Nursing and Patient Medications - page 6

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. Help- IM injection question!
    by ORRN0808 Jul 26, '16
    36
    joanna73
  2. Difficult PO Medication Administration
    by gpmedsec Jul 14, '16
    3
    Glycerine82
  3. What gauge needle for subq heparin do you use?
    Poll by evarunnr Jul 13, '16
    16
    NurseKatie08
  4. Discovered a possible diversion of meds, now what?
    by msnurse123 Sep 20, '14
    33
    amypond1
  5. How do you saline-lock? / What is saline-locking?
    by 757RN Jul 17, '16
    29
    klone
  6. EpiPens....who knew?
    by roser13 Jun 30, '16
    99
    grammy1
  7. Teaching the Developmentally Disabled to self-administer Insulin
    by sherbearccrn Jul 4, '16
    10
    vintagemother
  8. Mixing Cefuroxime and Metronidazole
    by preshee92 Jul 15, '16
    3
    heron
  9. Starting an IV with Lidocaine or Not?
    by hayest May 7, '15
    50
    Athanasia
  10. sc morphine
    by studentaro Jul 7, '16
    8
    iluvivt
  11. How do you draw up small amounts of medications for Picc lines?
    by Hockeynursing Jun 22, '16
    34
    iluvivt
  12. Can RNs in CA give Propofol??
    by RNlmbhb Jun 23, '16
    25
    BeenThere2012
  13. Taking home empty vials
    by johndough Jul 3, '16
    22
  14. Medication Scanner
    by imapsychrn Jul 3, '16
    2
    imapsychrn
  15. Med error advice
    by JessicaLPN1 Jul 3, '16
    3
    rpsychnurse
  16. Bad day giving vaccines
    by barlas Jun 22, '16
    10
    stephatron289
  17. IV confusion-
    by Sanl3RN Jun 28, '16
    3
    Sanl3RN
  18. Nerve blocks
    by Janenewland Jun 17, '16
    4
    RainMom
  19. Best practice for unused med in amp
    by Amanda739 Jun 24, '16
    2
    Amanda739
  20. Medications Kept Off-Site?
    by Harley_Quinn Jun 23, '16
  21. Drug calculations
    by VascoMelissa Jun 15, '16
    6
    morte
  22. Nasonex use for trach patients?
    by smartnurse1982 May 26, '16
    3
    morte
  23. Heparin Flush vs. Saline Flush (PICC and CVC)
    by wonderwoman92 May 15, '16
    6
    babybums
  24. Sterile water to flush feeding tubes?
    by nursesky May 15, '16
    12
    Ellie G
  25. Peripheral Line Not for ABT?
    by FutureRN_NP Jan 7, '12
    12
    Ellie G
  26. Why we can't administer insulin near umbilicus?
    by Pink68 May 14, '16
    13
    LadyFree28
  27. dumb nbm question
    by GE90 May 9, '16
    12
    loz_trinity
  28. Confusion over the 3 checks
    by hazeyraine May 16, '16
    2
    quiltynurse56
  29. Insight on Dilaudid?
    by nayhru Apr 24, '16
    32
    jennifer_gail
  30. Dizziness and headache
    by aliwonga88 May 12, '16

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