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MedMaster Show (Nursing Podcast: Pharmacology and Medications for Nurses and Nursing Students) by NURSING.com (NRSNG)

The most important medications for nurses and nursing students to know. In an easy to understand and remember format. Listen anywhere!

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Metoclopramide (Reglan) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

The post Metoclopramide (Reglan) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations appeared first on NURSING.com.

23 Feb 2017

Rank #1

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Digoxin (Lanoxin)

The post Digoxin (Lanoxin) appeared first on NURSING.com.

3mins

5 Mar 2016

Rank #2

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Acyclovir (Zovirax) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

The post Acyclovir (Zovirax) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations appeared first on NURSING.com.

9 Aug 2017

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Clopidogrel (Plavix )

The post Clopidogrel (Plavix ) appeared first on NURSING.com.

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25 Feb 2016

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Amiodarone (Cordarone) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

The post Amiodarone (Cordarone) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations appeared first on NURSING.com.

21 Aug 2017

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Gabapentine (Neurontin)

The post Gabapentine (Neurontin) appeared first on NURSING.com.

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13 May 2016

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BUN (Blood Urea Nitrogen) What is it? What does it mean?

What exactly is BUN?  Why should you be calling it B.U.N and not bun (like a hot dog bun)?  This video covers the basics of BUN, how it is formed, why it is measured, and why we even care. The post BUN (Blood Urea Nitrogen) What is it? What does it mean? appeared first on NURSING.com.

11mins

4 Mar 2015

Rank #7

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Carafate (Sucralfate)

Carafate is a wonderful medication for patients with gastric ulcers. This podcast covers some of the important education you should provide for your patients. Visit medoftheday.com for our new book 140 Must Know Meds The post Carafate (Sucralfate) appeared first on NURSING.com.

5mins

26 Nov 2014

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Ketorolac: Toradol (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents, nonopioid analgesics)

Generic Name ketorolac Trade Name Toradol Indication pain Action pain relief due to prostaglandin inhibition by blocking of the enzyme cyclooxygenase (COX) Therapeutic Class nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents, nonopioid analgesics Pharmacologic Class pyrroziline carboxylic acid Nursing Considerations may cause GI bleeding, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, anaphylaxis, drowsiness should not exceed 5 days of therapy bleeding risk increased with […] The post Ketorolac: Toradol (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents, nonopioid analgesics) appeared first on NURSING.com.

3mins

27 Jun 2016

Rank #9

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Hydrochlorothiazide – Diuretic use in hospitals and ICUs

Diuretcs are important medications that will be given very often in your nursing career for a variety of illnesses.  Check out our book “140 Must Know Meds” medoftheday.com The post Hydrochlorothiazide – Diuretic use in hospitals and ICUs appeared first on NURSING.com.

5mins

18 Dec 2014

Rank #10

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Alteplase (t-PA) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

The post Alteplase (t-PA) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations appeared first on NURSING.com.

18 Aug 2017

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Warfarin (Coumadin) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

The post Warfarin (Coumadin) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations appeared first on NURSING.com.

1 Jun 2018

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Glucagon (GlucaGen)

The post Glucagon (GlucaGen) appeared first on NURSING.com.

5mins

16 Dec 2015

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Heparin: Hep-Lock (anticoagulant)

Generic Name heparin Trade Name Hep-Lock Indication Venous thromboembolism prophylaxis and treatment, low dose used to ensure patency of IV catheters Action increases the inhibitory effect of antithrombin on factor Xa Therapeutic Class anticoagulant Pharmacologic Class antithrombotic Nursing Considerations monitor for signs of bleeding monitor platelet count may cause hyperkalemia have patient report any signs […] The post Heparin: Hep-Lock (anticoagulant) appeared first on NURSING.com.

4mins

27 May 2016

Rank #14

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Dopamine (Intropin )

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3mins

11 Apr 2016

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Ferrous Sulfate: Feosol (antianemics)

The post Ferrous Sulfate: Feosol (antianemics) appeared first on NURSING.com.

4mins

2 May 2016

Rank #16

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Hydromorphone: Dilaudid (opioid Analgesic, allergy, cold and cough remedies, antitussive)

Generic Name hydromorphone Trade Name Dilaudid Indication moderate to severe pain Action alters the perception and reaction to pain by binding to opiate receptors in the CNS, also suppresses the cough reflex Therapeutic Class Opioid Analgesic, allergy, cold and cough remedies, antitussive Pharmacologic Class opioid agonist Nursing Considerations Assess BP, respirations, and pulse before and […] The post Hydromorphone: Dilaudid (opioid Analgesic, allergy, cold and cough remedies, antitussive) appeared first on NURSING.com.

3mins

6 Jun 2016

Rank #17

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Chest Tube Nursing Care | Video

Sorry it’s been so long since my last podcast!  We have been working away here at NURSING.com on some great new products for you! Anyway, this video cover nursing care for the patient with a chest tube.  These can be scary and complex patient the first time but if you keep in mind a few […] The post Chest Tube Nursing Care | Video appeared first on NURSING.com.

13mins

13 Mar 2015

Rank #18

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Hydrochlorothiazide: HydroDiuril (antihypertensives, diuretics)

Generic Name hydrochlorothiazide Trade Name HydroDiuril Indication Hypertension, CHF, renal dysfunction, cirrhosis, glucocorticoid therapy Action Increases sodium and water excretion and produces arterial vasodilation Therapeutic Class antihypertensives, diuretics Pharmacologic Class thiazide diuretics Nursing Considerations May cause dizziness, hypokalemia, hyponatremia, hypophosphatemia, hypomagnesemia, dehydration Hypokalemia can increase risk for digoxin toxicity Monitor blood pressure and intake and […] The post Hydrochlorothiazide: HydroDiuril (antihypertensives, diuretics) appeared first on NURSING.com.

3mins

1 Jun 2016

Rank #19

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Tylenol

Check out the new book “140 Must Know Meds” view it at medoftheday.com The post Tylenol appeared first on NURSING.com.

5mins

10 Dec 2014

Rank #20