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Unformatted text preview: dose is 300 mg 3-4 times daily 0.6-1.2 mEq/ L Monitor intake and output ratios. Assess for signs and symptoms of lithium toxicity (vomiting, diarrhea, slurred speech, decreased coordination, drowsiness, muscle weakness, or twitching). Valium/ diazepam Antianxiety (benzo-diazepine) Anxiety disorder PO: 2-10 mg 2-4 times daily IV: 2-10 mg, may repeat in 3-4 hrs as needed 100-1000 mcg/ml Monitor blood pressure, pulse, and respiratory rate prior to and periodically throughout therapy....
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This note was uploaded on 09/06/2009 for the course NUR 4355 taught by Professor Rodriguez during the Spring '09 term at FIU.
- Spring '09