Flashcards in Module 11 (part of test 4) Deck (53):
What does an analgesic do?
What is an opioid analgesic?
natural/synthetic morphine-like drug
Where are opioid receptors located?
brain and spinal cord
Opioids are used to reduce _____ to ____ pain?
What is a narcotic?
Any morphine-like drug
Opium comes from?
What is the natural opioid narcotic called?
What is the synthetic opioid narcotic called?
Opioids interact with binding sites in the _____ with their highest concentration in the _______ system?
What is the term for our own natural opiates?
What was the prototype narcotic analgesic?
What drug is used to reduce Nausea produced by narcotics?
Morphine causes ________ which means pupillary constriction?
What is the number 1 cause of death from OD of narcotics?
What is the average dose of Morphine VS. the Addicts Dose?
What drug is used in the treatment of opioid addiction?
What is the difference between Methadone and Heroin/Morphine?
it isn't Euphoric
What is the number 1 Narcotic used in Hospitals?
What is the potency of Demerol when compared to Morphine?
75mg demerol = 10 mg morphine
Can you use Demerol ln a patient who is on anti-depressants?
What drug is 10 x more potent than morphine?
Dilaudid is only used for ______ pain?
Codeine derivative are ______ as potent as Morphine?
Dilaudid is a ________ form of morphine?
Percocet is a combination of what 2 drugs?
Oxycodone with Aspirin = _________
What drug mixture gives RAPID pain relief and is in capsule form NOT tablet?
Tylox- oxycodone and acetaminophen
What is the Controlled Release oral form of Oxycodone?
What is good about OxyContin OP and what is bad?
Good- can't crush up and snort/shoot up
Bad- side effects/absorption
Ibprofen + Hydrocodone = _________
Acetaminophen + Hydrocodone = ________
What semi-synthetic Codeine derivative is used with very low levels of acetaminophen?
Codeine is _______ and more active ______?
Codeine is used to treat ______ to _____ pain?
Codeine has an increased sedation effect for people taking what 3 drugs?
St. John's Wort
What drug is used in the treatment of TMD?
What 2 drugs have propoxyphene as their main component?
Darvocet is ______ + propoxyphene?
What 2 drugs are just as effective as Aspirin or Acetaminophen ALONE?
Hydrocodone is a schedule _____ drug?
Oxycodone is a schedule ______ drug?
What drugs were replaced by Benzodiazepines?
Do Non-Narcotic Analgesics act on the CNS?
Aspirin is _________ which is a component of?
willow tree bark
Aspirin reduces pain by inhibiting what?
Aspirin is used in the treatment of gout due to its _______ agent?
What is a prophylactic dose of Aspirin? What is an effective dose?
(2) 325 mg tabs
Aspirin can't be given to people under ______ years old due to ______ syndrome?
What are 2 common side effects of Aspirin?
Acetaminophen is more commonly called?
Does Tylenol affect platelets?
Tylenol can cause ______/_______ failure if too much is taken?