A. IV Solutions (ppt): Provides rapid therapeutic effect, can lead to immediate serious reaction
B. IV and IV Push Medications: IV Push meds are injected directly into the IV port using a syringe, be sure to flush the IV line before and
after each med with 10mL of NS or per policy
1) Adverse Reactions: Happen quickly! Can occur immediately. Most severe is anaphylaxis which is marked by rapid onset of
progressive urticarial and respiratory distress. Most common anaphylaxis-causing medication in Penicillin
2) Nursing Responsibilities
C. Nursing Responsibilities (ppt): Must know, medication indications & proper dosage,...