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1

What does it stand for "NSAIDs"

Nonsteroidal Anti- Inflammatory Drugs

2

What type of drugs are they? "NSAIDs"

Aspirin and Aspirin- like drugs

3

What do they do?

Reduce pain and body temp, and inhibit platelet aggregation

4

Clients should take NSAIDs with a full glass of _____ or ____ to prevent stomach irritation

Water, milk

5

Aspirin toxicity will cause ____ in the ears

Tinnitus

6

Teach client to avoid ____ when taking NSAIDs before having the surgery?

Alcohol

7

NSAIDs increase /decrease bleeding potential

Increase

8

How soon should a client stop taking NSAIDs before having surgery?

1 week

9

Kids shouldn't take NSAIDs when they have flu-like symptoms due to the risk of?

Reye's Syndrome

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