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. Fired for Pyxis discrepancy
    by Kristen75 Jul 20, '15
    30
    Kallie3006
  2. Pull Back on Syringe?
    by Apple-Core Feb 17
    3
    tech1000
  3. What are the top 5 medications YOU administer daily?
    by northmississippi Feb 24, '11
    222
    Buckeye.nurse
  4. Insulin error
    by rn1924 Jun 21
    33
    Glycerine82
  5. How do you keep from making med errors?
    by elmerj Jun 23
    8
    Meriwhen
  6. G-J tube residual
    by honeynurselpn Jun 16
    10
    Liza50
  7. Mistake on orientation..please help
    by MommyRN89 Jun 21
    36
    Qing
  8. Gloves required for ALL oral meds.
    by Leonardos Jun 2
    49
    Tenebrae
  9. Stressed, keep making mistakes!
    by Nicolepatrol95 Jun 9
    3
    hppygr8ful
  10. Medication instructions
    by marguerette123 Jun 2
    6
    Sour Lemon
  11. Pyxis undocumented waste
    by nicunursecourt Jun 2
    5
  12. Amiodarone
    by fibroblast May 19
    6
    MilliePieRN
  13. Is aspirin a blood thinner?
    by ChloeLissa Nov 15, '17
    32
    Crystal-Wings
  14. Heparin bolus administration
    by RDH-RN May 12, '14
    17
    RNMatt87
  15. RN role and Cannabis
    by ColdHandsWarmHeart Apr 15, '17
    3
    traumaRUs
  16. Dosage calculation problem help?
    by AlinaKD May 10
    2
    sallyrnrrt
  17. Zosyn over 4 hrs
    by OutlawNurse86 Jul 17, '10
    17
    chare
  18. UPDATE to Transportation of Mediction- Narcotics
    Poll by kaitte Jan 25, '14
    3
    ruby_jane
  19. I took a 25 mg of Seroquel the night before a drug test, will it show up as a something?
    • Closed
    by Pdjorgen Apr 27
    25
    traumaRUs
  20. Terrible Medication error
    by rekea526 Apr 17, '13
    59
    HannahMarine30
  21. Medical marijuana, role of the nurse, professional organization
    by hotflashion Aug 22, '13
    55
    JulsGirlBoss
  22. Infusion
    by ralemac Apr 12
    1
    meanmaryjean
  23. Ways to prevent this med error
    4
    1TiredOldNurse
  24. Too many errors :'(
    by LisbethRN Mar 12
    6
    ruby_jane
  25. Administer medication right or wrong
    by Lovenursing1116 Mar 14
    18
    KelRN215
  26. Calculation about dilution
    by Khoo Sereen Mar 20
    16
    Mavrick
  27. Narcotic infusion Calculation
    by flutist Mar 21
    2
    sallyrnrrt
  28. Med Order Clarification
    4
    JKL33
  29. Med error
    by Okmyturn Feb 12
    11
    Kratoswife
  30. Vancomycin IV solution changed color?
    by Sedpedsnurse Nov 12, '17
    4
    Chazzie_Made_It

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