Flashcards in 00 OTC Deck (91)
What is a Class I drug recall?
Use or exposure will cause serious adverse health consequences or death
What is the classification of Premature?
< 38 weeks
What is the classification of Newborn/Neonate?
Birth - 1 month
What is the classification of Infant/Baby?
1 - 12 months
What is the classification of Toddler?
1 - 3.5 years
What is the classification of Preschool?
3.5 - 6 years
What is the classification of Older Child?
6 - 12 years
What is the classification of Adolescent?
13 - 18 years
At what age do packages for cough/cold products say "do not use"?
< 4 years (FDA recommends < 2 years)
At what age does the FDA say "do not use" for antihistamines?
< 2 years
How do basal thermometers work for ovulation?
Resting BBT below normal during first part of reproductive cycle. After ovulation, BBT raises 0.4-1 degree F d/t increase in progesterone. Most fertile period X24-36 hours after BBT rises
What hormone do female ovulation products detect?
Changes in LH, which increases sharply just prior to ovulation (~12-36 hours before)
What are some ovulation detection products?
Clearblue easy, First response, OvuQuick
What is considered a Low Sperm Count?
< 20 million/mL
What hormone do home pregnancy tests detect?
hCG in urine, usually detectable 1-2 weeks following conception. Use AM urine
What hormone do menopausal tests detect?
FSH in urine. Perimenopausal FSH in urine: 110, Positive result: > 25
What are some menopause test products?
Menocheck, Estroven, Menopause monitor
What product can be used for home HIV testing?
Home Access kits
What do Fecal Occult Blood Tests detect?
Detect occult blood in feces with a colorimetric assay for Hgb (blue-green +). Can get false positive d/t red meat and iron supplements
What are some Fecal Occult Blood Test products?
ColoCare, EZ Detect
What products detect Ketones in the Urine?
Ketostix, Acetest, Chemstrip K. This is good during sick days in DM patients
What types of samples can be used for at home drug tests?
Urine or Hair. Usually mail in sample and wait for results
What are the names of the different B vitamins?
The Rabbit Needs Prayer For Comfort: Thiamine (B1), Riboflavin (B2), Niacin (B3), Pyridoxine (B6), Folic acid (B9), Cyanocobalamin (B12)
Which calcium has the highest % elemental calcium?
Carbonate (needs to be taken with food)
Which calcium has the highest bioavailability?
Citrate (can take without meals)
What are the different Irons and their % of elemental iron?
Fumarate (33%), Sulfate (22%), Gluconate (11%)
What is Bitter Orange?
Herbal stimulant, used for weight loss
What herbals are often used to help with sleep?
What are the most common herbals that INCREASE anti-coagulant effect, increase INR?
(4 Gs): Garlic, Ginger, Ginko, Glucosamine