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Improper drug administration can lead to feeding tube occlusion, increased toxicity or reduced efficacy of the drug.*

According to one survey, 74% of hospital staff used at least 2 incorrect methods to administer drugs via feeding tubes.*

* Beckwith, M. C., Feddema, S. S., Barton, R. G., & Graves, C. (2004). A Guide to Drug Therapy in Patients with Enteral Feeding Tubes: Dosage Form Selection and Administration Methods. Hospital Pharmacy, 39(3), 225–237. https://doi.org/10.1177/001857870403900308