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. Conflicting advice
    by Dka805 May 1, '12
  2. Is this SOP for hospital pharmacies? Convuluted story but ...
    by qaqueen Apr 24, '12
    2
    morte
  3. In need of reconstitution medication help. Vancomyacin,Pip Taz.
    by 24Learn Apr 25, '12
    8
    KelRN215
  4. Verbal orders vs written orders
    by kateb8 Apr 16, '12
    12
    rgroyer1RNBSN
  5. DIGOXIN - conflicting information!
    by demylenated Jul 11, '11
    4
  6. Lasix IVP IV rate vs PICC rate
    by mrmedical Feb 8, '12
    3
  7. help!! PT/INR and prioritizing!
    by pegan64 Feb 14, '12
    5
  8. less painful heparin injections?
    • Closed
    by MIA-RN Aug 8, '07
    22
  9. panic-attack reaction to compazine
    • Closed
    by scootermcnutt Jun 30, '01
    46
    rgroyer1RNBSN
  10. narc waste a little long
    by ohmeowzer Apr 23, '12
    27
    oncnurse1997
  11. IM Injections
    by lweatherby Apr 20, '12
    6
    tcvnurse
  12. Mannitol: IV bolus or as side drip?
    • Closed
    by tatara Oct 10, '09
    7
    Rinkishikika
  13. Running medications distal to pump
    by mushmash Apr 15, '12
    5
  14. Stat orders and the MAR
    by MPKH Apr 3, '12
    8
    Merlyn
  15. Have you ever seen this happen?
    by malenurse0711 Apr 12, '12
    7
    Meriwhen
  16. Medications in Backorder
    by Phar81 Apr 13, '12
    1
    Meriwhen
  17. Lortab prescription question
    • Closed
    by emptyboxcars Apr 9, '12
    3
    XB9S
  18. Medication administration
    Poll by Evette Walker Apr 2, '12
    7
    caliotter3
  19. types of antibiotic
    by deepurple Apr 1, '12
    4
    deepurple
  20. New Nurse at New Clinic
    by Jurica Apr 3, '12
  21. Heparin Drips
    by sd_nurse Mar 31, '12
    3
    Esme12
  22. lasix and kcl
    by RNurse24 Mar 18, '12
    2
    Vespertinas
  23. BP medication "food chain"
    by PeepnBiscuitsRN Mar 9, '12
    11
    Vespertinas
  24. Vitamin B12 SQ or IM
    by smiler2010 Mar 23, '12
    4
    tnbutterfly
  25. medication refills
    by countrygirl2013 Mar 24, '12
    1
    caliotter3
  26. insulin
    by newRN611 Mar 19, '12
    1
    PediLove2147
  27. Changing route of admin
    by Nlink Mar 17, '12
    21
    mindlor
  28. My First Medication Error
    by miss_sabrina45` Jul 28, '10
    21
    PinkNBlue
  29. SubQ b12 injections
    by bieralynn Mar 9, '12
    3
    GrnTea
  30. Thoughts on "borrowing" meds
    by BaltimorenativeRN Feb 28, '12
    9
    GrnTea
  31. Gave medication without an order...
    • Closed
    by Winding_Creek Mar 17, '12
    3
    NRSKarenRN
  32. Question re wasting medication
    by MJB2010 Feb 24, '12
    10
  33. Felt so bad, haven't checked if the patient have an iv.
    by japz Feb 27, '12
    10
  34. med error?  idk...
    by peaches88 Feb 25, '12
    7
    Daisy_08
  35. IV compatibility question
    by OreoCookie3 Feb 11, '12
    2
    OreoCookie3
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