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Assess pulse for full minute, if <60 hold dose. Check digitalis and potassium levels
Aluminum Hydroxide (Amphojel)
Tx of GERD and kidney stones. WOF constipation
Tx of Anxiety and itching WOF: dry mouth
given for conscious sedation. Watch out for WOF: respiratory depression and hypotension.
WOF: diaphoresis, SOB, lethargy. Take missed dose any time in the day or to skip it entirely. DO NOT take double dose.
WOF for s/s of bleeding, diarrhea, fever, or rash. Stress importance of complying with prescribed dosage and follow-up appointments.
Tx of ADHD. Assess for heart related side-effects and report immediately. Child may need drug holiday because stunts growth
Tx of Hypotension, shock, and low cardiac output. Monitor ECG for arrhythmias and blood pressure
causes red-orange tears and urine
causes problems with vision and liver