A nurse caring for a client who has hypertension and

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18. A nurse caring for a client who has hypertension and asks the nurse about a prescription for propranolol. The nurse should inform the client that this medication is contraindicated in clients who have a history of which of the following conditions? a) Asthma 1. Rationale: Propranolol, a beta-blocker, is contraindicated in clients who have asthma because it can cause bronchospasms. Propranolol blocks the sympathetic stimulation, which prevents smooth muscle relaxation. b) Glaucoma c) Depression
4 Pharmacology Final Review d) Migraines 19. A nurse is teaching a client who has a new prescription for colchicine to treat gout. Which of the following instructions should the nurse include?
20. A nurse is teaching a client who has a urinary tract infection (UTI) and is taking ciprofloxacin. Which of the following instructions should the nurse give to the client?
21. A nurse is teaching a client who has a urinary tract infection (UTI) and is taking ciprofloxacin. Which of the following instructions should the nurse give to the client?
22. 17. A nurse is caring for a client who has cancer and a new prescription for ondansetron to treat chemotherapy-induced nausea. For which of the following adverse effects should the nurse monitor?
5 Pharmacology Final Review a. Headache Rationale: Headache is a common adverse effect of ondansetron. Analgesic relief is often required.
b. Dependent edema c. Polyuria. d. Photosensitivity

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