October 1, 2016

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Medical Surgical Nursing

Category: Medical Surgical Nursing 
Acetaminophen can be given at a dosage of 500-1000 mg orally every 6 hours, not to exceed 4000 mg/day maximum for short-term use. Total acetaminophen doses should not exceed 2000 mg/day for older patients and for those with liver disease.