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Example MedicationRequest/medrx0324 (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 "medrx0324"

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

status: completed

intent: order


*Acetaminophen 240 mg rectal suppository (SNOMED CT#322254008)

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

authoredOn: 2015-01-15

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


*Scarlet Fever (disorder) (SNOMED CT#30242009)


sequence: 1

text: Insert one suppository rectally twice daily as needed for fever to a maximim of 3 per day

additionalInstruction: Do not take with any other paracetamol products (qualifier value) (SNOMED CT#418637003)

timing: 2 per 1 days

asNeededFor: Fever (finding) (SNOMED CT#386661006)


maxDosePerPeriod: 720 mg (Details: UCUM code mg = 'mg')/1 d (Details: UCUM code d = 'd')


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

numberOfRepeatsAllowed: 3

quantity: 30 RECSUPP (Details: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-orderableDrugForm code RECSUPP = 'Rectal Suppository')


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


*trueformulary policy (ActReason#FP)


Other examples that reference this example:

  • MedicationAdministration/Rectal
  • MedicationDispense/Suppository

    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.