Quick Links Logout Edward Luschinski MY HOME PAGE COURS ES HEL P 1. NURS-6521N-29,Advanced Pharmacology.2019 Spring Qtr 02/25-05/19-PT27 2. Quizzes 3. Review Test Submission: Week 5 - Quiz NURS-6521N-29,Advanced Pharmacology.2019 Spring Qtr 02/25- 05/19-PT27 COURSE HOME SYLLABUS COURSE CALENDAR COURSE OVERVIEW COURSE INFORMATION RESOURCE LIST CLASS CAFÉ CONTACT THE INSTRUCTOR MY GRADES DOC SHARING WEBLIOGRAPHY KALTURA MEDIA UPLOADER WEEK 1 WEEK 2 WEEK 3 WEEK 4 WEEK 5 WEEK 6 WEEK 7 WEEK 8 WEEK 9 WEEK 10 WEEK 11 DISCUSSIONS ASSIGNMENTS QUIZZES
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Response Feedback: Muscle twitching is an early symptom of lithium toxicity and should be reported immediately. Muscle twitching indicates that a dosage change may be needed. Increased thirst and urination are acute effects of lithium, whereas hair loss is a chronic adverse effect. Question 3 1 out of 1 points A patient who has been taking buspirone (BuSpar) for 1 week calls the clinic and reports to the nurse that the drug is not working. The patient informs the nurse that she is still having symptoms of anxiety. The nurse will tell the patient that Response Feedback: The nurse will inform the patient that it will likely take 3 to 4 weeks of treatment before she notices consistent relief of her anxiety. However, some improvement is often seen within 7 to 10 days of starting therapy. Since the patient had only been taking the drug 1 week, there is no need to inform the physician. The nurse would not make the assumption that the medication is not going to work for the patient nor
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