During morning rounds, a nurse enters a client's room and finds medications sitting on the bedside table. The client states the medications are from last night and asks the nurse if he can take them now. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?
A. Let the client take the meds with water and document in chart
B. Review the medication administration record (MAR), let the client take the medications with water, and document
C. Remove the medications, discard them, report the error, and document according to facility/agency policy
D. Report medication error to the pharmasist and charge nurse immediately.
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