Question 271 out of 1 points A female patient with a diagnosis of type 1

Question 271 out of 1 points a female patient with a

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Question 271 out of 1 pointsA female patient with a diagnosis of type 1 diabetes mellitus has been experiencing increasing neuropathic pain in recent months, a symptom that has not responded appreciably to conventional analgesics. The patient's care provider has begun treatment with gabapentin (Neurontin). How is the addition of this drug likely to influence the management of the patient's existing drug regimen?
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Question 281 out of 1 pointsA 66-year-old woman has experienced a significant decline in her quality of life as a result of worsening rheumatoid arthritis. Her physician has prescribed etanercept andthe nurse is responsible for facilitating this new aspect of the patient's drug regimen. This will involve the administration of Question 291 out of 1 pointsA nurse is teaching a patient about his newly prescribed drug, colchicine, for gout. The nurse will instruct the patient to avoid which of the following foods? Question 301 out of 1 pointsA patient receives 25 units of NPH insulin at 7.AM. At what time of day should the nurse advise the patient to be most alert for a potential hypoglycemic reaction?
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  • Fall '13
  • Pharmacology, Blood sugar, Allopurinol, QUE S TION

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