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. Heard of Ambien lowering b/p?
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    by Holly27 Jan 3, '07
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    surviveslu
  2. Protonix use
    by laughingtoe Jul 8, '11
    11
    ckh23
  3. Nitropaste for IV infiltration?
    by queenjulie Jun 30, '11
    1
    iluvivt
  4. Do you wait long enough
    by commonsense Jun 11, '11
    3
    solneeshka
  5. Dilaudid IV - white
    by independ3nt Apr 4, '11
    11
    OC_An Khe
  6. How much Ativan is save to combine with 3mg of lunesta?
    by Vespa Jun 7, '11
    2
    dissent
  7. Heparin Drip Compatibilty
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    by Advocate1 Dec 16, '07
    16
    mylkoa
  8. Gave experimental UK drugs
    by *Posh* May 20, '11
    8
    NurseVoldemort
  9. Amiodarone drip
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    by fadingyouth Jun 15, '02
    7
    surviveslu
  10. IV Answers
    by Nursebabe2009 Mar 24, '11
    7
    rnccf2007
  11. Demerol dosage
    by myk_RN Apr 4, '11
    2
    Badger4lfe262
  12. Dose ranges on prn med orders
    by seabiscuitRN Mar 27, '11
    4
    Havin' A Party!
  13. Legal ? re: med timing
    by NightOwlNurse Feb 10, '11
    3
    LPN_FTW
  14. IM and SC injections
    by divaRN* Nov 5, '10
    1
    LPN_FTW
  15. adderall? how safe to mix with a sleeping pill
    by mg08 Mar 10, '11
    1
    billyboblewis
  16. PHARMACY PROBLEMS?
    by pharmacistKAREN Mar 9, '11
    17
    nerdtonurse?
  17. lovenox injections: SC, but where?
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    by lmz Mar 15, '06
    59
    TinyHineyRN
  18. Prescription needed for saline!?
    by Factory Ten Nov 16, '10
    1
    liveyourlife747
  19. PLEASE HELP! Diluent problems!
    by AshRNAthena Dec 30, '10
    2
    Jonathank
  20. Secondary IV med (piggyback)
    by flip/flop Feb 4, '11
    4
    OleMissRN
  21. Vasopressors and Insulin regulation
    by HURN Mar 2, '11
  22. What is this called?
    by Nursebabe2009 Feb 28, '11
    1
    annister
  23. Narcan use in septic shock?
    by annister Feb 24, '11
  24. Dantrolene IV
    by G in Scrubs Feb 15, '11
  25. Medications - Mental Health Disorders
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    by VickyRN Dec 27, '06
    8
    Mashira
  26. Embarrassingly simple question that has me confused...
    by Genuine_Pure_Setae Dec 24, '10
    5
  27. Question on piggybacking med
    by lil one Jul 29, '10
    6
    MOJO_RN
  28. IOM:  Increase Vitamin D intake to 600 IU/Day; also increase Calcium  dosing
    by NRSKarenRN Dec 3, '10
  29. Lots o' insulin
    by ProBeeRN Nov 17, '10
    2
    mcknis
  30. Factor 8 and possible error?
    by biblepoet Nov 14, '10
    2
    biblepoet
  31. Cutting Nitro patches?
    by Ginger80 Nov 16, '10
    11
    wooh
  32. Med Errors
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    by Angie O'Plasty, RN Nov 30, '04
    210
    catlvr
  33. Parkinsons and Haldol
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    by Pd Advocate Oct 13, '10
    17
    traumaRUs
  34. Med Errors and Personal Stories
    by mag_e Nov 3, '10
  35. How Soon Should A Nurse Be Notified Of A Med Error?
    by CruisNrn Oct 25, '10
    2
    systoly
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