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Flashcards in Peptic Ulcer Disease Deck (19):
1

Where are most peptic ulcer's found?

Gastric and duodenal

2

When a client has ulcers, what will the vomit look like?

Coffee ground

3

When a client has ulcers, what would the stool look like?

Black tarry

4

What medication should be avoided

NSAIDS

5

Is Tylenol (acetaminophen ) A NSAID?

No

6

Gastric ulcers are in the

Stomach

7

Duodenal ulcer r in the ?

Duodenum

8

Does the stomach increase in gastric ulcers ?

No normal production

9

Does the stomach acid increase in duodenal ulcers ?

Yes increase production

10

Where does the pain occur in gastric ulcers ?

Mid epigastric region

11

Where does the pain occur in duodenal ulcers ?

Mid epigastric region

12

When does the pain occur in gastric ulcers?

With meals or at after eating

"Starve a gastric ulcer"

13

When does the pain occur duodenal ulcers?

On an empty stomach

"Feed a a duodenal ulcer"

14

What type of medication will be giving to decreased gastric acid production in duodenal ulcers ?

H2 blockers and proton pump inhibitor's

15

What are medications examples of H2 blockers?

Zantac (Renitidine)

Tagamet ( cimetidine)

16

What are medication examples of proton pump inhibitor's?

Generic ending in "zole"
Nexium (esomeprazole)
Protonix ( pantoprazole)
Prilosec ( omeprazole)

17

_____ are prescribed to neutralize gastric acid's?

Antiacids

18

What should you teach a class with ulcers to avoid?

Smoking and alcohol

19

What bacteria is responsible for most peptic ulcer's?

H pylori

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