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. Help with Insulin/syringe math!!!
    by Confusedd Oct 23, '12
    2
    tokebi
  2. Abandoning the 30 minute window for Medication Administration
    by NRSKarenRN Oct 31, '12
    1
    BrandonLPN
  3. Question about Novolog
    by nurs1ng Oct 25, '12
    4
    nurs1ng
  4. Vancomycin
    by Tristar Oct 26, '12
    3
    iluvivt
  5. How to draw med from ampules effectively
    by seks Oct 23, '12
    7
    iluvivt
  6. what are you going to do with this order?
    by hnwxmo Oct 23, '12
    9
    GeneralJinjur
  7. Aspirin for Preventing the Recurrence of Venous Thromboembolism
    by NRSKarenRN Oct 22, '12
  8. Rectal use of opiates???!!!
    by RNOTODAY Sep 3, '12
    19
    SNB1014
  9. End of the (Med) Error: or, How NOT To Bomb Your Survey
    Article by VivaLasViejas Oct 13, '12
    24
    dudette10
  10. stupid stupid stupid mistake. Advice on how to handle it?
    by KaeliF Oct 17, '12
    3
    KaeliF
  11. what classification of medication to use and why
    by joccz123 Oct 17, '12
    7
    itsnowornever
  12. Covering up Medication Patches
    by Turtle in scrubs Sep 3, '12
    15
    prinsessa
  13. Pradaxa
    by Jenni811 Jun 4, '11
    35
    tamadrummer
  14. Is their a maximum ml you can do IV push?  Whats the most ml you ever pushed?
    by nursing000 Oct 13, '12
    3
  15. Y-site versus Piggyback
    by cgreer1 Oct 9, '12
    11
    iluvivt
  16. Dropped pills
    by mandaaRN Oct 3, '12
    47
    PediLove2147
  17. insulin drip protocol for mixing/priming: how do you mix it?
    by TraumaJunkieRN May 28, '10
    25
    liv2009
  18. What is your policy on PCA pumps?
    by sunnyskies9 Oct 10, '12
    4
    Altra
  19. help, coumadin alternating dose
    by micstn Oct 4, '12
    7
    jadelpn
  20. NPO and meds
    • Closed
    by djsrn May 16, '05
    10
    canned_bread
  21. Help with IV Potassium administration
    • Closed
    by sediaz Jan 12, '09
    20
    PMFB-RN
  22. Comfort or death?
    by jslcsansom Oct 6, '12
    4
    MAISY, RN-ER
  23. mitomycin
    by olderthandirt51 Oct 5, '12
    1
    classicdame
  24. How to give IV Benadryl to PICC line
    by eleuter Oct 5, '12
    2
    Esme12
  25. Penicillin G IM injection?
    by anon456 Oct 4, '12
    3
    anon456
  26. Adjusting IV drip rate
    by mandaaRN Oct 4, '12
    4
    bagladyrn
  27. Pain management
    by mandaaRN Sep 29, '12
    12
    Sun0408
  28. Bumex Drip Medication Error
    by nurseclairebear Oct 2, '12
    4
    nurseclairebear
  29. Saline locks and intermittant infusion question
    by lemmyg Oct 1, '12
    4
    iluvivt
  30. IV Rocephin Question
    by kittkatsmom Oct 1, '12
    5
    iluvivt
  31. Sedation vacation for pt on paralytics
    by Karolyte May 23, '12
    12
    lysd
  32. order interpretation debate
    by Mollie Jean Sep 24, '12
    6
    PediLove2147
  33. New use for Visine???
    by TX.RN.Shannon Sep 23, '12
    6
    TX.RN.Shannon
  34. Question about Ativan
    by mandaaRN Sep 24, '12
    3
  35. Amiodarone in low heart rate
    by not.done.yet Sep 17, '12
    4
    not.done.yet
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