The drug recommended as primary prevention of osteoporosis in men over seventy years is: Men who are prescribed sildenafil (Viagra) need ongoing monitoring for: Elderly patients who are started on levothyroxine for thyroid replacement should be monitored for: Dosage changes of conjugated equine estrogen (Premarin) are made at ____ intervals. Infants with congenital hypothyroidism are treated withLevothyroxineProgesterone-only pills are recommended for women who: The ongoing monitoring of patients over the age sixty-five years taking alendronate (Fosamax) or any other bisphosphonate is: Sallie has been diagnosed with osteoporosis and is asking about the once-a-month pill to treat hercondition. How do bisphosphonates treat osteoporosis?
Medroxyprogesterone (Depo Provera) injection has an US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)black box warning due to: GLP-1 agonists:Directly bind to a receptor in the pancreatic beta cell.Prior to prescribing metformin, the provider should: The action of “gliptins” is different from other antidiabetic agents because they: DPP-4 inhibitors (gliptins) act on the incretin system to improve glycemic control. Advantages ofthese drugs include: Hypoglycemia can result from the action of either insulin or an oral hypoglycemic. Signs and symptoms of hypoglycemia include: When the total daily insulin dose is split and given twice daily, which of the following rules may be followed? The American Diabetic Association has recommended which of the following tests for ongoing management of diabetes? Lispro is an insulin analogue produced by recombinant deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) technology. Which of the following statements about this form of insulin is not true? The drugs recommended for older adults with type II diabetes include: The decision may be made to switch from twice a day (BID) NPH insulin to insulin glargine to improve glycemia control throughout the day. This is effective when:
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