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Unformatted text preview: • If patient is voiding, notify M.D. if urine output is less than 200 mL in 6 hours. 9.
10. Notify MD if signs of Magnesium toxicity are present: RR less than 12/min and/or non-responsive to
verbal stimulation and moderate tactile stimulus, and/or bradycardia (less than 60 bpm).
Notify MD if contractions increased to equal or greater than 6 /hours. 11. STAT Serum Magnesium level for signs of toxicity. Call physician with results.
12. Acetaminophen 1000mg PO Q 4 hrs PRN for headaches, not to exceed 4 grams in 24 hours. 13. Maalox 30mL PO Q 2 hours PRN heartburn. 14. Metoclopramide (Reglan) 10mg IV Q 4 hours PRN for nausea. Physician Signature _______________________________________________________________________________
Authorization for therapeutic substitution is given unless checked here ZZ06153 (8/19/05) Patient Identification SAFH SDH SMCS SRMC Magnesium Sulfate Orders
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This note was uploaded on 12/26/2009 for the course PHYS 341 taught by Professor Mavromatis during the Spring '09 term at American University of Beirut.
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