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Question 11 out of 1 pointsMr. Penny, age 67, was diagnosed with chronic angina several months ago and has been unable to experience adequate relief of his symptoms. As a result, his physician has prescribed ranolazine (Ranexa). Which of the following statements is true regarding the use of ranolazine for the treatment of this patient's angina?Selected Answer:Mr. Penny requires concurrent treatment with a beta blocker, nitrate, or a calcium channel blocker.Question 21 out of 1 pointsGlucocorticoids affect the metabolism of carbohydrates, protein, and fats.Selected Answer:TrueQuestion 31 out of 1 pointsA patient with a known history of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) presents to the clinic 4 days after developing a cold. He tells you he began experiencing a sore throat and nasal congestion and began to take an over the counter decongestant. Today, he complains of not urinating over the last 12 hours. He also has suprapubic fullness on exam. Which of the following medications are most likely responsible for this patient's urinary retention?Selected Answer:PhenylephriineQuestion 41 out of 1 pointsA patient on valproic acid may experience which of the following symptoms?Selected Answer:All of the aboveQuestion 51 out of 1 pointsThe Nurse Practitioner is preparing to Prescribe a medication regimen for her patient. He or she recognizes that criteria for choosing an effective drug for any disorder include:Selected Answer:Consulting nationally recognized guidelines for disease managementQuestion 60 out of 1 points
Classes of medications typically used to treat hyperthyroid conditions include:Selected Answer:ACE inhibitors, anxiolytics, and antithyroid medications.Question 70 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.Selected Answer:1.2 mcg/kg of body weight per dayQuestion 81 out of 1 pointsWhich of the following serves to protect the public by ensuring the purity of a drug and its contents?Selected Answer:Federal legislationQuestion 90 out of 1 pointsA primary therapy for patients with mild ulcerative colitis is:Selected Answer:Metronidazole (Flagyl).Question 101 out of 1 pointsThe Elderly are at high risk of Adverse Drug Reactions due to:Selected Answer:age related decrease in renal functionQuestion 111 out of 1 pointsTo minimize the risk of adverse effects of glucagon when given to an unconscious diabetic patient, as the patient regains consciousness, the nurse shouldSelected Answer:administer carbohydrates.