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Name_Cuong Le________________Medication MapDate_07-25-21___Patient Teaching What are specific teaching points related tothe use of this medication class1. Instruct patient to record their weight every day at the sametime of the day in same clothing and report weight gain or loss of3lbs or more in 1 days or 5lbs changes in 1 week.2. Advise patient that this drug can cause potassium loss, patientshould eat food high in potassium such as orange juice, raisins,bananas.3. Advise patient that they might experience increase thirst due tofluid lost while taking this drug. Therefore, frequent moth carecan help but do not drink an excessive amount of fluid, justmaintain normal fluid intake as usual.Therapeutic Labs to monitor related to the use of thismedication class1. Liver function test2. Serum electrolytes test.Indications that the medication had the expected outcome1. Acute heart failure2. Acute pulmonary edema.
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Systemic lupus erythematosus, Hypokalemia, pulmonary edema, Loop diuretic, Ethacrynic acid

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