Nursing and Patient Medications - Page 4

Nursing and Patient Medications - page 4

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.

  1. Sterile water to flush feeding tubes?
    by nursesky May 15
    12
    Ellie G
  2. Peripheral Line Not for ABT?
    by FutureRN_NP Jan 7, '12
    12
    Ellie G
  3. Why we can't administer insulin near umbilicus?
    by Pink68 May 14
    13
    LadyFree28
  4. dumb nbm question
    by GE90 May 9
    12
    loz_trinity
  5. Confusion over the 3 checks
    by hazeyraine May 16
    2
    quiltynurse56
  6. Insight on Dilaudid?
    by nayhru Apr 24
    32
    jennifer_gail
  7. Dizziness and headache
    by aliwonga88 May 12
  8. Best practices: Controlled substance handling
    by c3poshideout May 1
    25
    TheCommuter
  9. Tube Feedings and IV Fluid Administration Documentation for the EMR
    by steph2311 Feb 20, '10
    7
    GRAB1
  10. Fentanyl Patch 25mcg *Half* Patch...
    by CanadianRN16 Apr 25
    3
    Pepper The Cat
  11. Common medications that has parameters?and should watch out for
    by mariadoherty Jul 18, '11
    23
    hppygr8ful
  12. Contraindicated?
    by Danielle12684 Apr 20
    8
    Danielle12684
  13. Medication Error - 53 is this for me
    Poll by Mindfulone1 Feb 19, '15
    53
    Mindfulone1
  14. Is it okay to cut UNscored tablets?
    by kyegirl Apr 24, '12
    7
    MunoRN
  15. Do you aspirate before giving an IM deltoid injection?
    by seasalt1023 Nov 27, '10
    48
    IPuccino
  16. Med Error
    by xanderfan Apr 14
    6
    xanderfan
  17. New Nurse Multiple med errors
    by Doll Head Jan 16, '14
    29
    Ruby Vee
  18. how long are crushed meds good for?
    by ButterflyBreath Apr 6
    6
    BuckyBadgerRN
  19. Risk by organisation
    by Elfriede Apr 14
  20. Lantus vs other insulins
    by riverotter Apr 12
    25
    mmc51264
  21. Need Your Input Hospice and Home Health Nurses
    by AnnEvans Apr 13
  22. Yuck!  med error
    by Iheartnursing Apr 6
    2
    Iheartnursing
  23. Ok to piggyback IV potassium?
    by MeganC012 Apr 10
    16
    RNKPCE
  24. giving half a dose
    by coletanner Mar 24
    7
    RNdynamic
  25. is it okay to give all antibiotics at the same time?
    by Tiar Mar 29
    4
    Tiar
  26. pradaxa question
    by shaunamarslan Nov 17, '11
    19
    Tenebrae
  27. Baseline ptt and heparin drip
    by Ruth06 Mar 20
    5
    oncivrn
  28. What is the better antiemetic zofran or phenergan?
    by Infofreak411 Jun 24, '14
    25
    LovinItAll
  29. Blood pressure meds
    by fibroblast Mar 14
    8
    adamRn79
  30. What should you do with patient's medications when NPO
    by muwendo Mar 3
    5
    Here.I.Stand

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