IVPB via Infusing IV
Check compatibility between the IVPB medication and the infusing IV solution. Either prime IVPB tubing or retroflush tubing Lower primary IV bag: The highest drip chamber runs Open clamp on IVPB secondary tubing Set drip rate using clamp on primary IV tubing
Keep in mind the number one principle:
The highest drip chamber wins!!!! (Gravity Rules!)
IVPB via Intermittent Device
Prime Primary IV tubing with IVPB solution. Connect to IV site using needleless adapter.