What Are You Struggling With?
50 Most Commonly Prescribed MedicationsGrab My Free CheatsheetDo You Know the 50 Most Commonly Prescribed Meds in the US? Our cheatsheet can help...

Magnesium Sulfate (MgSO4) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

Play Episode
Magnesium Sulfate (MgSO4) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

What is the Generic Name for MgSO4?

magnesium sulfate

What is the Trade Name for magnesium sulfate?

MgSO4

What are the Indications of Magnesium Sulfate (MgSO4) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

treatment of hypomagnesaemia, hypertension, preterm labor, torsade de pointes, asthma,
anticonvulsant with eclampsia

What are the Actions of Magnesium Sulfate (MgSO4) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

magnesium plays a role in muscle excitability

What is the Therapeutic Class of Magnesium Sulfate (MgSO4) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

mineral and electrolyte replacements/supplements

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Magnesium Sulfate (MgSO4) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

minerals/electrolytes

Check Out the Full List of Nursing Medications in the Study Guide!

50 Most Commonly Prescribed MedicationsDo You Know the 50 Most Commonly Prescribed Meds in the US? Our cheatsheet can help...
Grab My Free Cheatsheet

Date Published - Oct 12, 2018
Date Modified - May 28, 2018

NRSNG Team

Written by NRSNG Team

Our mission at NRSNG is to provide you with the tools and confidence you need to succeed in nursing school, on the NCLEX®, and in your life as a nurse.