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Unformatted text preview: al contraceptive use. The nurse understands that oral contraceptives are contraindicated in patients with which of the following disorders? which A. Hypertension B. Hyperglycemia C. Potential for blood clots D. Depression Which of the following questions should the nurse ask prior to the administration of sildenafil ()? administration A. “Are you currently taking medications for Are B. C. D. angina?” angina?” “Do you have a history of diabetes”? “Have you ever had an allergic reaction Have to dairy products”? to “Have you ever been treated for migraine Have headaches”? headaches”? The nurse who notes that a male client is taking finasteride (Proscar) would question the client about a history of which of the following health problems? a. b. c. d. Bladder cancer Priapism Testicular cancer Benign prostatic hyperplasia A patient is taking estrogen (Premarin) 0.3 mg/day. Which of the following should be included to reduce the risk of a cardiovascular event such as a stroke or myocardial infarction? A. A. B. B. C. C. D. D. Reduce aerobic activities. Reduce Increase dietary intake of trans fat. Increase Stop smoking. Stop Take the medication with food. Take A female patient is prescribed clomiphene (Clomid) to treat infertility. The nurse should instruct the patient that this drug will: A. promote follicular maturation and promote ovulation. B. prevent premature ovulation. B. prevent C. iincrease the blood levels of estrogen. C. ncrease D. decrease the secretion of the D. decrease gonadotropins. gonadotropins. A patient is taking finasteride (Proscar) for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). The nurse should explain that this medication: A. decreases the size of the prostate gland. A. decreases B. relaxes smooth muscle of the prostate gland. A. , , and , C. reduces the risk of prostate cancer. reduces D. improves sexual performance during D. intercourse. intercourse....
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