Question 9 1 out of 1 points A 52 year old man is suffering from a deficiency

Question 9 1 out of 1 points a 52 year old man is

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Question 9 1 out of 1 points A 52-year-old man is suffering from a deficiency of exocrine pancreatic secretions and is prescribed pancrelipase (Pancrease MT). Before the medication therapy begins, the nurse will assess for allergies related to Response Feedback: Pancrelipase is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to pork protein or enzymes because the drug is derived from pork. Allergies to ragweed, pollen, and shellfish are not associated with the use of the drug. Question 10 1 out of 1 points A woman with numerous chronic health problems has been diagnosed with a benign gastric ulcer has begun treatment with ranitidine (Zantac). Which of the following teaching points should the nurse provide to this patient? Response Feedback : Smoking reverses the drug-induced inhibition of nocturnal gastric acid production and hinders ulcer healing. Cigarette smoking also is related closely to ulcer recurrence. Ranitidine should not be taken simultaneously with antacids and it does not eradicate H. pylori . It is not necessary to eat multiple small meals during the day. Question 11 1 out of 1 points A 60-year-old man has scheduled a follow-up appointment with his primary care provider stating that the omeprazole (Prilosec) which he was recently prescribed is ineffective. The patient states, “I take it as soon as I feel heartburn coming on, but it doesn't seem to help at all.” How should the nurse best respond to this patient's statement? Response Feedback: Optimal efficacy requires that omeprazole is taken daily, not just when the patient is symptomatic. A lack of immediate symptomatic relief does not necessarily indicate that the drug is ineffective. Question 12
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1 out of 1 points A patient who takes aluminum hydroxide with magnesium hydroxide (Mylanta) frequently for upset stomach, heartburn, and sour stomach is seen regularly in the clinic. The nurse should assess which of the following? Response Feedback : The nurse should monitor the patient's serum phosphate level because aluminum binds with phosphate. This can lower phosphate levels and cause an electrolyte imbalance. Blood glucose, urine specific gravity, and aspartate transaminase levels are not affected by this drug combination. Question 13 1 out of 1 points A nurse is planning care for a 59-year-old woman who is on ranitidine therapy. The nurse is concerned for the patient's safety. Which of the following would be an appropriate nursing diagnosis? Response Feedback : The appropriate nursing diagnosis related to safety would be Risk for Injury related to drug-induced somnolence, dizziness, confusion, or hallucinations. Diarrhea related to adverse effects of drug therapy and Acute Pain related to adverse drug effects, headache are appropriate nursing diagnosis for a patient taking ranitidine, but are not related to safety.
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