drugs by area - page 2
Hi everyone... I'm just asking everyone to give me a hand. I am trying to group the most common used drugs by clinical area. The 6 areas i'm grouping are ortho, neuro, cardio/respiratory,... Read More
Jan 18, '03I work in Medical icu (pulmonary service). We see for pressors most often levophed and sometimes dopamine.
Other gtts: heparin, insulin, fentanyl, propofol, morphine, ativan, versed, new drug for sepsis called xigris, sandostatin for gi bleeds
other common: pepcid, nexium, kcl, heparin sq, insulin sq, albuterol & atrovent, OXYGEN for everybody almost
for intubation: usually etomidate and succyncholine (sp?)
In codes: epi, atropine, amiodorone, bicarb, ns, etc
Hope this helps!
Jan 18, '03Originally posted by RNLou