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IV compatibilities

posted Nov 24, 2009, 12:47 AM by DERC 藥物教育資源中心

(Originally posted on 2004-06-13)

The following information can serve as a quick reference for in-patient pharmacist to check IV orders written by doctors for very commonly used parenterals.

Drugs compatible with D5W only:

  • Amiodarone
  • Acetylcysteine
  • ATP
  • Labetolol

Drugs compatible with NS only:

  • DDAVP
  • Dihydralazine
  • Frusemide
  • Phenytoin

Drugs compatible with both D5W & NS:

  • Aminophylline
  • Ca Gluconate*
  • Digoxin
  • Diltiazem
  • Dobutrex
  • Dopamine
  • Esmolol
  • Glyceryl trinitrate
  • Heparin
  • Hydrocortisone
  • Isoprenaline
  • Isosorbibe dinitrate
  • KCl
  • MgSO4*
  • Naloxone
  • Pantoprazole
  • Streptokinase
  • Tramadol*
  • Tranexamic acid

* also compatible with Lactated Ringer's

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