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Drug & Therapeutics Newsletter Subject Index:
September 1994 - Present

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Subject

Newsletter Volume

A

 

Acetylcysteine Administration   

Vol 7 #4

Acls Revised Guidelines

Vol 8 #2

Activated Protein C

Vol 10 #2

Acyclovir-Valacyclovir Interchange

Vol 9 #2

Advair Vol 13 #1
Advair Wastage Reduction Vol 18 #2

Adverse Drug Reaction Report 1994-


ADR Link to Homepage

Vol 2 #3,Vol 3 #1, Vol 4 #1, Vol 5 #1, Vol 6 #1, Vol 7 #1, Vol 8 #1, Vol 9 #1 , Vol 10 #1, Vol 11 #1, Vol 12 #2
Vol 20 #3

Acinebacter Baumini-Multi Drug Resistant Vol 15#3

Aerochamber  

Vol 5 #3

Aerosol Cloud Enhancer (ACE)

Vol 4 #3, Vol 5 #3

Aggrenox

Vol 8 #3

Alendronate Vol 10 #3
Alendronate Prescription Interpretation Vol 17 #2
Allergy Form New 2005
  - Update
Vol 12 # 1
Vol 20 #1
Allergy to Local Anesthetics Vol 19 #2

Alteplase For Occluded Catheters

Vol 7 #1

Angiotensin II Receptor Blocker Interchange

Vol 9 #4

Aminoglycoside - Once Daily
                        - Ordering by pharmacists

Vol 2 #3 suppl., Vol 13 #1
Vol 14 #2

Amiodarone
    - Administration
    - Concentrations      

 
Vol 8 #3
Vol 22 #3

Amlodipine-Felodipine Interchange      

Vol 2 #5

Amoxicillin/Clavulanate

Vol 6 #1

Amphotericin B - Cost Containment Vol 11 #1, Vol 12  #2

Ampicillin Rash

Vol 1 #1

Antibiotics And Pacemaker Pocket

Vol 4 #1

Antibiotic Reporting for MRSA Vol 12 #4, Vol 13 #1
Antibiotic Reminder for Hemodialysis Patients Vol 22 #1
Anticoagulants for Prophylaxis Comparison Vol 17 #2
Antifibrinolytics - Cost Containment Vol 11 #1

Antineoplastic Extravasation Guidelines

Vol 5 #4

Antiplatelet Comparison Chart
    - Interruption for Surgery = when to hold and restart
    - Switching Therapy from One Antiplatelet to Another
Vol 19 #2
Vol 22 #1
Vol 22 #2
Apixaban Vol 22 #1, Vol 22 #2

Argatroban Injection

Vol 10 #2

Aripiprazole Restrictions Vol 19 #1
Aspergillosis, Invasive Vol 15 #3
Atorvastatin 40mg, 80mg Vol 15 #1, Vol 16 #1
Atorvastatin TIP Vol 18 #3

Automatic Stop Orders
   - Revised
   - Revised 

Vol 2 #3
Vol 5 #4
Vol 16 #2

Automated Unit Dose (AUD) System Vol 15 #3

Azithromycin TIP
Azithromycin Deletion of TIP

Vol 14 #1
Vol 14 #3 

   

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B

 

BCHA Alignment Vol 19 #2
Beclomethasone Inhaler (QVAR) TIP Vol 18 #3
Benzodiazepine HS sedation TIP Vol 20 #1
Bisoprolol Vol 11 #3
Bivalirudin Vol 14 #3

Bupropion       

Vol 7 #1

Bowel Cleansing Agents Vol 16 #3

Bowel Protocols

Vol 9 #1

 

 

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C

 

Calcium Blocker Controversy  

Vol 3 #2

Calcium Channel Blocker TIP Vol 17 #2

Calcium Salts In Renal Failure  

Vol 2 #5

Candesartan Therapeutic Interchange Vol 12 #3
Candidiasis, Invasive Vol 15 #4
Carbapenem Comparison Vol 18 #2
Caspofungin
  - TIP to Micafungin
Vol 12 #3
Vol 20 #2
Cefaclor PO TIP to Cefuroxime PO Vol 20 #2

Cefamandole-Cefazolin Interchange;

Vol 6#1,

Cefixime IV/PO Stepdown                   

Vol 5 #3

Cefotaxime to Ceftriaxone Interchange; Update      Vol 14 #3, Vol 15 #2
Cefoxitin TIP to Cefazolin + Metronidazole Vol 20 #2

Ceftriaxone-Ceftazidime IV-IV Stepdown

Vol 4 #4

Centrum Forte Junior   

Vol 3 #3

Chemotherapy Does Calculation for L/BMT Vol 19 #3

Chemotherapy Labelling

Vol 4 #3

Ciprofloxacin-Seizures

Vol 1 #2

Cisapride & QT Prolongation                

Vol 3 #4

Citalopram

Vol 8 #1

Clarithromycin

Vol 9 #2

Clodronate      

Vol 4 #3

Clopidogrel
    - Safety Update    

Vol 6 #2
Vol 7 #2

Clostridium Difficile Colitis   
   - Guidelines
   - Guidelines - Updated   

Vol 2 #1
Vol 16 #3
Vol 17 #1

Clostridium difficile Quality Assurance Initiative Vol 18 #3

Cmi Multitest Interchange        

Vol 8 #1

Community-Acquired MRSA Vol 15 #1
Corticosteriod
    - Nasal TIP to Beclomethasone
    - Topical TIP
    - Inhaler TIP

Vol 20 #3
Vol 20 #2
Vol 22 #3

Cortisporin Interchange

Vol 8 #4

Cost Containment Strategies

Vol 10 #4, Vol 11 #1

Cotrimoxazole-Induced Hyperkalemia

Vol 3 #1

COX 2 Inhibitors – Cardiovascular Effects

Vol 10 #1

Cultural Influences On Pain      

Vol #8 Pain Newletter

Cyclosporine (Neoral®)    

Vol 1 #2

Cytotoxic Agents
Cytotoxic Agents, non-Antineoplastic

Vol 8 #2
Vol 16 #1

 

 

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D

 

Dalteparin

Vol 9 #1

Danaparoid     

Vol 5 #1

Dextran 40 TIP Vol 15 #4
Dialysis Antibiotic Reminder on PCIS Vol 23 #1
Dieticians to Order Multivitamins Vol 14 #2
Diltiazem Long - Acting Interchange
                      - Once daily TIP
Vol 15 #4, Vol 16 #1
Vol 17 #1

Dipyridamole/ASA (Aggrenox)              

Vol 8 #3

Dieticians to Order Multivitamins Vol 14 #2

Divalproex Interchange

Vol 2 #3

Dolasetron - Review
                - TIP to Ondansetron

Vol 5 #1
Vol 13 #2

Donepezil

Vol 7 #2

Drotrecogin (Xigris)

Vol 10 #2

 

 

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E

 

Enoxaparin Prophylaxis Vol 12 #3
Epidural Solutions Vol 17 #1
Eprosartan TIP Vol 17 #1

Eptifibatide                              

Vol 7 #4

Ertapenem Vol 18 #2

Erythromycin as a Prokinetic Agent    

Vol 2 #3

Erythropoietin Restriction Change Vol 20 #1

Estradot

Vol 9 #2
   

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F

 

Fat Emulsion Hanging Time Vol 17 #1

Felodipine-Amlodipine Interchange                  

Vol 2 #5

Fenfluramine And Primary Pulmonary Hypertension

Vol 3 #4

Fenofibrate
  - Update in fenofibrate TIP
Vol 11 #3
Vol 19 #3
Fentanyl Patches - Safety Alert Vol 12#4
Ferrous Fumarate Vol 13 #3
Ferumoxytol Vol 21 #1, Vol 22 #2

Fexofenadine               

Vol 5 #2

Fluticasone Inhaler TIP Vol 19 #2
Fondaparinux
  - errata
  - for HIT
Vol 16 #2
Vol 16 #3

Vol 17 #3
Formoterol Vol 15 #4

 

 

G

 

Gabapentin                                                      

Vol 2 #6

Gentamicin Cream Restrictions Vol 16 #1

Grapefruit Juice-Drug Interactions

Vol 6 #2

Gliclazide MR

Vol 14 #1

   

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H

 

Health Professions Act Vol 13 #3

Heparin Standardized Protocol 
Heparin Protocol Adherence
Heparin Lower Target Addition  

Vol 2 #1, Vol 10 #1
Vol 14 #3

Vol 13 #1

Heparin Potency Change Vol 17 #1
Heparin Prophylaxis Dosing Times Vol 17 #1

Herbal Interactions With Warfarin

Vol 6 #2

Histamine-2 Blocker TIP to Ranitidine Vol 20 #3

Home IV Antibiotic Program

Vol 2 #5, Vol 3 SuppB, Vol 4 #4

H.Pylori Treatment

Vol 4 #2

H.Pylori Treatment, Revised

Vol 6 #2

Hypertensive Urgencies

Vol 5 #2

 

 

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I

 

Imipenem DUE
  - TIP to Meropenem Conversion
Vol 12 #2
Vol 20 #2
Influenza Vaccine Initiative Vol 12 #4

Informatics                                          

Vol 8 #2

Infusion Program Vol 5 #3, Vol 5 #4, Vol 7 #4, Vol 8 #4
Insulins
  - Guidelines for adding to TPN
  - Insulin Lispro TIP
Vol 13#3
Vol 16 #3

Vol 19 #2
Invasive Aspergillosis Vol 15 #3
Invasive Candidiasis Vol 15 #4
Insulins Vol 13 #3

Iron Polysaccharide (Niferex®)

Vol 8 #3

Iron Sucrose Injection (Venofer®)

Vol 9 #1, Vol 9 #3

Itraconazole

Vol 9 #2

IV-PO Dosage Form Conversion Service Vol 10 #4

 

 

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K

 

Ketorolac
  - Restrictions removed
  - PO TIP to Ibuprofen

Vol 7 #2, Vol 12 #4
Vol 16 #1

Vol 20 #3

 

 

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L

 

Lactulose and Lactulose Intolerance Vol 20 #2

Lamotrigine                                                     

Vol 2 #6

Lansoprazole TIP Vol 15 #2
Lanthanum Vol 16 #2

Latanoprost Eye Drops

Vol 8 #2

Latanoprost Updated TIP Vol 18 #3
Levetiracetam Vol 13 #1

Levofloxacin
Levofloxacin - once daily    

Vol 7 #3
Vol 10 #3

Levonorgestrel

Vol 8 #4                                              

Linezolid - Drug Interactions
              - Review
Vol 13 #2
Vol 15 #2
Lipid Lowering Medication Comparison Vol 19 #3

Lisinopril Interchange   

Vol 7 #1

Low Molecular Weight Heparins          

Vol 4 #3

LMWH For Acute Coronary Syndromes 
LMWH - Cost Containment        

Vol 7 #3
Vol 11 #1

Local Anesthetic Allergy Vol 19 #2
Losartan Vol 6 #5

Loxapine SC   

Vol 2 #4

LPN Medication Administration Policy

Vol 9 #3

 

 

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M

 

Magnesium Sulphate Vol 14 #1
Malaria Update Vol 17 #2

Medication Documentation System                  

Vol 2 #1

Medication Quality Improvement Committee    

Vol 8 #3

Meningococcal Vaccine Post Splenectomy Guidelines Vol 18 #2

Meperidine Interchange

Vol 2 #4

Meropenem
  - Conversion from Imipenem
  - Spectrum of Activity (Compared to Imipenem)
Vol 18 #2
Vol 20 #2
Vol 20 #3
Metamucil Deletion Vol 15 #4
Methadone Adaptor to Measure Dose Vol 18 #2

Methadone In Pain Control
  - Adaptor to Measure Dose
  - New PPO
  - Switch to 1mg/mL Solution
  - Liquid Dilution

Vol 3 #1
Vol 18 #2
Vol 19 #1
Vol 20 #1
Vol 20 #2

Methadone New PPO Vol 19 #1
Methylnaltrexone Restrictions Vol 19 #1

Metronidazole - for Clostridium Difficile Colitis
                     - TIP deletion           

Vol 2 #1
Vol 16 #1

Micafungin Vol 15 #4

Midazolam, Oral

Vol 1 #1

Military Physician Assistants     

Vol 8 #4

Milrinone         

Vol 6 #3

Mineral Oil Enemas Vol 17 #1

Mirtazapine     

Vol 9 #4

Mivacurium     

Vol 2 #1

Morphine Interchangeability

Vol 8 #1

Moxifloxacin Vol 11 #4
MRSA Testing by Microbiology Vol 12 #4
Multivitamin TIP
  - Multivitamin and Minerals Comparison
Vol 17 #2
Vol 19 #3

Music In Pain Control  

Vol 1 #8 Pain Nwsltr

 

 

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N

 

Narcotic Automatic Stop Order Vol 17 #2

Narcotic Equianalgesic Chart                           

Vol 1 #2, Vol 16 #3

Nasal Corticosteroids TIP to Beclomethasone Vol 20 #3, Vol 22 #2

Nebulized Opioids

Vol 1 #8 Pain Nwsltr

Nefazodone

Vol 3 #3

Neosporin TIP Vol 15 #1

Neuromuscular Blocking Drugs

Vol 2 #1

New Oral Anticoagulant Comparison Chart Vol 19 #2
Nicotine Inhaler;
NRT PPO
Vol 14 #1
Vol 15 #1

Nifedipine - Lack Of Role In Hypertensive Urgencies
               - Removal from Wardstock

Vol 5 #2
Vol 6 #4

Nifedipine XL TIP to Amlodipine Vol 17 #2

Nitroglycerin Bottles To Bags                                      

Vol 2 #3

Nitroglycerin SL Tablets To SL Spray Vol 12 #3
Norfloxacin TIP to Ciprofloxacin Vol 20 #2

Nurse Practitioners

Vol 13 #1

   

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O

 

Olanzapine - Associated Bone Marrow Suppression

Vol 4 #3

Olanzapine - Review
                  - PPO

Vol 4 #2
Vol 11 #4

Omeprazole MUPS

Vol 8 #2

Ondansetron For PONV
  - Ondansetron High Dose Warning

Vol 4 #1
Vol 19 #2

Opioids Nebulized                                           

Vol #8 Pain Nwsltr

Oseltamivir Dosing Guidelines 2012 Vol 20 #1

Oxtriphylline-Conversion To Theodur®

Vol 2 #5

Oxycodone     
  - OxyNeo Administration

Vol 8 #1
Vol 19 #2

 

 

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P

 

Pacemaker Pocket And Antibiotics      

Vol 4 #1

Paliperidone Vol 20 #3
Pancreatic Enzymes - new labelling and dosages Vol 23 #1

Pantoprazole IV

Vol 8 #1

Parenteral Therapy Standard Times Guideline Vol 16 #1
PEG Preparations Vol 18 #3
Penicillin G PO TIP to Pencillin V PO Vol 20 #2

Pentasa®

Vol 2 #6

Pharmaceutical Industry Representative - Activities
                                                         - Preceptorships

Vol 5 #1
Vol 13 #3

Pharmacist Authority
   - Update
Vol 15 #2
Vol 17 #3

Phenytoin   - Folate Interaction
                  - PICC Line Interaction
                  - Filter
                  - Clinical Pearls

Vol 4 #2
Vol 12 #2

Vol 16 #3

Vol 22 #3

Phosphate Administration Rate Vol 20 #3
Pico Salex Vol 16 #3

Piperacillin-Tazobactam - Review
                                   - TIP to Timentin

Vol 7 #1
Vol 15 #4

Piperacillin-Tazobactam Vs. Imipenem/Cilastatin

Vol 2 #2 suppl.

PONV  - Prophylaxis Guidelines 
           - new PONV orders             

Vol 6 #1
Vol 14 #2

Potassium Chloride Vials - Removal
Potassium Chloride TIP
Potassium Vials
Potassium Chloride 20 mEq/50 mL Minibags
Postassium Chloride Infusion Pump Requirements

Vol 8 #3
Vol 9 #3
Vol 11 #2

Vol 15 #3
Vol 16 #2

Pregabalin Vol 14 #2
Promethazine Vol 13 #3
Protein C Activated Vol 10 #2

Proton Pump Interchange Policy; Amendment; Update

Vol 9 #3, Vol 13 #3 Vol 16 #3,
Vol 18 #1

Pyxis Implementation

Vol 9 #1

 

 

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Q

 

Quetiapine

Vol 9 #3

Quinapril Interchange                                       

Vol 7 #1

Quinolone Ophthalmic TIP Vol 20 #1
   

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R

 

Rabeprazole TIP Vol 11 #4

Racemic Epinephrine Alternative                      

Vol 6 #1

Ramipril

Vol 4 #1

Ranitidine-Cimetidine Interchange
  - TIP (From Other H-2 Blockers)           

Vol 4 #3
Vol 20 #3

Remifentanil

Vol 5 #1

Reserved Antimicrobial Drug Program – Revised         

Vol 6 #4

Respiratory Therapist Medication Administration          

Vol 5 #4

Reteplase

Vol 9 #3

Risperidone LA Vol 14 #2
Rivaroxaban Comparison to LMWH
  - Restrictions
Vol 17 #2
Vol 18 #2, Vol 22 #2
Rivaroxaban Restrictions Vol 18 #2
Rofecoxib Vol 10 #3

Ropivacaine

Vol 5 #2

Rosiglitazone

Vol 15 #1

   

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S

 

Salmeterol; TIP MDI to Diskus

Vol 8 # 2; Vol 13 #2

Simvastatin-Statin - TIP, TIP update
                           - Ceiling Dose

Vol 5 #4, Vol 16 #1
Vol 10 #1

SOAP (Standardized Orders For Antimicrobial Prophylaxis)     

Vol 3 SuppA

Sotalol-Induced Torsade De Pointes

Vol 2 #6

Sotalol-Efficacy In Atrial Fibrillation     

Vol 5 #1

SSRI Abrupt Withdrawal Syndrome                            

Vol 2 #4

Statin TIP
  - To Atorvastatin
Vol 16 #1
Vol 18 #3

Subcutaneous Administration

Vol 8 Pain Nwsltr

Sufentanil Sublingual    

Vol 8 #1

Suggest Orders Vol 18 #1

Sumatriptan
Sumatriptan Cross-Sensitivity To Sulfa

Vol 10 #2
Vol 2 #4

Symbicort

Vol 13 #1

Symbicort Wastage Reduction Vol 18 #2
   

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T

 

Tamiflu Dosing 2012 Vol 20 #1
Tamsulosin  Vol 10 #4

Terazosin                                             

Vol 6 #2

Therapeutic Interchange Removal of Counter Signature Vol 19 #2
Thrombin Topical Vol 17 #2

Tinzaparin

Vol 3 #3

Tiotropium Vol 11 #3

Tirofiban

Vol 7 #4

Tizanidine

Vol 9 #4

Tolcapone

Vol 5 #2

Topical Corticosteroid TIP
  - Topical Vaginal Antifungals TIP to Clotrimazole
Vol 20 #2
Vol 20 #2

Topiramate

Vol 5 #3

Top-Up Doses (AUD) Vol 16 #1

TPN  -  New Forms
        -  Auto-Stop Removal
        -
   Additives
       
-
   Prescribing   

Vol 1 #1
Vol 2 #1
Vol 20 #2
Vol 5 #4

Trandolapril Therapeutic Interchange Vol 12 #4
   

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V

 

Vaccines for Splenectomized Patients Vol 18 #2
Vaginal Topical Antifungals TIP to Clotrimazole Vol 20 #2

Valacyclovir
Valacyclovir Interchange

Vol 9 #2
Vol 9 #2

Valproic Acid Interchange For Divalproex       

Vol 2 #3

Vancomycin - for Clostridium Difficile Colitis
                   - Ordering by Pharmacists 
                   - Empiric Dosing Guidelines
                   - Empiric Dosing Guidelines Update for
                     High Dose

Vol 2 #1
Vol 14 #2

Vol 16 #2

Vol 17 #3

Venlafaxine      

Vol 3 #3

Vigabatrin

Vol 2 #6

Vincristine

Vol 4 #4

Vitamin B12 TIP deletion Vol 14 #3

Voriconazole

Vol 12 #3

VTE Prophylaxis Expert Commentary Vol 19 #1
VTE Prevention Initiative Vol 17 #3
VTE Prophylaxis Orders Vol 17#2
VTE Prophylaxis Orders Revision Vol 18#3
   

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W

 

Warfarin Brand Selection         

Vol 8 # 3

Warfarin Comparison Chart to New Oral Anticoagulants Vol 19 #2

Warfarin Dosing Service          

Vol 2 # 6

Warfarin Self Management

Vol 5 # 3

 

 

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Y

 

 

 

Z

 

Zika Virus Overview Vol 23 #1
Ziprasidone Restrictions Vol 19 #1

Zopiclone        

Vol 4 #1

Zuclopenthixol

Vol 9 #3

 

 

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