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. Am I allowed to push the button?
    Poll by Kayceee Aug 20
    12
    ASUdevil
  2. First med error
    by Jdimples Nov 1
    1
    brownbook
  3. Gave medications too early is this an error?
    by daniela095 Oct 15
    25
    mtmkjr
  4. Reporting med errors...
    by Time4dilaudidyet Jan 8, '12
    31
    ShadowNurse
  5. Maximum single dose IM injection
    Video by maco12 Oct 30
  6. Pain medicine to drug addict?
    by MrBlueSky Nov 2, '16
    59
    Dragonnurse1
  7. How to chart missed meds
    by Ng33 Oct 23
    3
    MunoRN
  8. Banana bag krider
    by Moralesrn Sep 19
    2
  9. Help I made a huge med error!!
    by Ccn2556 Sep 25
    9
    Ccn2556
  10. Med given too early?
    by ddrn97 Oct 14
    2
    NurseSince2014
  11. Heparin bolus administration
    by RDH-RN May 12, '14
    20
    jaderook01
  12. Stat dose followed by q12 confusion?
    by ddrn97 Oct 15
    1
    MunoRN
  13. Is it wrong to start infusion that will not finish till next shift?
    by Capp Oct 9
    43
    canoehead
  14. Can someone please explain INR & Coumadin therapy to me?
    Video by christvs Jan 22, '07
    31
    Apple-Core
  15. Insulin admin question
    by chainurse22 Oct 9
    3
    JKL33
  16. Vancomycin IV solution changed color?
    by Sedpedsnurse Nov 12, '17
    6
  17. G-J Tubes question
    by nurse9812 Oct 8
    1
    morte
  18. Insulin error
    by rn1924 Jun 21
    34
    marable
  19. New grads and chemotherapy
    by Kylie2012 Oct 6
    1
    adventure_rn
  20. Informal capability
    by norm2801 Oct 4
    1
    XB9S
  21. Wrong medication
    by Ataphorn Oct 3
    3
    JKL33
  22. follow up after PRN meds
    by Amberfire Sep 30
    3
    Possum_RN
  23. new CMA (Medication Aide) question
    by Amberfire Sep 30
    1
    Sour Lemon
  24. Vaccine med error
    by LactivistRN Sep 28
    3
    Jory
  25. So confused about IVPB
    by AbigailJo Sep 23
    14
    smf0903
  26. Gloves required for ALL oral meds.
    by Leonardos Jun 2
    53
    wingding
  27. I gave an IV medication that the patient is allergic to
    by 19rma Sep 4
    8
    mtmkjr
  28. Med carts with no drawers
    by Astral Walker Sep 15
    23
    morte
  29. Drug interactions?
    by 8Lovenursing8 Sep 4
    2
    tnbutterfly
  30. Anticholinergics/Antispasmodics (Detrol, Ditropan)
    by futurern118 Sep 3

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