TABLE 1.

The 10 Most Frequently Used Drugs in the NICU

Medication*NumberPercentage
Gentamicin20414.1
Morphine1198.3
Vancomycin1107.6
Benzylpenicillin986.8
Theophylline815.6
Aminophylline795.5
Frusemide694.8
Vitamin K453.1
6% Sodium chloride412.8
Phosphate382.6
  • * Italics indicate unlicensed or off-label use.