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Example MedicationRequest/medrx0305 (Narrative)

Pharmacy Work GroupMaturity Level: N/AStandards Status: InformativeCompartments: Encounter, Patient, Practitioner

This is the narrative for the resource. See also the XML, JSON or Turtle format. This example conforms to the profile MedicationRequest.

Generated Narrative: MedicationRequest

Resource MedicationRequest "medrx0305"

identifier: http://www.bmc.nl/portal/prescriptions/12345689 (use: OFFICIAL)

status: completed

intent: order



code: alprazolam 0.25 MG Oral Tablet (RxNorm#308047)

subject: Patient/pat1: Donald Duck "Donald DUCK"

encounter: Encounter/f001: encounter who leads to this prescription

authoredOn: 2015-01-15

requester: Practitioner/f007: Patrick Pump "Simone HEPS"


sequence: 1

text: 0.25mg PO every 6-12 hours as needed for menses from Jan 15-20, 2015. Do not exceed more than 4mg per day

additionalInstruction: Warning. May cause drowsiness. If affected do not drive or operate machinery. Avoid alcoholic drink (qualifier value) (SNOMED CT#418914006)

timing: Starting 2015-01-15, Once per 6-12 hours, Until 2015-01-20

asNeededFor: Dysmenorrhea (disorder) (SNOMED CT#266599000)

route: Oral Route (SNOMED CT#26643006)


maxDosePerAdministration: 4 mg (Details: UCUM code mg = 'mg')


validityPeriod: 2015-01-15 --> 2016-01-15

numberOfRepeatsAllowed: 1

quantity: 30 TAB (Details: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-orderableDrugForm code TAB = 'Tablet')


*10daysUnified Code for Units of Measure (UCUM)d


*trueformulary policy (ActReason#FP)

Generated Narrative: Medication #med0314

code: alprazolam 0.25 MG Oral Tablet (RxNorm#308047)


Other examples that reference this example:

  • Consent/Consent-Not-This
  • MedicationAdministration/Precondition
  • MedicationAdministration/Patch
  • MedicationDispense/Oral

    Usage note: every effort has been made to ensure that the examples are correct and useful, but they are not a normative part of the specification.