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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    by jrwest Sep 5
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    Tenebrae
  2. Heparin gtt for Oncology pts in ICU
    by GinaC12 Sep 23
    1
    tnbutterfly
  3. Clarification help?
    by blondebabe0625 Sep 21
    4
    JustBeachyNurse
  4. Terrible Medication error
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    38
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  5. IM injection ?
    by nursejen86 Sep 20
    4
    mariebailey
  6. Meds left in IV line
    by Perrythedog Sep 9
    3
    sslamster
  7. Intramuscular Refusal Policy
    by ChadJason Sep 15
  8. scared to death
    by shoeshine88 Sep 9
    4
    vintagemother
  9. quick questions re abx and
    by AJpcvRN Sep 12
    8
    ajrpcvrn
  10. narcotics
    by oharnp Sep 8
    5
    toomuchbaloney
  11. Help with IV regulating infusion flow rate by gravity drip
    by MThomas92 Sep 8
    7
    bagladyrn
  12. IV Infusion/ question
    by stervets Sep 5
    17
    imintrouble
  13. advice ..I'm freaking out
    by fms2004 Aug 31
    13
    TriciaJ
  14. Scenario - input, please!
    Poll by GoodNightNurse-LVN Aug 30
    13
    Karou
  15. IVF in an emergency situation
    by Doms09 Sep 2
    3
    Doms09
  16. Pyxis system
    by mbd74 Aug 31
    2
    SoldierNurse22
  17. IM medications
    by Gina0887 Aug 14
    3
    Medic2BSN13
  18. Warfarin (Coumadin) Toxicity: Be Careful
    Article FAQs by TheCommuter Jul 25, '12
    21
    Esme12
  19. what did i do wrong
    by df0001 Aug 14
    6
    chiandre
  20. medi calculation help here!
    by RNJin Aug 24
    3
    pmabraham
  21. what do you do with empty narcotic vials?
    by brownbook May 28, '10
    10
    BrnEyedGirl
  22. Morphine
    by parin Aug 17
    18
    Karou
  23. Narcan
    by hostess101 Jul 27
    14
    annie.rn
  24. Tylenol contraindication with GI bleed?
    by exp626 Aug 15
    4
    JustBeachyNurse
  25. Pain meds
    by ajw49886 Aug 10
    6
    cjcsoon2brn
  26. Rocephin IM and needle gauge
    by SurgyRN Jun 8
    2
    OCNRN63
  27. Fired for med error
    by KJAKE Jan 14
    34
    amzyRN
  28. Medical marijuana, role of the nurse, professional organization
    by hotflashion Aug 22, '13
    39
    FineAgain
  29. are filter needles necessary?
    by brownbook Jul 17, '10
    38
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  30. Chest Pain protocols
    by Lev <3 Aug 9
    10
    psu_213
  31. What rate should I infuse at?
    by ToBeContinued Aug 4
    13
    ToBeContinued
  32. passing meds for another unit
    by chsc Aug 7
    1
    Pepper The Cat
  33. Do you still perform skin testing prior to giving IV antibiotic?
    by plethoraldork Feb 24, '12
    27
    iluvivt
  34. Slamming in IVP meds and Running Incompatible Meds Together: Is it as bad as they say
    by RNdynamic Jul 10
    31
    Ruby Vee
  35. Lost Ephedrine
    by filam rose Aug 2
    1
    Esme12
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