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 compatibility question
    by OreoCookie3 Feb 11, '12
    2
    OreoCookie3
  2. IV push and IPID
    by samiam4 Feb 24, '12
    5
    tnbutterfly
  3. 4 med errors in one shift... Feeling terrible
    by NurseLoveJoy88 Feb 22, '12
    26
    leslie :-D
  4. Question regarding insulin administration
    by mappers Jan 25, '12
    21
    Karen
  5. Reapply a Fentanyl Patch?
    by wifeandmomoftwo May 8, '11
    50
    Havin' A Party!
  6. Dilantin via PEG - stop TF??
    by littlegreenfrog Feb 2, '12
    13
    kids
  7. Viagra...Cialis...
    by Glenna, LPN Feb 21, '12
    2
    tnbutterfly
  8. IV ABX by pump...when can I change new bag??
    by xoNurseRNxo Feb 20, '12
    4
    xoNurseRNxo
  9. IV ABX by pump...when can I change new bag??
    by xoNurseRNxo Feb 20, '12
  10. Neuromuscular Blockade protocol
    by valj Feb 13, '12
    2
    valj
  11. IV Push Lasix
    by emilysmom,RN Feb 13, '12
    12
    akulahawk
  12. IV compatibility question?
    by OreoCookie3 Feb 11, '12
    10
    GrnTea
  13. Can someone explain IVs to me?!
    by peacelovepeds Feb 11, '12
    3
    Rose_Queen
  14. Gluc checks after drinking
    by myfave16 Feb 11, '12
    1
    sapphire18
  15. Is it safe to mix these two meds for IM injection?
    by up&comingPA Dec 5, '11
    3
    elprup
  16. Finding ml/hr med calc
    by CHovs Feb 6, '12
    1
  17. How to reconstitute amoxicillin?
    by Tazike Feb 25, '11
    12
    All4NursingRN
  18. Pushing 0.5 ml med into a central line
    by Neverbefore Jan 16, '12
    16
    scimajor
  19. D5W vs. D5 NS
    • Closed
    by LucyLu Apr 3, '07
    12
    sirI
  20. Question about compazine
    by DMANDE48 Jan 28, '12
    1
    brownbook
  21. Error-prone abbreviations, symbols and dose designations
    • Closed
    by adrienurse Jan 24, '07
    15
    Saiderap
  22. Best way to push 0.5 mL med into a central line?
    by Neverbefore Jan 16, '12
    32
    MunoRN
  23. Zofran
    • Closed
    by scoopyjosh Jun 18, '08
    18
    OCNRN63
  24. Describe how the unique approach to learning at McMaster will help your learning?
    by blue.streak Jan 12, '12
    1
    FallOutNurse
  25. Peripheral Line Not for ABT?
    by FutureRN_NP Jan 7, '12
    11
    NicuGal
  26. Can you piggyback critical meds like IV Potassium or Mag at your hospital?
    • Closed
    by Angie O'Plasty, RN Dec 1, '07
    33
    psu_213
  27. Rocephin Infusions..
    by nurse blondie93 Nov 14, '11
    1
    poopprincess
  28. Meditech eMAR faulty?
    by autumnowl Dec 9, '11
    1
    one03grad
  29. Ativan...ETOH History...7mg IV last night? Too much?
    • Closed
    by Jomo1994z71 Aug 7, '08
    34
    JennNJ83
  30. Rotation for transdermal medication patches
    • Closed
    by 2425baldy Apr 22, '08
    8
    carolmaccas66
  31. Driving  a vehicle while receiving IVIG infusion.
    by RN'd Dec 8, '11
    2
    kids
  32. timing of bp meds
    by NewbieKate Aug 12, '11
    3
    checker1981
  33. Appropriate age to stop using vastus in children
    by TheOracle Dec 7, '11
    1
    checker1981
  34. 9 rights of medications
    by Jonesskky RN Nov 22, '10
    7
    carolmaccas66
  35. 1%LIDO W epi1:1000 vs. 2% lido
    by LampsandCoffeeLPN Dec 7, '11
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