Flashcards in RN Pharm Online 2013 B Deck (19):
What should the nurse report to the provider of a pt on gentamicin?
“I have to turn the volume up to hear”
Pt is taking sumatriptan. What should pt monitor and report to provider?
- chest pain
- white patches on tongue
Pt is taking zidovudine. What should the nurse monitor?
- Serum albumin
- Serum creatinine
Teaching for profiled epinephrine injector:
Massage site for 10 seconds after injection
Teaching for trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole:
Drink 8 - 10 glasses of water daily
Pt scheduled for intravenous pyelography. Which food allergy placed pt at risk for an allergic reaction to the contrast medium?
Antidote for diazepam
What hx should concern the nurse on a pt about to start timolol?
Hx of bradycardia
A contraindication for ciprofloxacin:
- Tendonitis, so haven’t been able to exercise
- Been a preschool teacher for 3 yrs
- Take medicine for thyroid
- Allergy to sulfa
What should the pt monitor and report to provider who is taking lisinopril?
- Blurred vision
- Facial flushing
- Dry cough
If pt is allergic to penicillin, they may also have a hypersensitivity to:
Cephalexin a Cephalosporin
What indicates atenolol has been effective?
- Increased urinary output
- Decreased inflammation
- Decreased BP
- Increased libido
Enlapril and spironolactone, should monitor:
Amitriptyline, pt should report which AE?
- Urinary retention
- Decreased libido
What indicated pegfilgrastim for cancer has been effective?
- Increased hemoglobin
- Increased platelets
- Increased potassium levels
- Increased WBC count
Increased WBC count
What med should nurse adm for a pt receiving tx for opioid addiction?
What should nurse include in teaching for a pt taking warfarin:
- Return to lab in 1 month for coagulation test
- Maintain legs in dependent position when sitting
- Increase intake of vit K-rich foods
- Report stools that appear black to provider
Report stools that appear black to provider
What med should the doctor discontinue it pt is starting lithium?