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Question:

Which of the following medications is found on the ISMP’s list of high-alert medications?

A Methotrexate
Explaination

The following medications appear on the ISMP’s “high-alert medication” list: epoprostenol (Flolan), magnesium sulfate injection, methotrexate (oral, non-oncologic use), opium tincture, oxytocin (IV), nitroprusside sodium for injection, potassium chloride for injection concentrate, potassium phosphates injection, promethazine (IV), and vasopressin ( IV).