Question 191 out of 1 pointsA nurse is caring for a 46-year-old patient of Chinese origin who hasbipolar disorder. The physician has prescribed lithium carbonate (Eskalith) to treat the disorder. The nurse is aware that the lithium dose will likely be given in a Question 200 out of 1 pointsThe nurse practitioner orders Amoxicillin 250 mg/5 ml tid for 10 days? The nurse practitioner would expect the pharmacist to fill theprescription bottle with how many ml?Question 21 1 out of 1 points
A nurse is providing a patient with a list of drugs as a part of the patient's plan of care. Which of the following drug nomenclatures should the nurse use to list the drugs? Question 221 out of 1 pointsA nurse receives an order to administer a critically ill patient two drugs immediately (stat). The nurse begins the process by Question 231 out of 1 pointsA patient has been prescribed a Scheduled 5 drug, an example of this drug isQuestion 241 out of 1 pointsThese drugs have a potential for abuse, but the potential is lower than for drugs on Schedule 2. These drugs contain a combination ofcontrolled and noncontrolled substances. Use of these drugs can cause a moderate to low physiologic dependence and a higher psychological dependence. A verbal order can be given to the pharmacy and the prescription can be refilled up to five times within 6 months. Examples include certain narcotics (codeine) and nonbarbiturate sedatives. This is scheduled drugQuestion 25 1 out of 1 points
A nurse is a member of a research team that is exploring unique differences in responses to drugs that each individual possesses, based on genetic make-up. This area of study is called
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- Summer '15
- Pharmacology, elevated blood pressure, Pseudoephedrine, phenylephrine, U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency