Nursing and Patient Medications - page 50

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. Phenergan - Contraindicated in Children Under Age 2
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    by VickyRN Dec 26, '06
  2. New Drugs
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    by VickyRN Dec 26, '06
  3. Drug News: Symlin for Adults with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
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    by VickyRN Dec 26, '06
  4. Erythropoiesis Stimulating Agents - Procrit, Epogen, and Aranesp
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    by Brian Dec 6, '06
  5. LifeScan One Touch Blood Glucose Test Strips -- Counterfeit Alert UPDATE
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    by Brian Dec 6, '06
  6. FDA Patient Safety videos for Healthcare professionals
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    by Brian Nov 3, '06
  7. FDA update on Vail Beds
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    by bargainhound Jun 24, '05
  8. FDA MedWatch: Reminyl (galantamine) precautions due to deaths re ported in clinical t
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    by Brian Apr 4, '05
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    Nurse Ratched
  9. U.S. Marshals seized lots of GlaxoSmithKline's Pax il CR (paroxetine hydrochloride)
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    by Brian Mar 8, '05
  10. FDA MedWatch: Phenergan (promethazine) contraindicated in children < 2 y.o due to fa
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    by Brian Feb 19, '05
  11. FDA MedWatch: saquinavir/ritonavir (ritonavir boosted saquinavir) drug interaction wi
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    by Brian Feb 9, '05
  12. FDA MedWatch: Consumer Alert to not use unapproved Home-Use Diagn ostic Kits Marketed
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    by Brian Feb 9, '05
  13. FDA MedWatch: ZyPREXA (olanzapine) and ZYRTEC (cetirizine HCI) medication errors due
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    by Brian Feb 9, '05
  14. FDA MedWatch - Class 1 recall of Becton Dickinson ProbeTec ET Urine Processsing Kit
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    by Brian Feb 1, '05
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    Ms.Hobbes
  15. FDA MedWatch - Recall of IV Flush Brand of Preloaded Syringes Containing Heparin or
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    by Brian Feb 1, '05
  16. FDA MedWatch-Viramune [nevirapine] Public Health Advisory issued with indications and
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    by Brian Jan 19, '05
  17. FDA MedWatch - Methylin CT [Methylphenidate HCl Chewable Tablets] recall due to exces
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    by Brian Jan 19, '05
  18. FDA MedWatch - Aranesp (darbepoetin alfa) - Warnings revised to include reports of i
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    by Brian Jan 14, '05
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    wmarat
  19. FDA MedWatch - November 2004 Safety Labeling Changes Posted
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    by Brian Jan 15, '05
  20. FDA MedWatch - Cordarone (amiodarone HCl) and new Medication Guide
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    by Brian Jan 10, '05
  21. Public Health Advisory: FDA Recommendations Concern ing the Use of NSAIDs
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    by Brian Dec 27, '04
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    Jedi
  22. Strattera (atomoxetine) warning about potential for severe liver injury
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    by Brian Dec 21, '04
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    apri0608
  23. FDA MedWatch - Remicade (infliximab) and severe hepatic reactions reported in postmar
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    by Brian Dec 22, '04
    1
    sharann
  24. Naproxen - FDA Statement on halting of NIH clinical trial
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    by Brian Dec 21, '04
  25. FDA Statement on risk of cardiovascular events in patients receiving Celebrex
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    by Brian Dec 21, '04
  26. FDA MedWatch - October 2004 Safety Labeling Changes Posted
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    by Brian Dec 17, '04
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    NRSKarenRN
  27. FDA MedWatch - Recall of CARDIAC Reader System due to falsely dec reased or false neg
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    by Brian Dec 14, '04
  28. FDA MedWatch - New warnings added to Bextra (valdecoxib) label
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    by Brian Dec 10, '04
  29. Class 1 Recall: Pulmonetic Systems LTV Series of Ventilators, Universal Cable Adaptor
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    by Brian Dec 10, '04
  30. Shortage of Lasix
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    by deespoohbear Feb 22, '02
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    bassbird

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