Expectorants guaifenesin mucinex a indications

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2. ExpectorantsGuaifenesin(Mucinex) 3. MucolyticsAcetylcysteine …sic?utm_source=share&utm_medium=ios_app&utm_name=iossmf2/24/20, 9:28 PM Page 11 of 57
poisoning)4. DecongestantsPhenylephrine, Pseudoephedrinea. Indications rhinitis (nasal congestion), MOA vasoconstriction of resp tract mucosab. S/E agitation, nervousness, palpitationsc. May cause rebound congestionfrom prolonged use (educate to limit use to 3 to 5 days) 5. AntihistaminesDiphenhydramine(1st gen), Loratadine(2nd gen) 6. Nasal GlucocorticoidsMometasone, fluticasone, budesonide(many end in -one) 1. Loop DiureticsFurosemide(Lasix)a. Indications pulmonary edema, edema (RT HF, liver or kidney disease), HTNb. MOA Blocks reabsorption of Na, Cl, and water (furosemide - think furious diuresis)c. S/E dehydration, electrolyte imbalances (hypokalemia, hyponatremia), hypotension,ototoxicity, hyperglycemiad. Nursing interventions infuse IV at 20 mg/min, weigh daily, I&O, monitor electrolytese. Pt education consume foods high in potassium (potatoes, bananas, dried fruits, nuts)2. Thiazide DiureticsHydrochlorothiazidea. Indications HTN, edema (RT HF, liver or kidney disease)b. S/E dehydration,hypokalemia, hyperglycemiac. Nursing interventions weigh daily, I&O, monitor electrolytes, encourage foods high inK 3. Potassium Sparing DiureticsSpironolactone 4. Osmotic DiureticsMannitola. Indications edema, ICP, IOP (Man I had a bad headache bc i had ICP butman it all went away when I took mannitol)b. S/E HF, pulmonary edema, renal failure, dehydration, electrolyte imbalances (Na, K)c. Must use filter needle when drawing from the vial and filter in IV tubingi. Prevents administering microscopic crystalsFurosemide and Hydrochlorothiazide - monitor for HYPOkalemiaNausea, vomiting, fatigue, leg cramps, and general weaknessSpironolactone - monitor for HYPERkalemia Weakness, fatigue, dyspnea, dysrhythmias

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