IV forms of bisphosphonates are used for all the following except Persons with

Iv forms of bisphosphonates are used for all the

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IV forms of bisphosphonates are used for all the following except: Persons with advancing renal dysfunction what is the established frequency of repeating DEXA imaging after starting bisphosphonates There is no evidence based time line for monitoring after the first 2 years the drug recommended as a primary prevention of osteoporosis in men over the age 70 years old is aldendronate (Fosamax) what is the duration of SERM use for menopausal issues the bone health impact allows long-term use Why are SERMS generally not ordered for women early into menopause? The rapid onset of severe hot flashes can be unbearable Ashley comes to the clinic with a request for oral contraceptives. She has successfully used oral contraceptives before and has recently started dating a new boyfriend so would like to restart contraception. She denies recent intercourse and has a negative urine pregnancy test in the clinic. An appropriate plan of care would be: Prescribing oral contraceptives and having her start them the same day, with a back up method used for the first seven days Shana is receiving her first Depo Provera injection. Monitor for what? Depression Infants with congenital hypothyrdoism are treated with: Levothyroxine
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Prophylactice use of bisphosphonates is recommended for patients with early osteopenia related to long-term use of which of the following drugs? Glucocorticoids In addition to methimazole, a symptomative patient with hyperthyroidism may need a prescription for: A beta blocker When starting a patient with hypothyroidism on thyroid replacement hormones, patient education would include the following: It may take 4-8 weeks to get to euthyroid symptomatically and by lab testing Goals of treatment when treating hypothyroidism with thyroid replacement include: All of the above
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