Don't Break the Cold Chain With Refrigerated and Frozen Meds

Improper storage of meds that must be refrigerated or frozen can lead to reduced shelf life, ineffective treatment, waste, etc.

Consider these tips to help maintain the "cold chain."

Give your techs our new chart, Medications Stored in the Refrigerator, to alert them to meds they might not expect to be stored in the fridge...dornase alfa (Pulmozyme), fosphenytoin, gabapentin solution, etc.

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