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. Subcutaneous air and IV infiltration
    by 90orLess Jul 7, '12
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    Esme12
  2. Oxygen for the anxious patient
    by Caffeinated RN Jul 5, '12
    10
    That Guy
  3. Epi for all?
    by grownuprosie Apr 10, '12
    7
    canned_bread
  4. IV question
    by Animal3 Jun 29, '12
    14
    MunoRN
  5. Please Help - Need Advice re: Med Error
    by July17 Jun 16, '12
    5
    Dafabb
  6. Can nurses write page numbers for narcs on prescription labels
    by Mandiee Jul 4, '12
    3
    caliotter3
  7. THC causes cell death.  Very interesting
    by elprup Jun 29, '12
    8
    malamud69
  8. IV help
    by cherrysyrup RN Jun 28, '12
    8
    minnymi
  9. Poison Ivy - Cortizone Injection or Oral Steroid?
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    by colleen10 Jan 22, '02
    4
    JustBeachyNurse
  10. For this question on droppers I think its two types.. So can both of them be the ansr
    by Aongroup1990 Jun 29, '12
    4
    jmdRN
  11. Med order question -giving Roxanol to someone who is dying
    by Need2Care May 20, '12
    15
    DYLANB
  12. wonky Adenocard prescription
    by HeartNurse3 Jun 10, '12
    4
    Bec7074
  13. Options for allergy treatment with true allergy to antihistamines?
    by ceecel.dee Jun 15, '12
    1
    Christy1019
  14. Lasix and Hyponatremia
    by CyclicalEvents Jun 8, '12
    28
    GrnTea
  15. hydrochlorothiazide question
    by gonzo1 Jun 12, '12
    1
    classicdame
  16. oral glucose administration
    by sheilasue1 Jun 11, '12
    2
    Silverdragon102
  17. Administering oral glucose gel
    by sheilasue1 Jun 11, '12
  18. need help with a question concerning math?
    by Aongroup1990 Jun 9, '12
    6
    Esme12
  19. Clarification on Florida RN scope of practice r/t propofol, etomidate, succs, etc...
    by JJTRN Jun 10, '12
    1
    MunoRN
  20. Why cannot give IV medication via artery?
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    by suizzz Aug 8, '09
    37
    Backtoyou2011
  21. I need help with a dosage question on medicine please?Thanks
    by Aongroup1990 Jun 6, '12
    21
    Aongroup1990
  22. Splitting pills outside of nurse's scope of practice?
    Poll by thesundowner May 29, '12
    45
    Esme12
  23. How early is too early to give a PRN med?
    by luckynurse_1234 Feb 22, '12
    17
    Reese0608
  24. Single dose vial meds
    Poll by curtiv May 30, '12
    5
    canned_bread
  25. B12 injections,can you give it in the arm muscle?
    by Blackheartednurse Jul 6, '10
    30
    canned_bread
  26. How much pain medicine is too much?
    by jlwerley Jun 5, '12
    35
    canned_bread
  27. Starting new job on a surgical ward soon
    by studentnurse50 Jun 4, '12
  28. Least painful injection site
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    by kate_osb Dec 30, '04
    6
  29. Math review question
    by lillysa1919 Jun 3, '12
    6
    lillysa1919
  30. help please! morphine side effects!
    by missnurse2012 May 28, '12
    30
    maelstrom143
  31. Pain Meds
    by erin1821 May 29, '12
    18
    psu_213
  32. What is "stacking"?
    by whisperinrain Nov 24, '09
    12
    mwk80
  33. Missing Percocet
    by bebe8295 May 2, '12
    9
    NotFlo
  34. Time Frame for Med Administration
    by Unknown member May 24, '12
    31
  35. Medication/Pharmacy errors...
    by ObtundedRN Aug 5, '11
    25
    GitanoRN
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