Safeguard Against Accidental IV Administration of Certain Meds

Wrong-route errors with injectable sumatriptan (Imitrex, etc) will put focus on preventing accidental IV administration of meds.

Injectable sumatriptan is used for migraine and should ONLY be given subcutaneously...giving it IV can increase blood pressure.

But there are reports of it being given IV by mistake...when it's injected at the same time as other IV meds.

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