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. Changing medication Forms
    by cfaith Mar 20, '13
    16
    SaoirseRN
  2. Heparin vs Integrilin
    by meglp17 Mar 25, '13
    1
    ckh23
  3. Cardiac drips?
    by sillylilly05 Mar 19, '13
    1
    JRDeeRN
  4. Suffering through a medication error
    by KC2010k Mar 22, '13
    1
    EmmaZ06
  5. IV Magnesium Sulfate in  office???
    by Anagray Mar 15, '13
    26
    jmll1765
  6. HCTZ vs chlorothiazide
    by amanda_k28 Mar 19, '13
    1
    Sadala
  7. a thank you to you all!
    by chrisrn24 Mar 18, '13
    7
    SchnoorRN
  8. NG aspirate pH 6 but on Omeprazole
    by Kaylesh Mar 15, '13
    1
    leslie :-D
  9. antihypertensive advice.
    by nextdoorguy Mar 13, '13
    9
    nextdoorguy
  10. Medical Marijuana
    by Cathy4836 Feb 21, '13
    5
    tewdles
  11. Dr order for an ice pack?
    by misslindsay Mar 12, '13
    6
    42pines
  12. saline flush ..Joint Commission
    by melgrek Jun 19, '11
    34
    Racer15
  13. Your thoughts on the safety of cutting "do not cut" tablets in half
    by Marshall1 Mar 10, '13
    5
    TerpGal02
  14. Do we have to give IV pain meds if patient requests when PO meds are ordered?
    by VegRN Nov 29, '12
    19
    morte
  15. Help with IV administration
    by Westm88 Feb 28, '13
    6
    KBICU
  16. Medications that require to check the Blood Pressure?
    by NursingBro Feb 26, '13
    3
    Racer15
  17. Blood Pressure Medications
    by Steve123 Feb 25, '13
    4
    nurse4sale
  18. Anticoagulant Therapy
    by Sadala Feb 24, '13
    1
    MunoRN
  19. Home Care: Meds and flushes via g-tube
    by nurse4sale Feb 23, '13
    10
    ckh23
  20. chemotherapy through a port?
    by Maremma Jan 29, '13
    7
    Sadala
  21. Intranasal Fentanyl
    by nkochrn Feb 12, '13
    15
    leslie :-D
  22. Continuous home infusion of Demerol?
    by FlorenceFrightengale Feb 13, '13
    3
  23. Would you give a drug someone else pulled from a pyxis?
    by squatmunkie_RN Feb 11, '13
    29
    Racer15
  24. Fluids to help a vomiting patient?
    by nurs1ng Feb 11, '13
    7
    IVRUS
  25. Nursing students and Med Errors
    by seledelg Jan 28, '13
    7
    AngelicDarkness
  26. Med error or not? Please advise
    by ljclauson Feb 9, '13
    8
    AngelicDarkness
  27. Multi Use Vials
    by soozabel Jan 31, '13
    11
    iluvivt
  28. Trying to get over a haunting first med error...
    by LVNgiraffegirl Jan 28, '13
    12
  29. Pain Medication addicts
    by rgvnurse85 Jan 31, '13
    21
    monkeybug
  30. IV infusions
    by jennz4real Jan 31, '13
    10
    iluvivt
  31. embarrassing situation
    by pa715 Feb 1, '13
    3
    GrnTea
  32. Orders to hold meds?
    by fsh1986 Jan 27, '13
    5
    eatmysoxRN
  33. Ultram! Help!
    by mandaaRN Jan 30, '13
    6
    rnlately
  34. How long will Xanax & Klonopin stay in system
    • Closed
    by lmb1248 Jan 30, '13
    2
    JustBeachyNurse
  35. Telephone order errors
    by kaylasmommy Jan 30, '13
    4
    eatmysoxRN
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