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A physician has ordered subcutaneous injections of morphine, a narcotic, every 4hours as needed for pain for a motor vehicle accident victim. The nurse is aware that there is a high abuse potential for this drug and that it is categorized as aSelected Answer:C-II drug.Question 21 out of 1 pointsGlargine (Lantus) is an insulin analog that essentially has no peak and is usually administered:Selected Answer:Once a day.Question 30 out of 1 pointsThe NP is examining a 34-year-old obese man with a body mass index (BMI) of 35 who complains of almost daily indigestion and heartburn for the past year with a strong acid taste in the mouth about an hour after meals, and frequent belching and awakening at night with choking. The history is negative for chronic illnesses and alarm symptoms. A diagnosis of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is made. What is the best initial treatment for the patient?Selected Answer:Ranitidine (Zantac) 150 mg bid.Question 41 out of 1 pointsA patient comes to the clinic asking for help to quit drinking alcohol. She has a 21-year history of heavy drinking and is worried about developing cirrhosis of theliver. The patient agrees to take disulfiram (Antabuse). The nurse will teach the patient that the combination of alcohol and Antabuse will cause which of the following?Selected Answer:NauseaQuestion 51 out of 1 pointsTypical adverse reactions to oral calcium-channel blockers include:Selected Answer:edemaQuestion 61 out of 1 pointsMr. Contreras is a 64-year-old patient with Type 2 diabetes. He has recently been diagnosed with hypertension. Which antihypertensive drug is the recommended choice to treat hypertension in patients with diabetes?
Selected Answer:ACE InhibitorQuestion 71 out of 1 pointsMr. Johnson is an 80 year old male who is on Digoxin therapy. The Nurse Practitioner knows they should monitor the older adult patient for which of the most common adverse reactions of digoxin?Selected Answer:confusionQuestion 81 out of 1 points/Jillian is a Nurse Practitioner. She recognizes that Nurse Practitioner prescriptive authority Is regulated by:Selected Answer:The state board of nursing for each stateQuestion 91 out of 1 pointsA Nurse Practitioner is conducting an assessment of a patient who has recently had several changes made to her drug regimen. What assessment question most directlyaddresses the safety implications of the patient's drug regimen?Selected Answer:"Do you take any herbal supplements or alternative medications?"Question 100 out of 1 pointsA patient has been started on a treatment regimen that includes levothyroxine. Select the dosage regimen that is most appropriate for a mean replacement dosage.The patient has been started on a treatment regimen that includes levothyroxine. Select the dosage regimen that is most appropriate for a mean replacement dosage.