Medications

 

Vaccinations

Vaccine

Medication History

Med Hx

Levels

Levels

Medication Abbreviations

Shorthand

Scripts

Scripts

 

List

ABC

Class

Class

   

Features

-  Before prescribing check pts Med Hx

-  Ensure allergies documented

-  Fill out Scripts

-  Generic names should be used when possible

-  Names in italics are brand names

 

The 5 Rights

-  Right patient

-  Right drug

-  Right timing

-  Right route

-  Right dose

 

Dose Conversions

-  1g = 1,000mg = 1,000,000mcg

-  0.001g = 1mg = 1,000mcg

-  0.000001g = 0.001mg = 1mcg

-  Multipliers

-  g to mg = x 1,000 (3 decimals right)

-  g to mcg = x 1,000,000 (6 decimals right)

-  mg to g = / 1,000 (3 decimals left)

-  mg to mcg = x 1,000 (3 decimals right)

-  mcg to g = / 1,000,000 (6 decimals left)

-  mcg to mg = / 1,000 (3 decimals left)