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Unformatted text preview: morphine. According to hospital officials a half-milligram of Hydromorphone is not normally considered to be lethal, even for a child. A druggist who wishes to remain anonymous said the dosage did not sound outrageous to her, but rather sounded very reasonable, “the drug is generally used for pain relief after surgery or as medication before an operation.” The nurse noticed shortly after administering the medication that it was the wrong medication and immediately notified her supervisor. Police are treating the incident as accidental....
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course COM 215 taught by Professor Dare during the Spring '08 term at Bradley.
- Spring '08