Drug compatibility

  1. Drugs that require non-PVC containers
    • LATIN (lorazepam, amio, tac, insulin, NG)
    • Taxanes (cabazitaxel, docetaxel, paclitaxel)
    • Carmsutine
    • Etoposide, Teniposide
    • Ixabepilone
    • Sufentanil
    • Temsirolimus
    • Thiopental
  2. Compatible with saline (no dex)
    • ACID APE
    • Ampicillin
    • Caspofungin (Cancidas)
    • Ifliximab (Remicade)
    • Dapto (Cubicin)
    • Amp/Sulb (Unasyn)
    • Phenytoin
    • Ertapenem (Invanz)
  3. More compatible with saline (no dex)
    • Orencia
    • Vidaza
    • Benlysta
    • Avastin
    • Praxbind
    • Venofer
    • Ferrlecit
    • Tysabri
    • Herceptin
  4. Dextrose (no saline)
    • ABS
    • Ampho B
    • Bactrim
    • Synercid
    • Kyprolis
    • Mycophenylate (cellcept)
    • Pentamidine
  5. Filter requirements
    • Phenytoin
    • Golimumab (Symponi)
    • Lipids (1.2 micron)
    • Ampho B (lipid forms, 5 micron)
    • Lorazepam
    • Amiodarone
    • Orencia
    • ReoPro
    • DigiFab
    • Remicade
    • Cresemba
    • Osmitrol
    • Thiotepa
  6. Don't refrigerate
    • Precedex
    • Bactrim
    • Phenytoin
    • Metronidazole
    • Avelox
    • Lasix
    • Lovenox
    • Ofirmev
    • Acyclovir
    • Desferal
    • Keppra
    • Pentamidine
    • Valproate
  7. Protect from light
    • Doxycycline
    • Flolan
    • Nitropress
    • Mycamine
    • Anthracyclines
    • Dacarbazine
    • Pentamadine
    • Phytonadione
  8. Nitroprusside discoloration
    • orange, dark brown, blue
    • if discolored, do not use
  9. Chlorpromazine discoloration
    • light yellow = ok
    • if darker than light yellow = do not use
  10. Dacarbazine discoloration
    Pink = do not use
  11. Dobutamine discoloration
    Pink = oxidation, but potency not lost
  12. Dopamine discoloration
    • slight yellow = ok
    • darker than slight yellow = dont use
  13. NE discoloration
    brown = oxidation (do not use)
  14. Epi discoloration
    pink then brown = oxidation (dont use)
  15. Isoproterenol discoloration
    pink = do not use
  16. Morphine discoloration
    if dark do not use
  17. Tigecycline discoloration
    • yellow/orange = ok
    • green/black = dont use
  18. Cyanokit discoloration
    Dark red = do not use
Author
tiff.chan3
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343652
Card Set
Drug compatibility
Description
Drug compatibility
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