Medication Hx

 

Index

 

Features

-  Full details of all meds

-  Inidcations of each

-  Dose, route, frequency

-  Side effects

-  Check for interactions of meds

-  Tripple whammy

-  Warfarin

-  NSAIDs & PUD..

 

Types

-  OTC (Over the counter)

-  Prescription

-  Alternative therapies

-  Herbal medicine, Chinese Medicine

-  Naturopathy, Homeopathy

-  Home remedies

 

Allergies &/or Reaction

-  Drug: generic name or class

-  Document type of reaction: rash, nausea, anaphylaxis..

-  May not necessarily dictate absolute contraindiction to use

-  Ie: vomiting w Morphine

-  Common types

-  Antibiotics: antibiotic reaction

-  Opiates

-  Contrast

-  NKDA (No Known Drug Allergies)

-  Also document other allergies: bees, nutts, eggs, elastoplast..

-  Make sure bracelet is on if admitted to hospital to alert of allergies