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. Crushing pills on long term care facilities
    by newgrad1988 Feb 19
    6
    pinkiepieRN
  2. Fentanyl I.V. drip??
    by zombieeegirl Jan 25
    3
    ChipNurse
  3. Wipe the iv port even with antibiotics?
    by Nurse-84 Jun 15, '13
    15
    AW-EMTP
  4. Who is responsible in this situation?
    by Amanda026 Feb 3
    21
    BlueLightRN
  5. Holding Antihypertiensives
    by jamiejohnson2007 Dec 22, '13
    30
    ParisAntonel
  6. Allergies and running codes
    by usetimewisely Feb 3
    13
    wooh
  7. united state
    by narwater Jan 31
    6
    Esme12
  8. Terrible Medication error
    by rekea526 Apr 17, '13
    36
    anon456
  9. Nexium Capsule!
    by jordanSt-john lvn Sep 16, '13
    9
    n.braham
  10. Chemical restraint and lazy nurses
    • Closed
    by Veronica.c Jan 26
    59
    traumaRUs
  11. what to do if I did not see the order
    by lolita_666 Jan 26
    7
    LakeEmerald
  12. Transportation of presription- narcotic
    Poll by kaitte Feb 7, '13
    13
    OCNRN63
  13. DON ordering nurses to administer meds contrary to MD's order
    by Myra Gail Jan 24
    6
    Esme12
  14. Heparin Nomogram
    by Emily24 Jan 14
    2
    ICULINDA
  15. UPDATE to Transportation of Mediction- Narcotics
    Poll by kaitte Jan 25
  16. acetaminophen..why?
    by seks Jan 19
    13
    mmc51264
  17. K-DUR
    • Closed
    by qwertyf Jan 23
    2
    Esme12
  18. oxy er and ir
    by Denise in PA Jan 15
    6
    KelRN215
  19. morphine drip for "comfort"
    by melisgood Jan 1
    19
    KelRN215
  20. Medication Error Articles
    by avr82793 Jan 17
    1
    NRSKarenRN
  21. Heparin Drip!
    by LongislandLPN Jan 14
    4
    amoLucia
  22. How to check g tube placement if no residual
    by ajl009 Jan 5
    4
    casi
  23. Would you hold Lantus?
    by nikki74 Jan 9
    8
    anon456
  24. IM injection question
    by Beaglelvr Jan 9
    1
    sallyrnrrt
  25. Expired Children's Tylenol!
    by smiler2010 Jan 8
    1
    JustBeachyNurse
  26. Continuous Feeding and walking.
    by 8milani8 Jan 4
    7
    anon456
  27. PRN orders
    by alb402 Jan 7
    5
    Esme12
  28. Untold medical error confessions
    by moskito1977 Jan 3
    4
    dudette10
  29. Every hour IV medication
    by sistrmoon Jan 1
    12
    sistrmoon
  30. Ethical question:
    by Bessdis1 Jan 3
    4
    KelRN215
  31. A question about medication dosages
    by Littlepeanurse Jan 4
    6
    KelRN215
  32. Expired narcotics question
    by Ddestiny Dec 30, '13
    5
    jrwest
  33. Mistake with a drip
    by LookForward Dec 28, '13
    1
    PurpleLover
  34. Students, RNs and medication admin - Is this crossing boundaries?
    by Apples&Oranges Nov 8, '13
    23
    Kaltia
  35. Giving supps to npo, palliative, colostomy patients
    by ontariorpn1986 Dec 21, '13
    4
    LPN_FTW
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