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. Legal ? re: med timing
    by NightOwlNurse Feb 10, '11
    3
    LPN_FTW
  2. IM and SC injections
    by divaRN* Nov 5, '10
    1
    LPN_FTW
  3. adderall? how safe to mix with a sleeping pill
    by mg08 Mar 10, '11
    1
    billyboblewis
  4. PHARMACY PROBLEMS?
    by pharmacistKAREN Mar 9, '11
    17
    nerdtonurse?
  5. lovenox injections: SC, but where?
    • Closed
    by lmz Mar 15, '06
    59
    TinyHineyRN
  6. Prescription needed for saline!?
    by Factory Ten Nov 16, '10
    1
    liveyourlife747
  7. PLEASE HELP! Diluent problems!
    by AshRNAthena Dec 30, '10
    2
    Jonathank
  8. Secondary IV med (piggyback)
    by flip/flop Feb 4, '11
    4
    OleMissRN
  9. Vasopressors and Insulin regulation
    by HURN Mar 2, '11
  10. What is this called?
    by Nursebabe2009 Feb 28, '11
    1
    annister
  11. Narcan use in septic shock?
    by annister Feb 24, '11
  12. Dantrolene IV
    by G in Scrubs Feb 15, '11
  13. Medications - Mental Health Disorders
    • Closed
    by VickyRN Dec 27, '06
    8
    Mashira
  14. Embarrassingly simple question that has me confused...
    by Genuine_Pure_Setae Dec 24, '10
    5
  15. Question on piggybacking med
    by lil one Jul 29, '10
    6
    MOJO_RN
  16. IOM:  Increase Vitamin D intake to 600 IU/Day; also increase Calcium  dosing
    by NRSKarenRN Dec 3, '10
  17. Lots o' insulin
    by ProBeeRN Nov 17, '10
    2
    mcknis
  18. Factor 8 and possible error?
    by biblepoet Nov 14, '10
    2
    biblepoet
  19. Cutting Nitro patches?
    by Ginger80 Nov 16, '10
    11
    wooh
  20. Med Errors
    • Closed
    by Angie O'Plasty, RN Nov 30, '04
    210
    catlvr
  21. Parkinsons and Haldol
    • Closed
    by Pd Advocate Oct 13, '10
    17
    traumaRUs
  22. Med Errors and Personal Stories
    by mag_e Nov 3, '10
  23. How Soon Should A Nurse Be Notified Of A Med Error?
    by CruisNrn Oct 25, '10
    2
    systoly
  24. Can Lovenox Injection Be Too Deep?
    by redraider1977 Jul 30, '10
    5
    AshNix
  25. Im confused when you inject air into the vials
    by Lululi Sep 26, '10
    5
    LouisVRN
  26. Rocephin + Decadron + Depomedrol
    by revrenhex Oct 19, '10
  27. zofran question
    • Closed
    by Nurse Lulu Feb 12, '08
    27
    nwrn2010
  28. Milk of Magnesia/ other Magnesium Salts increase serum Na?
    by Mikil Oct 14, '10
    1
    Asystole RN
  29. Insulin Pens
    by amaristrs Oct 12, '10
    3
    amaristrs
  30. Medications in Pregnancy or Lactation
    • Closed
    by VickyRN Dec 27, '06
    11
    ccrnmomnb
  31. Postpartum pain control, what to give?
    by ccrnmomnb Oct 12, '10
  32. Heparin - syringe to use?
    by pistolchick Sep 28, '10
    4
    grandmawrinkle
  33. Pain meds & VS
    by solneeshka Apr 16, '10
    7
    MissJulie
  34. Sub Q Fentanyl
    by nightchild8 Feb 26, '10
    2
    grandmawrinkle
  35. question about breathing tx's
    by cna2lpn80 Aug 30, '10
    4
    MissSpectacular
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