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Unformatted text preview: ACTIVE LEARNING TEMPLATE: Medication Abigail Olmeda STUDENT NAME _____________________________________ Tetracycline MEDICATION __________________________________________________________________________ REVIEW MODULE CHAPTER ___________ CATEGORY CLASS ______________________________________________________________________ PURPOSE OF MEDICATION Expected Pharmacological Action broad spectrum abntibiotics that inhibit micro organism growth by preventing protein synthesis Therapeutic Use acne vulgaris, periodontal disease, rickettsial infection, urethra or cervix infectio, brucellosis, pneumonia, lyme disease, anthrax, Gi infection Complications Gi discomfort, yellow or brown tooth discoloration, hypoplasia of tooth enamel, hepatotoxicity, photosensitivity, suprainfection, dizziness, lightheadedness Medication Administration Uncomplicated urethral, endocervical, or rectal infection: 500 mg orally 4 times a day for at least 7 days Contraindications/Precautions Preg risk D taking after 4th motnh of pregnancy can stain the deciduous teeth but dont affect permanaent teeth . caution in liver and kiney disease. Interactions interation with milk producets, calcium and iron supplements, laxatives containing magnesiu and antacids causes formation of nonabsorbabe chelated thus reducong the absorption of tetracylines decrease the efficacy of oral contraceptives Evaluation of Medication Effectiveness decrease in manifestations of infection, and yeast infections ACTIVE LEARNING TEMPLATES Nursing Interventions monitor for nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, monitor I&O, suggest takin doxycycline and minocycline with meals, although food can reduce abbsorption, avoid taking at bedtime to reduce risk of esophageal ulceration. avoid admin to children younger than 8 and clients who are pregnant. avoid admin highly daily doses IV ClientofEducation wear protective clothing and use sunscreen with an SPF of 30 or higher while outdoors in sunlight . notify provider of diarrhea or manifestations of a yeast infection, take care with ambulation and to report these findings if they occur THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURE A7 ...
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