Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Oral Medications

Automated Medication Dispensing System on unit device used to store and release frequently used medications, controlled and emergency drugs.
Barcode Medication Administration System point of care software that verifies that the name of the medication, administration time, dosage, drug form, and client for whom the drug is prescribed are accurate by scanning a barcode on the drug and id band on the client.
Computerized Provider Order System method in which physicians can provide medical orders using a computer when unable to provide them verbally.
Continuous Release form of drug designed to dissolve slowly and released over time; also called extended release.
Controlled Substances drugs whose prescription and dispensing are regulated by federal law because they have the potential for abuse.
Dose amount of drug.
Drug Diversion obtaining a drug through illicit methods such as theft from a person for whom the drug has been prescribed, "doctor shopping" purchase from illegal internet pharmacies, etc.
Enteric-Coated Tablets tablet covered with a substance that does not dissolve until it is past the stomach.
Extended Release form of drug designed to dissolve slowly and be released over time; also called continuous release.
Generic Name chemical drug name that is not protected by a manufacturer's trademark.
Individual Supply single container of drugs with several days worth of doses.
Medication Administration Record agency form used to document drug administration.
Medication Order directions for administering a drug.
Medications chemicals substances that change body function.
Opioids narcotic drugs; synthetic narcotics.
Oral Route drug administration by swallowing or instillation through an enteral tube.
Created by: Jessica Venyke
Popular Nursing sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards