Methadone in NICU

  1. Has anyone out there have NICU patients being weaned off of narcotics with methadone? Have you ever heard?

    NICU Nurse in Training
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    Registered Nurse - Neonatal ICU


  3. by   BBnurse34
    We use morphine
  4. by   KRVRN
    We use morphine or paregoric.
  5. by   NiteNICUNurse
    We use Methadone for withdrawl, especially for our cardiac babies that have been on Morphine/Fentanyl drips for weeks
  6. by   semstr
    Yes, we use it here.