Question 11 out of 1 pointsA 33-year-old woman has irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). The physician has prescribed simethicone (Mylicon) for her discomfort. Which of the following will the nurse monitor most closely during the patient's drug therapy? Question 21 out of 1 pointsA patient has been prescribed a histamine-2 (H 2) receptor antagonist for the treatment of GERD. Why are H 2RAs more effective than H 1 receptor antagonists in the treatment of diseases of the upper GI tract? Question 31 out of 1 pointsA patient who takes aluminum hydroxide with magnesium hydroxide (Mylanta) frequently for upset stomach, heartburn, and sour stomach is seen regularly in the clinic. The nurse should assess which of the following? Question 41 out of 1 pointsA nurse is aware that diphenoxylate HCl with atropine sulfate is an effective adjunct in the treatment of diarrhea. For which of the following patients could the administration of this drug be potentially harmful?
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- Summer '15
- atropine, Ranitidine, appropriate response