meperidine

PLEASE NOTE:   Posts made to this forum should not be considered as the expressed opinions of, nor should be considered endorsed by, the Medication Safety Officer’s Society (MSOS) or the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP). 

Make sure your email is up-to-date
In order to continue to receive updates from MSOS, as well as forum posts and other valuable information as a member of MSOS, please be sure to update your email address with us, whenever it changes. If you need assistance doing so, please send an email to jgold@ismp.org

5 posts / 0 new
Last post
Catherine Valenti
Catherine Valenti's picture
Offline
Last seen: 1 month 4 days ago
Joined: 06/17/2014 - 11:07
meperidine

Hello,

Curious if any organizations have experience with removing meperidine from formulary entirely or do most still keep for restricted indications (for example: post-anesthesia shivering)?

Thanks so much for any feedback you'd be willing to share!