Question 25 1 out of 1 pointsA 65-year-old woman has an advanced form of rheumatoid arthritis. Her treatment includes a regular dosage of methotrexate. The nurse will advise her to take which of the following vitamin supplements while taking the drug? Question 26 1 out of 1 pointsA patient is taking gabapentin (Neurontin) for spasticity associated with multiple sclerosis. Which of the following should be the priority for monitoring?
Question 27 1 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 and the nurse is responsible for facilitating this new aspect of the patient's drug regimen. This will involve the administration of Question 28 1 out of 1 pointsA patient with diabetes has had a cough for 1 week and has been prescribed a cough syrup (anexpectorant). What special instructions should the nurse include in the patient teaching for this situation? Question 29 1 out of 1 pointsA 33-year-old man has developed acute gouty arthritis. He has been prescribed colchicine. When developing a care plan for this patient, which factor will be most important for the nurse to consider? Question 30
1 out of 1 points A male patient is to begin glyburide (Diabeta) for type 2 diabetes. Before the drug therapy begins, a priority action by the nurse will be to assess the patient's
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- Fall '13
- Pharmacology, Blood sugar, Allopurinol