she will feel some pain but she will receive some pain medication as needed She

She will feel some pain but she will receive some

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wedge placed under her hip to tilt her uterus to one side. she will feel some pain but she will receive some pain medication as needed. She will feel drowsy due to the anesthesia but it will wear off in a few hours. Once the effects of anesthesia begin to fade, she'll be encouraged to drink plenty of fluids and walk. This helps prevent constipation and deep vein thrombosis Explain some of the medications that may be ordered for her to ° take. Name and explain 3. She may take ibuprofen to supplement the epidural drug for pain relief.She may be ordered to take colace to relieve constipation if she is experiencing it.She may be ordered to take simethicone to treat uncomfortable gas and bloating
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You are reviewing discharge teaching of a cesarean patient with her. You tell her that compliance is important. Teach her 2 thing that you hope she complies with. I would advise her to Take it easy. Rest when possible. Try to keep everything that she and your baby might need within reach. For the first few weeks, avoid lifting anything heavier than the baby. Also, avoid lifting from a squatting position. Also, Avoid sex. To prevent infection, avoid sex for six weeks after the C-section
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