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Uses for epoetin?

Anemia, blood loss, kidney failure

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Side effects of epoetin?

HTN
Headache

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Nursing interventions and labs for epoetin

Usually given with iron
Monitor bp
Do not shake
Onset 1-2 weeks
Increase risk for blood clot

Lab: CBC

4

MOA of neupogen

Stimulates growth and differention of one or more LEUKOCYTES (WBC)

Increase neutrophil production in bone marrow

5

Use of neupogen

Neutropenia
Chemo
Meds
Virus

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Side effects of neupogen

Fatigue
Rash
Bone pain

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Nursing implications and labs in neupogen

Assess bone pain and risk of infection
Do not shake
Give at room temp

Lab: wbc

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Example of neupogen

Filgrastin

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Example of epoetin

Epogen
Procrit

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MOA of epoetin

Stimulates bone marrow to produce red blood cells