A nurse is caring for a client who is to start

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24. A nurse is caring for a client who is to start therapy with lovastatin.The nurse should prepare the client for which of the followingdiagnostic assessments? Hmg reductase (lowers LDLS) Rational: hepatotoxicity 25. A nurse is teaching a client who is to start taking cromolyn. Whichof the following informationshould the nurse include in theteaching? 26. A nurse is reviewing a client’s laboratory results beforeadministering furosemide40 mg IV bolus. For which of the followingvalues should the nurse withhold the medication and contact theprovider?ADVERSE EFFECTS: Hypotension, ototoxicity, dehydration,hyponatremia, hypochloremia,HYPOKALEMIA, DecreasedHDL, IncreasedLDL,HYPERGLYCEMIA, HYPERURECEMIA,Chapter 19 page 143
Furosemide (Lasix) excrete potassium; monitor K+ FYI: acts on ascending loop of Henle to excrete excess fluid fromedema, and HF. 27. A nurse is providing teaching to a client who has a new prescriptionfor phenelzine (MAOI). Which of the following foods should thenurse instruct the client to avoid? Page 58 rationale is same asnumber 61 Phenelzine - MAOI - blocks MAO in the brain = increases norepi, epi, dopamine, serotonin, and tyramine. Relieves depression.Tyramine-rich foods can lead to hypertensive crisis: aged cheese, pepperoni, salami, avocados, figs, bananas, smoked fish,soups, soy sauce, beer, red wine28. A nurse is assessing a client who is receiving heparintherapy fordeep-vein thrombosis. Which of the following findings shouldindicate to the nurse that the therapy is effective? P .191 pdf

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