Top 10 Common Medication Errors—Drug #9: Clonidine
May 22, 2013
After several 5 mg doses of clonidine, this 5 kg boy became extremely lethargic and hypotensive. What went wrong?
Top 10 Common Medication Errors -- Drug #7 -- Ciprofloxacin
April 4, 2013
A prescription was called into the local pharmacy for ciprofloxacin suspension (200 mg via G-tube bid [10 mg/kg/dose]). After the patient received 2 doses of the medication, the parents noticed that the G-tube was clogged off. What’s the problem here?