstrom143
  5. Get Smart: Know When Antibiotics Work
    by NRSKarenRN Nov 13, '12
  6. Too much medications
    by FirstLadyRN Nov 9, '12
    5
    jadelpn
  7. Med error..advise please
    by ShaSha_RN Oct 25, '12
    6
    sleeplessinnyc
  8. Signing out medications for my manager.
    by toddandola23 Nov 2, '12
    28
    jadelpn
  9. medication question: adderall, wellbutrin, synthroid, and zoloft
    • Closed
    by lb0689 Nov 5, '12
    5
    eatmysoxRN
  10. Drug guide question
    by MilliePieRN Nov 3, '12
    7
    tewdles
  11. WFI was possibly used to prime a 3 way tap- Advice please!
    by Errin Oct 30, '12
    2
    tokebi
  12. Help with Insulin/syringe math!!!
    by Confusedd Oct 23, '12
    2
    tokebi
  13. Abandoning the 30 minute window for Medication Administration
    by NRSKarenRN Oct 31, '12
    1
    BrandonLPN
  14. Question about Novolog
    by nurs1ng Oct 25, '12
    4
    nurs1ng
  15. Vancomycin
    by Tristar Oct 26, '12
    3
    iluvivt
  16. How to draw med from ampules effectively
    by seks Oct 23, '12
    7
    iluvivt
  17. what are you going to do with this order?
    by hnwxmo Oct 23, '12
    9
    GeneralJinjur
  18. Aspirin for Preventing the Recurrence of Venous Thromboembolism
    by NRSKarenRN Oct 22, '12
  19. Rectal use of opiates???!!!
    by RNOTODAY Sep 3, '12
    19
    SNB1014
  20. End of the (Med) Error: or, How NOT To Bomb Your Survey
    Article by VivaLasViejas Oct 13, '12
    24
    dudette10
  21. stupid stupid stupid mistake. Advice on how to handle it?
    by KaeliF Oct 17, '12
    3
    KaeliF
  22. what classification of medication to use and why
    by joccz123 Oct 17, '12
    7
    itsnowornever
  23. Covering up Medication Patches
    by Turtle in scrubs Sep 3, '12
    15
    prinsessa
  24. Pradaxa
    by Jenni811 Jun 4, '11
    35
    tamadrummer
  25. Is their a maximum ml you can do IV push?  Whats the most ml you ever pushed?
    by nursing000 Oct 13, '12
    3
  26. Y-site versus Piggyback
    by cgreer1 Oct 9, '12
    11
    iluvivt
  27. Dropped pills
    by mandaaRN Oct 3, '12
    47
    PediLove2147
  28. insulin drip protocol for mixing/priming: how do you mix it?
    by TraumaJunkieRN May 28, '10
    25
    liv2009
  29. What is your policy on PCA pumps?
    by sunnyskies9 Oct 10, '12
    4
    Altra
  30. help, coumadin alternating dose
    by micstn Oct 4, '12
    7
    jadelpn
  31. NPO and meds
    • Closed
    by djsrn May 16, '05
    10
    canned_bread
  32. Help with IV Potassium administration
    • Closed
    by sediaz Jan 12, '09
    20
    PMFB-RN
  33. Comfort or death?
    by jslcsansom Oct 6, '12
    4
    MAISY, RN-ER
  34. mitomycin
    by olderthandirt51 Oct 5, '12
    1
    classicdame
  35. How to give IV Benadryl to PICC line
    by eleuter Oct 5, '12
    2
    Esme12
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