Emergency drugs are those which are classified under this category because they are needed immediately, like in case of cardiac arrest and hypersensitivity. These dosages also should be designed and can only be taken with a proper guidance of a medical practitioner. There is list of medicine available in this category. Generally, the goal of using emergency drugs is to prevent the patient from deteriorating to an arrest situation. This article helps nurses who don’t work in ICUs or EDs to understand emergency drugs and their use. And these are one of the important part in setting up emergency medicine or care department.