Therapeutics - Pediatrics: Dispensing

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  1. What techniques can be used to limit medication dispensing errors in pediatrics?
    • Verify weight
    • Be cautious of technology
    • Write out instructions and drug names
    • Specify exact dosage strength
    • Clarify illegible orders
    • Use leading zeros
    • No trailing zeros
  2. In general when is adult dosing used in pediatrics?
    • 12-16 yoa
    • >35 kg
  3. What are the main drugs CI in pediatrics?
    • Tetracyclines
    • Flouroquinolones
    • Lindane
    • ASA
    • Promethazine
    • Sulfa drugs
    • SSRIs
    • Cough and Cold meds
  4. What excipients are CI in Pediatrics?
    • Propylene glycol
    • Tween 80
    • Hydroperoxides
    • Benzyl alcohol
    • Sometimes sugar or Na

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Therapeutics - Pediatrics: Dispensing
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