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. Can IV Push Labetalol cause a seizure or crash response
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    by Leean Palmer BSN Jul 18, '13
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    JustBeachyNurse
  2. Major med error
    by mhospRN Jul 12, '13
    5
    Atmosphere
  3. Fleet enema
    by hospicern030363 Jun 23, '13
    9
    OKinOKC
  4. Medication Administration Question/Concern
    by kland Jul 9, '13
    1
    wyogypsy
  5. Worried about wound dressing spray (opsite)
    by josepito3 Jul 8, '13
    4
    josepito3
  6. What's the lowest potassium you would feel comfortable not supplementing?
    by blondy2061h May 28, '13
    16
    TerpGal02
  7. Potential medication error
    by Mjags5 Jul 5, '13
    3
    LTCnewbie45
  8. Hold Diltiazem if SBP <105 or HR <60. So should we hold if BP 91/60 and HR 105
    by BrandNewGrad Jul 5, '13
    13
    morte
  9. Zithromax IVPB question
    by Marie0304 Jan 21, '11
    8
    eatmysoxRN
  10. Patient asking for ativan hours in advance regularly, prn for anxiety.
    by EarthwormRN Jun 14, '13
    13
    iluvivt
  11. NAPS (Nurse Administered Propofol Sedation)
    by Student Mom to Three Jun 22, '13
    8
    Esme12
  12. Medications in syringes
    by Janca Jun 15, '13
    6
    eatmysoxRN
  13. I need your advice...
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    by Mshealthness Jun 15, '13
    6
    Esme12
  14. Transcription error
    by mak0076 Jun 12, '13
    9
    mak0076
  15. Biopsy scar and IV question
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    by dana86 Jun 11, '13
    2
    NRSKarenRN
  16. I accidentally took home a narcotic!
    by xtclass08 May 2, '13
    7
    SquishyRN
  17. Heparin with high INR
    by PediLove2147 May 22, '13
    12
    fermium
  18. Preparing IV antibiotics : Articles/Internet sites/ videos
    by thumperxx Jun 19, '12
    14
    ayla2004
  19. Correct way to give IM injections?
    by Black Jade Oct 27, '09
    20
  20. probably a very basic med question.....
    by onthemark May 16, '13
    25
    KelRN215
  21. iv piggyback
    by intelcore May 27, '13
    1
    akulahawkRN
  22. Help! At my wit's end with reconstituting a med
    by flyingchange May 16, '13
    25
    Barley
  23. Warfarin and lovenox ...trach bleeding
    by usRNs May 18, '13
    10
    thelema13
  24. Warfarin and lovenox
    by usRNs May 18, '13
    6
    evolvingrn
  25. Narcotic count
    by newrn776 May 16, '13
    13
    xoemmylouox
  26. which continuous infusion medication should be infused through central ine
    by hanadi Apr 29, '13
    5
    carolinapooh
  27. SUBUTEX
    by trclilone May 11, '13
    3
    Esme12
  28. IV gtt START rate
    by dbay May 9, '13
    2
    ChristineN
  29. IV Toradol and Snack?
    by Assailants Apr 28, '13
    4
    Daliadreamer
  30. Lovenox same day post-op?
    by nursefisch May 3, '13
    6
  31. PRN narcotics for patients who cant request it?
    by EMYrn2011 Apr 16, '13
    18
    leslie :-D
  32. Medication error while on probation
    by mammasews Apr 29, '13
    10
    morte
  33. Heparin SubQ administration?
    by Hellostudentnurssee Nov 7, '11
    28
    sassynerd
  34. Opiate Medications and Respect for Patient Needs
    by tikaani Apr 12, '13
    3
    BostonFNP
  35. Zosyn over 4 hrs
    by OutlawNurse86 Jul 17, '10
    14
    musicnursing
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