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. Changing route of admin
    by Nlink Mar 17, '12
    21
    mindlor
  2. My First Medication Error
    by miss_sabrina45` Jul 28, '10
    21
    PinkNBlue
  3. SubQ b12 injections
    by bieralynn Mar 9, '12
    3
    GrnTea
  4. Thoughts on "borrowing" meds
    by BaltimorenativeRN Feb 28, '12
    9
    GrnTea
  5. Gave medication without an order...
    • Closed
    by Winding_Creek Mar 17, '12
    3
    NRSKarenRN
  6. Question re wasting medication
    by MJB2010 Feb 24, '12
    10
  7. Felt so bad, haven't checked if the patient have an iv.
    by japz Feb 27, '12
    10
  8. med error?  idk...
    by peaches88 Feb 25, '12
    7
    Daisy_08
  9. IV compatibility question
    by OreoCookie3 Feb 11, '12
    2
    OreoCookie3
  10. IV push and IPID
    by samiam4 Feb 24, '12
    5
    tnbutterfly
  11. 4 med errors in one shift... Feeling terrible
    by NurseLoveJoy88 Feb 22, '12
    26
    leslie :-D
  12. Question regarding insulin administration
    by mappers Jan 25, '12
    21
    Karen
  13. Reapply a Fentanyl Patch?
    by wifeandmomoftwo May 8, '11
    50
    Havin' A Party!
  14. Dilantin via PEG - stop TF??
    by littlegreenfrog Feb 2, '12
    13
    kids
  15. Viagra...Cialis...
    by Glenna, LPN Feb 21, '12
    2
    tnbutterfly
  16. IV ABX by pump...when can I change new bag??
    by xoNurseRNxo Feb 20, '12
    4
    xoNurseRNxo
  17. IV ABX by pump...when can I change new bag??
    by xoNurseRNxo Feb 20, '12
  18. Neuromuscular Blockade protocol
    by valj Feb 13, '12
    2
    valj
  19. IV Push Lasix
    by emilysmom,RN Feb 13, '12
    12
    akulahawkRN
  20. IV compatibility question?
    by OreoCookie3 Feb 11, '12
    10
    GrnTea
  21. Can someone explain IVs to me?!
    by peacelovepeds Feb 11, '12
    3
    Rose_Queen
  22. Gluc checks after drinking
    by myfave16 Feb 11, '12
    1
    sapphire18
  23. Is it safe to mix these two meds for IM injection?
    by up&comingPA Dec 5, '11
    3
    elprup
  24. Finding ml/hr med calc
    by CHovs Feb 6, '12
    1
  25. How to reconstitute amoxicillin?
    by Tazike Feb 25, '11
    12
    All4NursingRN
  26. Pushing 0.5 ml med into a central line
    by Neverbefore Jan 16, '12
    16
    scimajor
  27. D5W vs. D5 NS
    • Closed
    by LucyLu Apr 3, '07
    12
    sirI
  28. Question about compazine
    by DMANDE48 Jan 28, '12
    1
    brownbook
  29. Error-prone abbreviations, symbols and dose designations
    • Closed
    by adrienurse Jan 24, '07
    15
    Saiderap
  30. Best way to push 0.5 mL med into a central line?
    by Neverbefore Jan 16, '12
    32
    MunoRN
  31. Zofran
    • Closed
    by scoopyjosh Jun 18, '08
    18
    OCNRN63
  32. Describe how the unique approach to learning at McMaster will help your learning?
    by blue.streak Jan 12, '12
    1
    FallOutNurse
  33. Peripheral Line Not for ABT?
    by FutureRN_NP Jan 7, '12
    11
    NicuGal
  34. Why does Levaquin cause hypotension?
    by Bumashes Jan 11, '12
    7
    Bumashes
  35. 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
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