Red Alert: What You Need for the NCLEX

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Hematology Values

Red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets, and hemoglobin levels are hematology values that you will see on the NCLEX.

Therapeutic Drug Levels

Digoxin, Lithium, Dilantin, and Theophylline are therapeutic drug levels that you need to know by heart so that you can answer the questions that provides the abnormal lab values.

Toxicity: Reverse Agents

Heparin, Coumadin, Ammonia, Acetaminophen, Iron, Digoxin, and Alcohol Withdrawal have reverse agents that you need to know and not get confused with one another.

Information included in the lab tests may vary slightly based on methods. I did not include every single lab value that is necessary for the NCLEX. The mentioned are the frequent lab values that are tested.