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Chapter 25. Drugs Used in Treating Inflammatory ProcessesMultiple ChoiceIdentify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.____1.Henry presents to clinic with a significantly swollen, painful great toe and is diagnosed with gout. Ofthe following, which would be the best treatment for Henry?1.High-dose colchicine2.Low-dose colchicine3.High-dose aspirin4.Acetaminophen with codeine____2.Patient education when prescribing colchicine includes:1.Colchicine may be constipating.2.Colchicine always causes some degree of diarrhea.3.Mild muscle weakness is normal.4.Moderate amounts of alcohol are safe with colchicine.____3.Larry is taking allopurinol to prevent gout. Monitoring of a patient who is taking allopurinol includes:1.Complete blood count2.Blood glucose3.C-reactive protein4.BUN, creatinine, and creatinine clearance____4.Phil is starting treatment with febuxostat (Uloric). Education of patients starting febuxostat includes:1.Gout may worsen with therapy.2.Febuxostat may cause severe diarrhea.3.He should consume a high-calcium diet.4.He will need frequent CBC monitoring.____5.Sallie has been taking 10 mg per day of prednisone for the past 6 months. She should be assessed for:1.Gout2.Iron deficiency anemia3.Osteoporosis4.Renal dysfunction____6.Patients whose total dose of prednisone will exceed 1 gram will most likely need a second prescription for:1.Metformin, a biguanide to prevent diabetes2.
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