Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses

Editor/Author Vallerand, April Hazard and Sanoski, Cynthia A.
Publication Year: 2021
Publisher: F.A.Davis Company

ISBN: 978-1-71-964005-3
Category: Health & Medicine - Nursing
Image Count: 2267
Book Status: Pending
Predicted Release Month: March 2021
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Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses, Seventeenth Edition delivers all the information you need to administer medications safely across the lifespan - well-organized monographs for hundreds of generic and thousands of trade-name drugs.

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Table of Contents

  • Evidence-Based Practice and Pharmacotherapeutics: Implications for Nurses
  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Medication Errors: Improving Practices and Patient Safety
  • Detecting and Managing Adverse Drug Reactions
  • Overview of Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Systems (REMS)
  • Special Dosing Considerations
  • The Cytochrome P450 System: What Is It and Why Should I Care?
  • Educating Patients About Safe Medication
  • CLASSIFICATIONS
  • • ANTI-ALZHEIMER’S AGENTS
  • • ANTIANEMICS
  • • ANTIANGINALS
  • • ANTIANXIETY AGENTS
  • • ANTIARRHYTHMICS
  • • ANTIASTHMATICS
  • • ANTICHOLINERGICS
  • • ANTICOAGULANTS
  • • ANTICONVULSANTS
  • • ANTIDEPRESSANTS
  • • ANTIDIABETICS
  • • ANTIDIARRHEALS
  • • ANTIEMETICS
  • • ANTIFUNGALS
  • • ANTIHISTAMINES
  • • ANTIHYPERTENSIVES
  • • ANTI-INFECTIVES
  • • ANTINEOPLASTICS
  • • ANTIPARKINSON AGENTS
  • • ANTIPLATELET AGENTS
  • • ANTIPSYCHOTICS
  • • ANTIPYRETICS
  • • ANTIRETROVIRALS
  • • ANTIRHEUMATICS
  • • ANTITUBERCULARS
  • • ANTIULCER AGENTS
  • • ANTIVIRALS
  • • BETABLOCKERS
  • • BONE RESORPTION INHIBITORS
  • • BRONCHODILATORS
  • • CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM STIMULANTS
  • • CORTICOSTEROIDS
  • • DIURETICS
  • • HORMONES
  • • IMMUNOSUPPRESSANTS
  • • LAXATIVES
  • • LIPID-LOWERING AGENTS
  • • MINERALS/ELECTROLYTES/pH MODIFIERS
  • • NATURAL/HERBAL PRODUCTS
  • • NONOPIOID ANALGESICS
  • • NONSTEROIDAL ANTI-INFLAMMATORY AGENTS
  • • OPIOID ANALGESICS
  • • SEDATIVE/HYPNOTICS
  • • SKELETAL MUSCLE RELAXANTS
  • • THROMBOLYTICS
  • • VACCINES/IMMUNIZING AGENTS
  • • VASCULAR HEADACHE SUPPRESSANTS
  • • VITAMINS
  • • WEIGHT CONTROL AGENTS
  • A
  • abacavir/dolutegravir/ lamivudine (ah-back-ah-veer/doe-loo-teg-ra-vir/la-mi-vyoo-deen) Triumeq
  • I abemaciclib (a-bem-a-sye-klib) Verzenio
  • abiraterone (a-bi-ra-te-rone) Yonsa, Zytiga
  • acetaminophen (oral, rectal) (a-seet-a-min-oh-fen)
  • acetylcysteine (a-se-teel-sis-teen) Acetadote, Cetylev
  • aclidinium/formoterol (a-kli-din-ee-um/for-moh-te-rol) Duaklir Genuair, Duaklir Pressair
  • acyclovir (ay-sye-kloe-veer) Sitavig, Zovirax
  • adalimumab (a-da-li-mu-mab)
  • adenosine (a-den-oh-seen)
  • ado-trastuzumab (ado tras-too-zoo-mab) Kadcyla
  • afatinib (a-fa-ti-nib) Gilotrif,*Giotrif
  • albuterol (al-byoo-ter-ole)
  • alclometasone
  • alectinib (al-ekti-nib) Alecensa, Alecensaro
  • alendronate (a-len-drone-ate) Binosto, Fosamax
  • alfuzosin (al-fyoo-zo-sin) UroXatral, Xatral
  • alirocumab (a-li-roe-kyoo-mab) Praluent
  • allopurinol (al-oh-pure-i-nole) Aloprim, Lopurin, Zyloprim
  • almotriptan (al-moe-trip-tan) Axert
  • alogliptin (al-oh-glip-tin) Nesina
  • alpelisib (al-pe-lisib) Piqray
  • ALPRAZolam (al-pray-zoe-lam) Xanax, Xanax XR
  • alteplase
  • amcinonide
  • amifostine (a-mi-fos-teen) Ethyol
  • amikacin
  • aMILoride
  • aminocaproic acid (a-mee-noe-ka-pro-ik a-sid) Amicar
  • AMINOGLYCOSIDES
  • amiodarone
  • amitriptyline
  • amLODIPine
  • amoxicillin (a-mox-i-sill-in) Amoxil, Trimox
  • amoxicillin/clavulanate
  • amphetamine mixtures
  • AMPHOTERICIN B (am-foe-ter-i-sin bee) amphotericin B deoxycholate Fungizone amphotericin B lipid complex Abelcet amphotericin B liposome AmBisome
  • ampicillin/sulbactam
  • anastrozole (a-nass-troe-zole)
  • ANGIOTENSIN-CONVERTING ENZYME (ACE) INHIBITORS
  • ANGIOTENSIN II RECEPTOR ANTAGONISTS
  • anidulafungin
  • ANTIFUNGALS (TOPICAL)
  • ANTIFUNGALS (VAGINAL)
  • apixaban (a-pix-a-ban) Eliquis
  • aprepitant (oral)
  • argatroban (ar-gat-tro-ban)
  • ARIPiprazole (a-ri-pip-ra-zole) Abilify, Ability Maintena, Aristada, Aristada Initio
  • asenapine (a-sen-a-peen) Saphris
  • aspirin (as-pir-in) Acuprin, Asaphen, Aspergum, AspirLow, Aspirtab, Bayer Aspirin, Bayer Timed-Release Arthritic Pain Formula, Easprin, Ecotrin, 8-Hour Bayer TimedRelease, Empirin, Entrophen, Halfprin, Healthprin, Lowprin, Norwich Aspirin, Novasen, Rivasa, Sloprin, St. Joseph Adult Chewable Aspirin, Therapy Bayer, Vazalore, ZORprin
  • aspirin
  • atenolol
  • atezolizumab
  • atomoxetine
  • atorvastatin
  • atovaquone
  • atropine† (at-ro-peen) Atro-Pen
  • avanafil (av-an-a-fil) Stendra
  • azaTHIOprine
  • azilsartan
  • azithromycin
  • aztreonam (az-tree-oh-nam) Azactam, Cayston
  • B
  • baclofen (bak-loe-fen)
  • baloxavir (ba-lox-a-veer) Xofluza
  • baricitinib (bar-i-sye-ti-nib) Olumiant
  • basiliximab (ba-sil-ix-i-mab) Simulect
  • becaplermin (be-kap-lerm-in) Regranex
  • beclomethasone
  • belatacept (be-lat-a-sept) Nulojix
  • belimumab (be-li-moo-mab) Benlysta
  • benazepril
  • benralizumab (ben-ra-liz-ue-mab)
  • benzathine penicillin G
  • benztropine
  • betamethasone
  • betrixaban (be-trix-a-ban) Bevyxxa
  • bevacizumab
  • bezlotoxumab (bez-loe-tox-ue-mab) Zinplava
  • bicalutamide (bye-ka-loot-a-mide) Casodex
  • bictegravir/emtricitabine/ tenofovir alafenamide
  • binimetinib (bin-i-me-ti-nib) Mektovi
  • bisacodyl (bis-a-koe-dill) Bisac-Evac, Bisacolax, Biscolax, Carter’s Little Pills, Codulax, Correctol, Dacodyl, Doxidan, Dulcolax, ExLax Ultra, Femilax, Fleet Laxative, Sof lax-Ex
  • bisoprolol (bis-oh-proe-lol) Zebeta
  • bivalirudin (bi-val-i-roo-din) Angiomax
  • bleomycin (blee-oh-mye-sin) Blenoxane
  • bortezomib (bor-tez-o-mib) Velcade
  • Ν brentuximab
  • brexanolone (brex-an-oh-lone) Zulresso
  • Β brexpiprazole
  • brigatinib (bri-ga-ti-nib) Alunbrig
  • brivaracetam
  • brodalumab (broe-dal-ue-mab) Siliq
  • budesonide
  • bumetanide
  • bupivacaine
  • buprenorphine
  • buPROPion (byoo-proe-pee-on) Aplenzin, Forfivo XL, Wellbutrin, Wellbutrin SR, Wellbutrin XL, Zyban
  • bupropion/naltrexone
  • busPIRone (byoo-spye-rone) BuSpar
  • busulfan (byoo-sul-fan) Busulfex, Myleran
  • butenafine
  • butoconazole
  • C
  • cabazitaxel (ka-ba-zi-tax-el) Jevtana
  • calcitriol
  • CALCIUM SALTS
  • canagliflozin
  • candesartan
  • cangrelor (kan-grel-or)
  • cannabidiol (kan-a-bidye-ol) Epidiolex
  • capecitabine
  • capsaicin (kap-say-sin) Capzasin-HP, Capzasin-P, DiabetAid Pain and Tingling Relief, Qutenza, Zostrix, Zostrix-HP
  • captopril
  • Ν carBAMazepine
  • carbidopa/levodopa
  • carbonyl iron
  • CARBOplatin
  • cariprazine (kar-ip-ra-zeen) Vraylar
  • carvedilol (kar-ve-di-lole) Coreg, Coreg CR
  • caspofungin (kas-po-fun-gin) Cancidas
  • cefaclor
  • cefadroxil
  • ceFAZolin
  • cefdinir
  • cefditoren
  • cefepime (seff-e-peem) Maxipime
  • cefixime
  • cefotaxime
  • cefoTEtan
  • cefOXitin
  • cefpodoxime
  • cefprozil
  • ceftaroline (sef-tar-oh-leen) Teflaro
  • cefTAZidime
  • ceftazidime/avibactam (sef-tay-zi-deem/tay-zoe-bak-tam) Avycaz
  • ceftolozane/tazobactam (sef-tol-o-zane/taz-oh-bak-tam) Zerbaxa
  • cefTRIAXone
  • cefuroxime
  • celecoxib (sel-e-kox-ib) CeleBREX
  • cephalexin
  • CEPHALOSPORINS—FIRST GENERATION
  • CEPHALOSPORINS—SECOND GENERATION
  • CEPHALOSPORINS—THIRD GENERATION
  • ceritinib (se-ri-ti-nib) Zykadia
  • certolizumab (ser-toe-liz-u-mab) Cimzia
  • cetirizine (se-ti-ra-zeen) Aller Relief, Reactine Rhinaris Relief, ZyrTEC
  • cetuximab (se-tux-i-mab) Erbitux
  • chlorothiazide
  • chlorthalidone (thiazide—like)
  • cholecalciferol
  • choline and magnesium salicylates
  • ciclesonide
  • ciclopirox
  • cilostazol (sil-os-tah-zol)
  • cimetidine
  • cinacalcet (sin-a-kal-set) Sensipar
  • CISplatin (sis-pla-tin) Platinol
  • citalopram (si-tal-oh-pram) CeleXA
  • clarithromycin (kla-rith-roe-mye-sin) Biaxin, Biaxin XL
  • clindamycin (klin-da-mye-sin) Cleocin, Cleocin T, Clinda-Derm, Clinda-T, Clindagel, Clindesse, Clindets, Dalacin C, Dalacin T, Evoclin
  • clobetasol
  • clocortolone
  • clonazePAM (kloe-na-ze-pam) KlonoPIN, Rivotril
  • cloNIDine (klon-i-deen)
  • Clopidogrel (kloh-pid-oh-grel) Plavix
  • clotrimazole
  • cloZAPine (kloe-za-peen)
  • Ν cobimetinib (koe-bi-me-ti-nib) Cotellic
  • codeine (koe-deen)
  • colchicine (kol-chi-seen) Colcrys, Gloperba, Mitigare
  • colesevelam (koe-le-sev-e-lam) Lodalis, Welchol
  • conivaptan (con-i-vap-tan) Vaprisol
  • CONTRACEPTIVES, HORMONAL MONOPHASIC ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES
  • BIPHASIC ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES
  • TRIPHASIC ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES
  • FOURPHASIC ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES
  • EXTENDED-CYCLE ORAL CONTRACEPTIVE
  • PROGESTIN-ONLY ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES
  • CONTRACEPTIVE IMPLANT
  • EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTIVE
  • INJECTABLE CONTRACEPTIVE
  • INTRAUTERINE CONTRACEPTIVE
  • VAGINAL RING CONTRACEPTIVE
  • TRANSDERMAL CONTRACEPTIVE
  • CORTICOSTEROIDS (INHALATION)
  • CORTICOSTEROIDS (NASAL)
  • CORTICOSTEROIDS (SYSTEMIC) short-acting corticosteroids
  • CORTICOSTEROIDS (TOPICAL/ LOCAL)
  • cortisone
  • crisaborole (kris-a-bor-ole) Eucrisa
  • Ncrizotinib (kriz-oh-ti-nib) Xalkori
  • cyanocobalamin
  • cyclobenzaprine
  • cyclophosphamide (sye-kloe-fos-fa-mide) Cytoxan, Procytox
  • cycloSPORINE† (sye-kloe-spor-een) Gengraf, Neoral, SandlMMUNE
  • cytarabine (sye-tare-a-been) cytosine arabinoside, Cytosar, Cytosar-U
  • D
  • dabigatran (da-bi-gat-ran)
  • dabrafenib (da-braf-e-nib) Tafinlar
  • dacarbazine (da-kar-ba-zeen) *DTIC,DTIC-Dome
  • dalbavancin (dal-ba-van-sin)
  • dalfampridine
  • dalteparin
  • dantrolene (dan-troe-leen) Dantrium, Ryanodex
  • DAPTOmycin (dap-to-mye-sin) Cubicin, Cubicin RF
  • darbepoetin (dar-be-poh-e-tin) Aranesp
  • darifenacin (dar-i-fen-a-sin) Enablex
  • darunavir (da-ru-na-veer) Prezista
  • darunavir/cobicistat/ emtricitabine/tenofovir alafenamide
  • DAUNOrubicin hydrochloride
  • deferoxamine
  • degarelix (deg-a-rel-ix)
  • denosumab (de-no-su-mab) Prolia, Xgeva
  • desipramine
  • desmopressin
  • desonide
  • desoximetasone
  • desvenlafaxine
  • dexamethasone
  • dexlansoprazole
  • dexmedetomidine
  • dexrazoxane (dex-ra-zox-ane) Totect, Zinecard
  • dextromethorphan
  • diazePAM (dye-az-e-pam) Diastat, Valium
  • DICLOFENAC† (dye-kloe-fen-ak)
  • dicloxacillin
  • diflorasone
  • digoxin
  • dilTIAZem
  • dimethyl fumarate
  • dinoprostone
  • diphenhydrAMINE (oral, parenteral)
  • DIURETICS (POTASSIUMSPARING)
  • DIURETICS (THIAZIDE)
  • divalproex sodium
  • DOBUTamine
  • DOCEtaxel (doe-se-tax-el) Taxotere
  • DOCUSATE (dok-yoo-sate)
  • dofetilide (doe-fet-il-ide) Tikosyn
  • dolasetron (dol-a-se-tron) Anzemet
  • dolutegravir
  • dolutegravir/rilpivirine
  • donepezil (doe-nep-i-zill) Aricept, Aricept ODT
  • DOPamine (dope-a-meen)
  • doravirine/lamivudine/ tenofovir disoproxil fumarate
  • doxazosin (dox-ay-zoe-sin) Cardura, Cardura XL
  • doxercalciferol
  • DOXOrubicin
  • DOXOrubicin, liposomal
  • doxycycline
  • doxylamine/pyridoxine
  • dronedarone (droe-ned-a-rone) Multaq
  • dulaglutide (doo-la-gloo-tide) Trulicity
  • DULoxetine (do-lox-e-teen) Cymbalta, Drizalma Sprinkle
  • dupilumab (doo-pil-ue-mab) Dupixent
  • dutasteride (doo-tas-te-ride)
  • E
  • econazole
  • edaravone (e-dar-a-vone)
  • edoxaban (e-dox-a-ban)
  • elagolix (el-a-goe-lix)
  • elbasvir/grazoprevir
  • elvitegravir/cobicistat/ emtricitabine/tenofovir alafenamide
  • empagliflozin
  • emtricitabine
  • emtricitabine/rilpivirine/ tenofovir alafenamide
  • enalapril/enalaprilat
  • encorafenib
  • enoxaparin
  • entacapone (en-tak-a-pone) Comtan
  • entecavir (en-tek-aveer)
  • enzalutamide
  • EPINEPHrine (ep-i-nef-rin) Adrenaclick, Adrenalin, Allerject, Anapen, Anapen Junior, AsthmaNefrin, Auvi-Q, EpiPen, Primatene Mist, S-2 (racepinephrine), Symjepi, Twin Ject
  • epiRUBicin (ep-i-roo-bi-sin) Ellence,*Pharmorubicin PFS
  • eplerenone (e-ple-re-none) Inspra
  • epoetin (e-poe-e-tin) Epogen, Eprex, Procrit, Retacrit
  • eprosartan
  • eptifibatide (ep-ti-fib-a-tide)
  • erenumab (e-ren-ue-mab) Aimovig
  • ergocalciferol
  • erlotinib (er-lo-ti-nib) Tarceva
  • ertapenem (er-ta-pen-em)
  • ERYTHROMYCINt
  • escitalopram
  • esketamine (es-ket-a-meen) Spravato
  • esmolol (es-moe-lol) Brevibloc
  • Ν esomeprazole
  • ESTRADIOL (es-tra-dye-ole) Estrace
  • estradiol valerate/dienogest
  • estrogens, conjugated
  • eszopiclone (es-zop-i-klone) Lunesta
  • etanercept (e-tan-er-sept) Brenzys, Enbrel, Erelzi, Eticovo
  • ethambutol (e-tham-byoo-tole) Etibi, Myambutol
  • ethinyl estradiol/desogestrel
  • ethinyl estradiol/drospirenone
  • ethinyl estradiol/ethynodiol
  • ethinyl estradiol/etonogestrel
  • ethinyl estradiol/levonorgestrel
  • ethinyl estradiol/norelgestromin
  • ethinyl estradiol/norethindrone
  • ethinyl estradiol/norgestimate
  • ethinyl estradiol/norgestrel
  • etodolac (ee-toe-doe-lak) Lodine, Lodine oXL
  • etonogestrel
  • everolimus (e-ver-oh-li-mus) Afinitor, Afinitor Disperz, Cortican, Zortress
  • evolocumab
  • exemestane (ex-e-mes-tane) Aromasin
  • exenatide (ex-en-a-tide) Bydureon, Bydureon BCise, Byetta
  • ezetimibe (e-zet-i-mibe) Ezetrol, Zetia
  • F
  • famciclovir (fam-sye-kloe-veer) Famvir
  • famotidine
  • febuxostat (fe-bux-o-stat) Uloric
  • felodipine (fe-loe-di-peen) Plendil
  • fenofibrate (fen-o-fi-brate)
  • fenofibric acid
  • fentaNYL (parenteral)
  • fentaNYL (transdermal)
  • FENTANYL (transmucosal) (fen-ta-nil)
  • ferric citrate (fe-rik si-trate) Auryxia
  • fesoterodine
  • fexofenadine (fex-oh-fen-a-deen)
  • fidaxomicin (fi-dax-oh-mye-sin) Dificid
  • filgrastim (fil-gra-stim) Granix, Grastofil, Neupogen, Nivestym,Zarxio
  • finasteride (fi-nas-teer-ide) Propecia, Proscar
  • fingolimod (fin-go-li-mod) Gilenya
  • flibanserin (flib-an-ser-in) Addyi
  • fluconazole (floo-kon-a-zole) Canesoral, Diflucan, Diflucan One
  • fludrocortisone
  • flumazenil (flu-maz-e-nil) Anexate, Romazicon
  • flunisolide
  • fluocinolone
  • fluocinonide
  • FLUOROQUINOLONES
  • fluorouracil
  • NFLUoxetine (floo-ox-uh-teen) PROzac, PROzac Weekly, Sarafem, Selfemra
  • flurandrenolide
  • fluticasone
  • fluticasone/umeclidinium/ vilanterol
  • fluvastatin
  • fluvoxaMINE
  • fondaparinux
  • foscarnet (foss-kar-net) Foscavir
  • fosinopril
  • fosphenytoin
  • fremanezumab
  • frovatriptan (froe-va-trip-tan) Frova
  • furosemide (fur-oh-se-mide) Lasix
  • G
  • gabapentin (ga-ba-pen-tin) Gralise, Horizant, Neurontin
  • galantamine
  • galcanezumab
  • ganciclovir (gan-sye-kloe-vir) Cytovene
  • gefitinib (je-fit-in-ib) Iressa
  • gemcitabine (jem-site-a-been) Gemzar, Infugem
  • gemfibrozil (gem-fye-broe-zil) Lopid
  • gentamicin
  • glecaprevir/pibrentasvir
  • glimepiride
  • glipiZIDE
  • glucagon (gloo-ka-gon)
  • glyBURIDE
  • glycopyrrolate
  • glycopyrrolate/formoterol
  • golimumab (go-li-mu-mab) Simponi, Simponi Aria, Simponi IV
  • goserelin (goe-se-rel-lin)
  • granisetron (gra-nees-e-tron) Kytril, Sustol, Kytril
  • guanFACINE (gwahn-fa-seen)
  • guselkumab (gue-sel-koo-mab) Tremfya
  • H
  • halcinonide
  • halobetasol
  • haloperidol (ha-loe-per-i-dole) Haldol, Haldol Decanoate
  • heparin (hep-a-rin)
  • HEPARINS (LOW MOLECULAR WEIGHT)
  • HISTAMINE H2 ANTAGONISTS
  • HMG-CoA REDUCTASE INHIBITORS (statins)
  • HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS VACCINE
  • hydrALAZINE
  • hydralazine/isosorbide dinitrate
  • hydroCHLOROthiazide
  • HYDROcodone
  • hydrocortisone
  • hydrocortisone
  • HYDROmorphone
  • hydroxocobalamin
  • Ν hydroxychloroquine
  • HYDROXYprogesterone caproate
  • I
  • ibandronate (i-ban-dro-nate) Boniva
  • Ibuprofen
  • idaruCIZUmab
  • ifosfamide (eye-foss-fam-ide) Ifex
  • iloperidone
  • imatinib (i-mat-i-nib)
  • imipenem/cilastatin
  • \ imipramine (im-ip-ra-meen) Impril, Tofranil, Tofranil PM
  • indacaterol (in-da-kat-e-role) Arcapta Neohaler, *Onbrez Breezhaler
  • indomethacin
  • inFLIXimab (in-flix-i-mab)
  • insulin degludec
  • INSULIN (mixtures) (in-su-lin)
  • NPH insulin (isophane insulin suspension)
  • insulin, regular (in-su-lin) Entuzity, HumuLIN R, Myxredlin, NovoLIN R, HumuLIN R U-500 (Concentrated)
  • INSULINS (long-acting)
  • INSULINS (rapid acting)
  • INTERFERONS, BETA
  • ipilimumab (i-pil-li-moo-mab) Yervoy
  • ipratropium (i-pra-troe-pee-um) Atrovent, Atrovent HFA
  • irbesartan
  • irinotecan
  • IRON SUPPLEMENTS
  • isavuconazonium
  • isoniazid (eye-soe-nye-a-zid) INH, Isotamine
  • ISOSORBIDE
  • ISOtretinoin
  • istradefylline (is-tra-def-i-lin)
  • ivabradine (eye-vab-ra-deen) Corlanor, Lancora
  • ixabepilone (icks-a-bep-i-lone)
  • ixazomib (ix-az-oh-mib) Ninlaro
  • ixekizumab (ix-ee-kiz-ue-mab) Taltz
  • K
  • ketoconazole
  • ketorolac† (kee-toe-role-ak) Sprix, Toadol, Toradol
  • L
  • labetalol (la-bet-a-lole) Trandate
  • lacosamide (la-kose-a-mide) Vimpat
  • lactulose (lak-tyoo-lose) Cholac, Constilac, Constulose, Enulose, Generlac, Kristalose
  • lamiVUDine (la-mi-vyoo-deen) 3TC, Epivir, Epivir-HBV, Heptovir
  • lamoTRIgine (la-moe-tri-jeen) LaMICtal, LaMICtal ODT, LaMICtal XR
  • lansoprazole (lan-soe-pra-zole) Prevacid, Prevacid 24 Hr, Prevacid SoluTab
  • lanthanum carbonate
  • Ν lapatinib (la-pat-i-nib) Tykerb
  • ledipasvir/sofosbuvir
  • lefamulin (le-fam-ue-lin)
  • leflunomide (le-flu-noe-mide)
  • Μ lenalidomide
  • lenvatinib (len-va-ti-nib) Lenvima
  • letrozole (let-roe-zole)
  • leucovorin calcium
  • leuprolide (loo-proe-lide) Eligard,Lupen, Liipron, Lupron Depot, Lupron Depot-Ped
  • levalbuterol
  • levETIRAcetam
  • levodopa (lee-voe-doe-pa) Inbrija
  • levomilnacipran
  • levonorgestrel
  • levothyroxine
  • LIDOCAINE
  • linaGLIPtin (lin-a-glip-tin)
  • linezolid (li-nez-o-lid)
  • liraglutide (lir-a-gloo-tide)
  • lisdexamfetamine
  • lisinopril
  • lithium (lith-ee-um)
  • lixisenatide (lix-i-sen-a-tide) Adlyxin
  • lofexidine (loe-fex-i-deen) Lucemyra
  • loperamide (loe-per-a-mide)
  • lopinavir/ritonavir
  • loratadine (lor-a-ta-deen)
  • LORazepam (lor-az-e-pam) Ativan
  • losartan
  • lovastatin
  • luliconazole
  • lumacaftor/ivacaftor
  • lurasidone (loo-ras-i-done) Latuda
  • M
  • magaldrate
  • MAGNESIUM AND ALUMINUM SALTS
  • magnesium salicylate
  • MAGNESIUM SALTS (ORAL)
  • magnesium sulfate (IV, parenteral) (9.9% Mg; 8.1 mEq Mg/g)
  • meclizine (mek-li-zeen) Antivert, Bonine, Dramamine Less Drowsy
  • medroxyPROGESTERonet
  • medroxyprogesterone
  • megestrol (me-jess-trole)
  • meloxicam (me-lox-i-kam) Mobic, Qmiiz ODT, Vivlodex
  • melphalan (mel-fa-lan)
  • memantine (me-man-teen)
  • meperidine (me-per-i-deen) Demerol
  • mepolizumab
  • meropenem (mer-oh-pen-nem) Merrem
  • meropenem/vaborbactam
  • mesalamine (me-sal-a-meen) Apriso, Asaeel, Asacol, Asacol 800, Asacol HD, Canasa, Delzicol, Lialda, Mezavant, Mezera, Pentasa, Rowasa, Salofalk, Teva 5-ASA
  • mesna (mes-na)
  • mestranol/norethindrone
  • metaxalone (me-tax-a-lone) Skelaxin
  • metFORMIN (met-for-min) Glucophage, Glucophage XR, Glumetza, Glycon, Riomet, Riomet ER
  • methadone (meth-a-done)
  • methIMAzole (meth-im-a-zole) Tapazole
  • methotrexate (meth-o-trex-ate) Metoject, Otrexup, Rasuvo, Rheu matrex, Trexall, Xatmep
  • methyldopa (meth-ill-doe-pa) Aldomet
  • methylergonovine
  • methylnaltrexone
  • methylphenidate (oral)
  • methylPREDNISolone
  • metoclopramide
  • metOLazone (me-tole-a-zone)
  • metoprolol (me-toe-proe-lole) Kapspargo Sprinkle, \leaf \-Lopresor, Lopresor SR, Lopressor, Toprol-XL
  • metroNIDAZOLE
  • micafungin (my-ka-fun-gin) Mycamine
  • miconazole
  • midazolam (mid-ay-zoe-lam) Nayzilam, Seizalam, Versed
  • miFEPRIStone
  • milnacipran (mil-na-sip-ran) Savella
  • milrinone (mill-ri-none) Primacor
  • minocycline
  • mirabegron (mye-ra-beg-ron) Myrbetriq
  • mirtazapine (meer-taz-a-peen) Remeron, Remeron RD, Remeron SolTab
  • miSOPROStol
  • mitoMYcin (mye-toe-mye-sin) Mutamycin
  • mitoXANTRONE
  • modafinil (mo-daf-i-nil) Alertec, Provigil
  • moexipril
  • mometasone
  • montelukast (mon-te-loo-kast) Singulair
  • morphine (mor-feen)
  • mupirocin (myoo-peer-oh-sin) Bactroban, Centany
  • mycophenolate mofetil
  • N
  • nafarelin (na-fare-e-lin)
  • nafcillin
  • naftifine
  • nalbuphine (nal-byoo-feen) Nubain
  • naldemedine (nal-dem-e-deen) Symproic
  • naloxegol (nal-ox-ee-gol) Movantik
  • naloxone (nal-ox-one) Evzio, Narcan
  • naproxen (na-prox-en)
  • naratriptan (nar-a-trip-tan)
  • nebivolol (ne-bi-vi-lole) Bystolic
  • neomycin
  • neratinib (ne-ra-ti-nib) Nerlynx
  • netupitant/palonosetron (oral)
  • niCARdipine (nye-kar-di-peen) Cardene, Cardene IV
  • NICOTINE (nik-o-teen)
  • NIFEdipine (nye-fed-i-peen) Adalat CC, Adalat XL, Afeditab CR, Procardia, Procardia XL
  • nilotinib (ni-lo-ti-nib) Tasigna
  • niMODipine (nye-moe-di-peen) Nimotop, Nymalize
  • niraparib (nye-rap-a-rib) Zejula
  • nitrofurantoin
  • NITROGLYCERIN
  • nitroprusside
  • nivolumab (nye-vol-ue-mab) Opdivo
  • nizatidine
  • norepinephrine
  • norethindrone
  • nortriptyline (nor-trip-ti-leen) Aventyl, Pamelor
  • NPH/regular insulin mixtures
  • nystatin (nye-stat-in) Mycostatin, Nadostine, Nilstat, PMS-Nystatin
  • nystatin
  • O
  • ocrelizumab (ok-re-liz-ue-mab) Ocrevus
  • octreotide (ok-tree-oh-tide) SandoSTATIN, SandoSTATIN LAR, SandoSTATINLAR Depot
  • beers rems OLANZapine (oh-lan-za-peen) ZyPREXA, ZyPREXA Relprevv, ZyPREXAZydis
  • olaparib (oh-lap-a-rib) Lynparza
  • olmesartan
  • olodaterol (oh-loh-dat-er-ole) Striverdi Respimat
  • olsalazine (ole-sal-a-zeen) Dipentum
  • omadacycline
  • ombitasvir/paritaprevir/ ritonavir/dasabuvir
  • omega-3-acid ethyl esters
  • omeprazole (o-mep-ra-zole) Losec, PriLOSEC, PriLOSEC OTC
  • ondansetron (on-dan-se-tron) Ondissolve ODF, Zofran, Zofran ODT, Zuplenz
  • oritavancin (oh-rit-a-van-sin) Orbactiv
  • oseltamivir (o-sel-tam-i-vir) Tamiflu
  • osimertinib (oh-si-mer-ti-nib) Tagrisso
  • ospemifene (os-pem-i-feen) Osphena
  • oxacillin
  • oxaliplatin (ox-a-li-pla-tin) Eloxatin
  • oxazepam (ox-az-e-pam) Novoxapam, Oxpam, Serax
  • OXcarbazepine
  • oxiconazole
  • OXYBUTYNIN (ox-i-byoo-ti-nin)
  • oxyCODONE (ox-i-koe-done) Oxaydo, OxyCONTIN, Oxy IR, OxyNEO, Roxicodone, Xtampza ER, Supeiidol
  • oxytocin (ox-i-toe-sin) Pitocin
  • P
  • PACLitaxel (pak-li-tax-el) Taxol
  • palbociclib (pal-bo-si-klib) Ibrance
  • palifermin (pa-liff-er-min)
  • paliperidone (pa-li-per-i-done) Invega, InvegaSustenna, InvegaTrinza
  • palonosetron
  • Pamidronate (pa-mid-roe-nate) Aredia
  • pancrelipase (pan-kre-li-pase) Cotazym, Creon, Pancrease MT, Pancreaze, Pertyze, Ultresa, Viokace, Zenpep
  • pancuronium
  • panitumumab
  • pantoprazole
  • paricalcitol
  • PARoxetine
  • patiromer (pa-tir-oh-mer) Veltassa
  • PAZOPanib (pah-zoe-puh-nib) Votrient
  • pegaspargase
  • pegfilgrastim (peg-fil-gra-stim) Fulphila, Lapelga, Neulasta, Neulasta Onpro, Udenyca
  • peginterferon alpha-2a
  • peginterferon beta-1a
  • pegloticase (peg-loe-ti-kase) Krystexxa
  • Ν pembrolizumab
  • PEMEtrexed (pe-me-trex-ed) Alimta
  • PENICILLINS (pen-i-sill-ins)
  • PENICILLINS, PENICILLINASE RESISTANT
  • pentosan (pen-toe-san)
  • perampanel (per-am-pa-nel)
  • perindopril
  • Ν pertuzumab
  • phenazopyridine
  • PHENobarbital
  • phentermine/topiramate
  • phenylephrine (fen-il-eff-rin) Neo-Synephrine, Vazculep
  • phenytoin (fen-i-toyn) Dilantin, Phenytek, Tremytoine
  • phosphate/biphosphate
  • phytonadione
  • pimavanserin
  • pimecrolimus
  • pioglitazone (pi-o-glit-a-zone) Actos
  • piperacillin/tazobactam
  • pitavastatin
  • plecanatide (ple-kan-a-tide) Trulance
  • polyethylene glycol 3350
  • posaconazole
  • potassium and sodium phosphates
  • potassium iodide
  • POTASSIUM SUPPLEMENTS
  • pramipexole (pra-mi-pex-ole) Mirapex, MirapexER
  • prasterone (pras-ter-one)
  • prasugrel (pra-soo-grel) Effient
  • pravastatin
  • prazosin (pra-zoe-sin)
  • prednicarbate
  • prednisoLONE
  • predniSONE
  • pregabalin (pre-gab-a-lin)
  • procaine penicillin G
  • prochlorperazine
  • progesterone
  • propofol (proe-poe-fol) Diprivan
  • propranolol
  • propylthiouracil
  • protamine sulfate
  • prucalopride
  • pseudoephedrine
  • pyrazinamide
  • pyridoxine (peer-i-dox-een)
  • Q
  • QUEtiapine (kwet-eye-a-peen) SEROquel, SEROquel XR
  • quinapril
  • RABEprazole (ra-bep-ra-zole) Aciphex, Aciphex Sprinkle, Pariet
  • R
  • raloxifene (ra-lox-i-feen) Evista
  • raltegravir (ral-teg-ra-veer) Isentress, Isentress HD
  • ramipril
  • ramucirumab
  • raNITIdine
  • ranolazine (ra-nole-a-zeen)
  • rasagiline (ra-za-ji-leen) Azilect
  • Ν rasburicase
  • regorafenib (re-goe-raf-e-nib) Stivarga
  • reteplase
  • revefenacin (rev-e-fen-a-sin) Yupelri
  • Rho (D) IMMUNE GLOBULIN
  • ribociclib (rye-boe-sye-klib) Kisqali
  • rifabutin (riff-a-byoo-tin) Mycobutin
  • rifAMPin (rif-am-pin) Rifadin, Rimactane, Rofact
  • rifAXIMin (ri-fax-i-min)
  • rilpivirine (ril-pi-vir-een) Edurant
  • risedronate (riss-ed-roe-nate)
  • risperiDONE (riss-per-i-done) Perseris, RisperDAL, RisperDAL Consta, RisperDAL M-TAB
  • ritonavir (ri-toe-na-veer) Norvir
  • riTUXimab (ri-tux-i-mab) Rituxan, Ruxience, Truxima
  • rivaroxaban (ri-va-rox-a-ban) Xarelto
  • rivastigmine (rye-va-stig-meen) Exelon
  • rizatriptan (riz-a-trip-tan)
  • rolapitant (rol-ap-i-tant) Varubi
  • rOPINIRole (roe-pin-i-role) Requip, Requip XL
  • ropivacaine
  • rosuvastatin
  • rucaparib (roo-kap-a-rib) Rubraca
  • S
  • Ν sacubitril/valsartan
  • safinamide (sa-fin-a-mide) Xadago
  • salmeterol (sal-me-te-role) Serevent Diskus
  • sarilumab (sar-il-ue-mab) Kevzara
  • SAXagliptin (sax-a-glip-tin)
  • scopolamine (scoe-pol-a-meen) Transderm-Scop
  • secnidazole (sek-nid-a-zole) Solosec
  • selegiline (se-le-ji-leen) Eldepryl, Zelapar
  • selegiline transdermal
  • semaglutide (sem-a-gloo-tide) Ozempic, Rybelsus
  • sennosides (sen-oh-sides) Black-Draught, Ex-Lax, Ex-Lax Chocolated, Fletchers’ Castoria, Maximum Relief Ex-Lax, Sena-Gen, Senexon, Senokot, SenokotXTRA
  • sertraline (ser-tra-leen) Zoloft
  • sevelamer (se-vel-a-mer) Renagel, Renvela
  • sildenafil (sil-den-a-fil)
  • silodosin (si-lo-do-sin) Rapaflo
  • simvastatin
  • sirolimus (sir-oh-li-mus) Rapamune
  • SITagliptin (sit-a-glip-tin)
  • sodium bicarbonate
  • sodium citrate and citric acid
  • sodium ferric gluconate complex
  • sodium polystyrene sulfonate
  • sofosbuvir/velpatasvir
  • Ν sofosbuvir/velpatasvir/ voxilaprevir
  • solifenacin (so-li-fen-a-sin) VESIcare
  • sotalol (soe-ta-lole) Betapace, Betapace AF, Rylosol, Sorine, Sotylize
  • spironolactone
  • streptokinase
  • streptomycin
  • strong iodine solution
  • sucralfate (soo-kral-fate)
  • sulconazole
  • sulfaSALAzine
  • SULFONYLUREAS
  • SUMAtriptan (soo-ma-trip-tan) Imitrex, ImitrexDF, ImitrexSTATdose, Onzetra Xsail, Tosymra, Zembrace SymTouch
  • SUNItinib (su-ni-ti-nib) Sutent
  • suvorexant (soo-voe-rex-ant) Belsomra
  • T
  • TACROLIMUS
  • tadalafil (ta-da-la-fil) Adcirca, Alyq, Cialis
  • tamoxifen (ta-mox-i-fen) Nolvadex, frNolvadex-D, Soltamox
  • tamsulosin (tam-soo-loe-sin) Flomax
  • tapentadol (ta-pen-ta-dol) Nucynta,+Nucynta IR, Nucynta ER
  • tedizolid (ted-eye-zoe-lid) Sivextro
  • telavancin (tel-a-van-sin) Vibativ
  • telmisartan
  • tenecteplase
  • tenofovir alafenamide
  • terazosin (ter-ay-zoe-sin) Hytrin, Hytfift
  • terbinafine
  • terbutaline (ter-byoo-ta-leen) Bricanyl
  • terconazole
  • teriflunomide
  • tesamorelin (tess-a-moe-rel-in) Egrifta, Egrifta SV
  • TESTOSTERONE
  • TETRACYCLINES
  • thalidomide (tha-lid-oh-mide) Thalomid
  • thiamine (thye-a-min)
  • THROMBOLYTIC AGENTS
  • ticagrelor (tye-ka-grel-or)
  • tigecycline (tye-gi-sye-kleen) Tygacil
  • tildrakizumab
  • tioconazole
  • tiotropium (tye-o-trope-ee-yum)
  • tirofiban (tye-roe-fye-ban) Aggrastat
  • tobramycin
  • tocilizumab (toe-si-liz-oo-mab) Actemra
  • tofacitinib (toe-fa-sye-ti-nib) Xeljanz, Xeljanz XR
  • tolcapone (tole-ka-pone)
  • tolnaftate
  • tolterodine (tol-ter-oh-deen) Detrol, Detrol LA
  • tolvaptan (tol-vap-tan)
  • topiramate (toe-peer-i-mate)
  • topotecan (toe-poe-tee-kan) Hycamtin
  • torsemide (tore-se-mide)
  • traMADol (tra-ma-dol)
  • trandolapril
  • trastuzumab
  • traZODone (traz-oh-done)
  • triamcinolone
  • triamterene
  • tricalcium phosphate (39% Ca or 19.5 mEq/g)
  • trifluridine/tipiracil
  • trimethoprim/ sulfamethoxazole
  • U
  • ulipristal
  • umeclidinium
  • V
  • valACYclovir
  • valbenazine (val-ben-a-zeen) Ingrezza
  • valGANciclovir
  • UVALPROATES
  • valsartan
  • vancomycin (van-koe-mye-sin) Firvanq, Vancocin
  • vandetanib (van-det-a-nib) Caprelsa
  • vardenafil (var-den-a-fil) Levitra, Staxyn
  • varenicline (ver-en-i-cline)
  • vasopressin (vay-soe-press-in) Pitressin, Vasostrict
  • vedolizumab
  • vemurafenib
  • venetoclax (ven-et-oh-klax) Venclexta
  • venlafaxine (ven-la-fax-een) Effexor, Effexor XR
  • verapamil (ver-ap-a-mil) Calan, Calan SR, Isoptin SR, Verelan, Verelan PM
  • vilazodone (vil-az-oh-done) Viibryd
  • vinBLAStine (vin-blass-teen)
  • vinCRIStine (vin-kriss-teen) Vincasar PFS
  • vinorelbine (vine-oh-rel-been) Navelbine
  • VITAMIN B12 PREPARATIONS
  • VITAMIN D COMPOUNDS
  • voriconazole
  • W
  • warfarin (war-fa-rin) Coumadin, Jantoven
  • Z
  • zaleplon (za-lep-lon) Sonata
  • zidovudine (zye-doe-vue-deen) Retrovir
  • ziprasidone (zi-pra-si-done) Geodon, Zeldox
  • zoledronic acid
  • ZOLMitriptan (zole-mi-trip-tan) Zomig, Zomig-ZMT
  • Zolpidem (zole-pi-dem) Ambien, Ambien CR, Edluar, Intermezzo, Sublinox, Zolpimist
  • Drugs Approved in Canada
  • alfacalcidol (al-fa-kal-si-dol)
  • bezafibrate (bezz-uh-fibe-rate)
  • buserelin (bue-se-rel-in)
  • cannabidiol (ka-na-bi-dye-ole)
  • Cilazapril (sye-lay-za-pril)
  • cloxacillin (klox-a-sill-in)
  • cyproterone (sy-proe-te-rone)
  • danaparoid (da-nap-a-roid)
  • domperidone (dom-per-i-done)
  • flupentixol (floo-pen-tiks-ol)
  • fusidic acid (fyoo-sid-ikas-id) Fucidin, Fucithalmic
  • gliclazide (glik-la-zide) Diamicron MR
  • methotrimeprazine
  • moclobemide
  • pinaverium
  • prucalopride
  • trimebutine (try-meh-boo-teen)
  • zopiclone (zoe-pi-clone)
  • zuclopenthixol
  • Natural/Herbal Products
  • aloe (al-oh)
  • arnica (ar-ni-cuh)
  • bilberry (bill-beh-ree)
  • chondroitin (konn-droy-tinn)
  • dong quai (don kwi)
  • echinacea (Echinacea purpurea) (ek-i-nay-sha)
  • feverfew (fee-vurr-fyoo)
  • garlic (gar-lik)
  • ginger (Zingiber officinale) (jin-jer)
  • ginkgo (ging-ko)
  • ginseng (Panax ginseng)
  • glucosamine
  • (grayp seed ex-trakt)
  • green tea (green tee)
  • hawthorn (Crataegus Species) (haw-thorn)
  • kava-kava (Piper Methysticum) (ka-va ka-va)
  • milkthistle (milkthis-ul)
  • SAMe (sam-ee)
  • saw palmetto
  • St. John’s wort (Hypericum perforatum)
  • valerian (vuh-lare-ee-en)
  • MEDICATION SAFETY TOOLS
  • PEDIATRIC INTRAVENOUS MEDICATION QUICK REFERENCE CHART
  • BEERS CRITERIA
  • DRUGS ASSOCIATED WITHIN CREASED RISK OF FALLS IN THE ELDERLY
  • LIST OF CONFUSED DRUG NAMES
  • DO NOT CRUSH!
  • FDA-APPROVED LIST OF GENERIC DRUG NAMES WITH TALL MAN LETTERS
  • ISMP LIST OF ADDITIONAL DRUG NAMES WITH TALL MAN LETTERS
  • Appendix A: Recent Drug Approvals
  • acalabrutinib
  • adapalene (a-dap-a-leen) Differin
  • angiotensin II
  • apalutamide
  • avatrombopag
  • avelumab (a-vel-ue-mab) Bavencio
  • defibrotide (de-fib-ro-tide) Defitelio
  • deflazacort (de-flaze-a-kort) Emflaza
  • deutetrabenazine
  • doravirine (dor-a-vir-een) Pifeltro
  • durvalumab (dur-val-ue-mab) Imfinzi
  • ertugliflozin (er-too-gli-floe-zin) Steglatro
  • eteplirsen (e-tep-lir-sen) Exondys 51
  • glycopyrrolate, oral inhalation
  • imipenem/cilastatin/ relebactam
  • indacaterol/glycopyrrolate
  • letermovir (le-term-oh-vir) Prevymis
  • obeticholic acid
  • ozenoxacin (oz-en-ox-a-sin) Xepi
  • sodium zirconium cyclosilicate
  • Appendix B: Combination Drugs
  • Appendix C: Ophthalmic Medications
  • Appendix D: Medication Administration Techniques
  • Subcutaneous Injection Sites
  • Administration of Ophthalmic Medications
  • Administration of Medications with Metered-Dose Inhalers
  • Administration of Nasal Sprays
  • Intramuscular Injection Sites
  • Appendix E: Administering Medications to Children
  • General Guidelines
  • Oral Li↑uids
  • Eye Drops/Ointments
  • Ear Drops
  • Nose Drops
  • Suppositories
  • Topicals
  • Metered-Dose Inhalers
  • Appendix F: Formulas Helpful for Calculating Doses
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Calculation of IV Drip Rate
  • Appendix G: Pediatric Dosage Calculations
  • Appendix H: Normal Values of Common Laboratory Tests
  • Appendix I: Controlled Substances Schedules
  • General
  • IN THE UNITED STATES:
  • Schedule I (C-I)
  • Schedule II (C-II)
  • Schedule III (C-III)
  • Schedule IV (C-IV)
  • Schedule V (C-V)
  • IN CANADA:
  • Schedule I
  • Schedule IV
  • Schedule V
  • Schedule VI
  • Schedules VII & VIII
  • Narcotic drug—Two subcategories of prescription narcotics—”Straight” Narcotics and Verbal Prescription Narcotics
  • Appendix J: Equianalgesic Dosing Guidelines
  • Appendix K: Food Sources for Specific Nutrients
  • Potassium-Rich Foods
  • Sodium-Rich Foods
  • Calcium-Rich Foods
  • Vitamin K-Rich Foods
  • Low-Sodium Foods
  • Foods that Alkalinize Urine
  • Foods Containing Tyramine
  • Iron-Rich Foods
  • Vitamin D-Rich Foods
  • Foods that Interact with/Inhibit the CYP3A4 Isoenzyme
  • Appendix L: Insulins and Insulin Therapy
  • Rapid-Acting Insulins
  • Short-Acting Insulins
  • Intermediate-Acting Insulins
  • Long-Acting Insulins
  • Combination Insulins
  • Appendix M: Differences in U.S. and Canadian Pharmaceutical Practices
  • Safety
  • Differences Between Canadian and U.S. Drug Pricing and Marketing
  • Natural Health Products
  • Drug Schedule, Availability, and Pregnancy Category Differences
  • Appendix N: Routine Pediatric and Adult Immunizations
  • Measurement Conversion Table
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