Nursing and Patient Medications

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. So confused about IVPB
    by AbigailJo Sep 23
    11
    MunoRN
  2. Banana bag krider
    by Moralesrn Sep 19
    1
    Accolay
  3. Gloves required for ALL oral meds.
    by Leonardos Jun 2
    53
    wingding
  4. I gave an IV medication that the patient is allergic to
    by 19rma Sep 4
    8
    mtmkjr
  5. Am I allowed to push the button?
    Poll by Kayceee Aug 20
    12
    ASUdevil
  6. Med carts with no drawers
    by Astral Walker Sep 15
    23
    morte
  7. Drug interactions?
    by 8Lovenursing8 Sep 4
    2
    tnbutterfly
  8. Anticholinergics/Antispasmodics (Detrol, Ditropan)
    by futurern118 Sep 3
  9. How many is too many? Medication errors
    by fangirl Dec 29, '15
    41
    twinkletoes53
  10. Pyxis undocumented waste
    by nicunursecourt Jun 2
    12
    rx3500
  11. Medicaton Transport
    by SpartanMurse Aug 9
    1
    sallyrnrrt
  12. Human Rabies Immunoglobulin (HRIG)
    by antoniodamato Jul 31
    6
    sallyrnrrt
  13. Vanco: give or wait for vanco trough?
    by rn.5245 Jun 14, '14
    25
    Ladypink-37
  14. Terrible Medication error
    by rekea526 Apr 17, '13
    60
    m1820.s
  15. Fired for Pyxis discrepancy
    by Kristen75 Jul 20, '15
    31
    elijahvegas
  16. Pull Back on Syringe?
    by Apple-Core Feb 17
    3
    tech1000
  17. What are the top 5 medications YOU administer daily?
    by northmississippi Feb 24, '11
    222
    Buckeye.nurse
  18. Insulin error
    by rn1924 Jun 21
    33
    Glycerine82
  19. How do you keep from making med errors?
    by elmerj Jun 23
    8
    Meriwhen
  20. G-J tube residual
    by honeynurselpn Jun 16
    10
    Liza50
  21. Mistake on orientation..please help
    by MommyRN89 Jun 21
    36
    Qing
  22. Stressed, keep making mistakes!
    by Nicolepatrol95 Jun 9
    3
    hppygr8ful
  23. Medication instructions
    by marguerette123 Jun 2
    6
    Sour Lemon
  24. Amiodarone
    by fibroblast May 19
    6
    MilliePieRN
  25. Is aspirin a blood thinner?
    by ChloeLissa Nov 15, '17
    32
    Crystal-Wings
  26. Heparin bolus administration
    by RDH-RN May 12, '14
    17
    RNMatt87
  27. RN role and Cannabis
    by ColdHandsWarmHeart Apr 15, '17
    3
    traumaRUs
  28. Dosage calculation problem help?
    by AlinaKD May 10
    2
    sallyrnrrt
  29. Zosyn over 4 hrs
    by OutlawNurse86 Jul 17, '10
    17
    chare
  30. UPDATE to Transportation of Mediction- Narcotics
    Poll by kaitte Jan 25, '14
    3
    ruby_jane

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