January 27, 2015

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Fundamentals

Category: Fundamentals 
The half-life of digoxin is about 1.5 days. In the absence of a loading dose, about 6 days (four half-lives) are required to reach plateau. When use of the drug is discontinued, another 6 days are required for digoxin stores to be eliminated.

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