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. Med error and Pyxis
    by Michnurse1 Nov 25
    10
    JKL33
  2. Dosage calculations !
    by Dalia13 Dec 5
  3. Medical marijuana, role of the nurse, professional organization
    by hotflashion Aug 22, '13
    57
    Argus333
  4. Am I allowed to push the button?
    Poll by Kayceee Aug 20
    12
    ASUdevil
  5. Several questions about piggybacks, Y siting, rates, and IV med admin
    by Dangaard Aug 17, '15
    8
    morgana_j
  6. What OTC meds or substances can cause vomiting in an elderly patient?
    by IdentityCC Nov 17
    7
    IdentityCC
  7. Pain meds
    by lkhrn Nov 12
    2
    MunoRN
  8. First med error
    by Jdimples Nov 1
    1
    brownbook
  9. Gave medications too early is this an error?
    by daniela095 Oct 15
    25
    mtmkjr
  10. Reporting med errors...
    by Time4dilaudidyet Jan 8, '12
    31
    ShadowNurse
  11. Maximum single dose IM injection
    Video by maco12 Oct 30
  12. Pain medicine to drug addict?
    by MrBlueSky Nov 2, '16
    59
    Dragonnurse1
  13. How to chart missed meds
    by Ng33 Oct 23
    3
    MunoRN
  14. Banana bag krider
    by Moralesrn Sep 19
    2
  15. Help I made a huge med error!!
    by Ccn2556 Sep 25
    9
    Ccn2556
  16. Med given too early?
    by ddrn97 Oct 14
    2
    NurseSince2014
  17. Heparin bolus administration
    by RDH-RN May 12, '14
    20
    jaderook01
  18. Stat dose followed by q12 confusion?
    by ddrn97 Oct 15
    1
    MunoRN
  19. Is it wrong to start infusion that will not finish till next shift?
    by Capp Oct 9
    43
    canoehead
  20. Can someone please explain INR & Coumadin therapy to me?
    Video by christvs Jan 22, '07
    31
    Apple-Core
  21. Insulin admin question
    by chainurse22 Oct 9
    3
    JKL33
  22. Vancomycin IV solution changed color?
    by Sedpedsnurse Nov 12, '17
    6
  23. G-J Tubes question
    by nurse9812 Oct 8
    1
    morte
  24. Insulin error
    by rn1924 Jun 21
    34
    marable
  25. New grads and chemotherapy
    by Kylie2012 Oct 6
    1
    adventure_rn
  26. Informal capability
    by norm2801 Oct 4
    1
    XB9S
  27. Wrong medication
    by Ataphorn Oct 3
    3
    JKL33
  28. follow up after PRN meds
    by Amberfire Sep 30
    3
    Possum_RN
  29. new CMA (Medication Aide) question
    by Amberfire Sep 30
    1
    Sour Lemon
  30. Vaccine med error
    by LactivistRN Sep 28
    3
    Jory

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