Nursing and Patient Medications - page 2

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. Routine meds can they be given an hour early or late
    by Pamcorey Feb 23
    6
    Orion81RN
  2. Albuterol medication as a prn but mom wants to give as continues medication ,
    by marge70 Mar 7
    4
    caliotter3
  3. Reconstituting IM Geodon with 0.9% NaCl
    by PsychNurse111 Feb 13
    2
    iluvivt
  4. Vecuronium... IV push??
    6
    Wuzzie
  5. Sterile water to flush feeding tubes?
    by nursesky May 15, '16
    13
    LoriH357
  6. Question about change in Coumadin dose
    by Debhil50 Feb 3
    5
    Irish_Mist
  7. Diversion versus charting error
    by NeedamiracleADN Jan 31
    2
    JKL33
  8. Prns
    • Closed
    by Pamcorey Jan 27
    15
    AN Admin Team
  9. Has anyone made a medication error and *not* get fired for it?
    by pinkiepieRN Apr 18, '13
    97
    HannahMarine30
  10. Is it a medication error if...?
    by kbrowning Jan 20
    26
    JKL33
  11. Heparin administration
    by elmerj Jan 20
    2
    elmerj
  12. Pain medicine to drug addict?
    by MrBlueSky Nov 2, '16
    57
    Dragonnurse1
  13. Nitroglygerin
    by fibroblast Nov 24, '17
    6
    nursinghealth
  14. Stadol question
    by Munch Jan 5
    6
    Double Dunker
  15. Med Cart Protocol
    by kdrose Nov 21, '17
    1
    CoffeeRTC
  16. Nursing judgement in emergency situation without Dr.s order
    by Nocturnal123 Dec 28, '17
    5
    Daisy Joyce
  17. Giving meds together
    by mandaaRN Dec 21, '12
    19
    bclark297
  18. Scope of Practice
    by Jere2911 Dec 27, '17
    3
    Jere2911
  19. Critical timing
    by kiana16 Dec 20, '17
    2
    brownbook
  20. Trying to get over a haunting first med error...
    by LVNgiraffegirl Jan 28, '13
    13
    9lives
  21. Took out 2 vials of pain med gave the right dose but only scanned one
    by love lilacs Dec 2, '17
    2
    Accolay
  22. Who may witness medication waste
    by ERRNDubai Nov 19, '17
    7
    Accolay
  23. Medication Aide Inservice Ideas
    by robertsonrn Nov 30, '17
  24. Pet Peeve
    by SleeepyRN Mar 27, '14
    40
    Hygiene Queen
  25. Do you still perform skin testing prior to giving IV antibiotic?
    by plethoraldork Feb 24, '12
    31
    rkitty198
  26. Heparin drip
    by MommyRN89 Sep 2, '17
    2
    kataraang
  27. Medication accountability
    by jbmanson26 Nov 14, '17
    1
    BeckyESRN
  28. Iv medication
    by 2017 Nov 4, '17
    3
    MunoRN
  29. Anyone Who Says They Don't is Lying: Medication Error
    Article Video by BonnieSc Aug 13, '15
    121
    Dragonnurse1
  30. Heparin injection
    by Newmember23 Oct 11, '17
    1
    CardiacDork

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