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A patient with bronchial asthma is prescribed a sustained-release preparation of theophylline. To help minimize the adverse effects of the drug, which of the following should the nurse suggest?Question 20 out of 1 pointsThe most effective therapy for a patient who is H. pylori positive with a gastric ulceris:Question 31 out of 1 pointsA diabetic patient being treated for obesity tells the Nurse Practitionerthat he is having adverse effects from his drug therapy. The patient has been taking dextroamphetamine for 2 weeks as adjunct therapy. Which of the following adverse effects would need the Nurse Practitioner'simmediate attention?Question 41 out of 1 pointsA Nurse Practitioneris a member of a research team that is exploring unique differences in responses to drugs that each individual possesses, based on genetic make-up. This area of study is calledQuestion 51 out of 1 pointsAn older adult who lives in a long-term care facility has recently begun taking losartan (Cozaar) for the treatment of hypertension. The nurse who provides care for this resident should recognize that this change in the resident's medication regimen make create a risk forQuestion 61 out of 1 pointsA 39-year-old African-American male is 25 pounds overweight and has been diagnosed with hypertension after three consecutive above-normal blood pressure readings. The most likely initial drug therapy for this patient will be
Question 71 out of 1 pointsA 62-year-old man is admitted to the hospital with a diagnosis of chest pain. He has an order for 0.3 mg of sublingual nitroglycerin prn for chest pain. Which of the following actions should the nurse do first when he complains of chest pain?Question 81 out of 1 pointsA Nurse Practitioner working for a drug company is involved in phase III drug evaluation studies. Which of the following might the Nurse Practitioner be responsible for during this stage of drug development?