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Example MedicationRequest/medrx0320 (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 "medrx0320"

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

status: completed

intent: order


*insulin glargine 100 UNT/ML Injectable Solution [Lantus] (RxNorm#285018)

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

authoredOn: 2015-01-15

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


*On subcutaneous insulin for diabetes mellitus (finding) (SNOMED CT#473189005)


sequence: 1

text: 20 Units SC three times daily

timing: 3 per 1 days

route: Subcutaneous (qualifier value) (SNOMED CT#263887005)



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

numberOfRepeatsAllowed: 6

quantity: 10 mL (Details: UCUM code mL = 'mL')


*30daysUnified Code for Units of Measure (UCUM)d


Other examples that reference this example:

  • MedicationAdministration/SC Injection
  • MedicationDispense/Insulin

    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.