Nurse's Drug Handbook - 22nd Ed. (2023)

Nurse's Drug Handbook - 22nd Ed. (2023)
22nd Ed.
2023 © Jones & Bartlett Learning
Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN-13: 978-1-284-27410-3
Nursing, Advanced Practice Nursing, Pharmacy/Pharmacology


2023 Nurse’s Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference. Updated annually, it provides accurate and timely facts on hundreds of drugs from A-Z. Written in a straightforward style with approachable terminology, it offers concise and consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically.

The 2023 Nurse’s Drug Handbook includes:

  • • Index of all generic, trade, and alternate drug names
  • • Chemical and therapeutic classes, FDA pregnancy risk category, and controlled substance schedule
  • • Indications and dosages, as well as route, onset, peak, and duration information
  • • Incompatibilities and contraindications
  • • Interactions with drugs, food, and activities
  • • Adverse reactions
  • • Nursing considerations, including key teaching points for patients
  • • Mechanism-of-action illustrations
  • • Warnings and precautions
  • • Updated appendices, including Uncommon Drugs
  • • Bolded life-threatening Adverse Drug Reactions (ADRs)

New drugs added to the 2023 Nurse's Drug Handbook include: Aducanumab-avwa, Atogepant, Baricitini, Cabotegravi, Dasiglucagon, Difelikefalin, Evinacumab-dgnb, Finerenone, Ibrexafungerp, Inclisiran, Molnupiravir, Nirmatrelvir, Ponesimod, Tezepelumab-ekko, Tralokinumab-ldrm, Vericiguat

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