Hannah will be traveling to Mexico with her church group over spring break to

Hannah will be traveling to mexico with her church

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5.Hannah will be traveling to Mexico with her church group over spring break to build houses. She is concerned she may develop traveler’s diarrhea. Advice includes following normal food & water precautions as well as taking: 1.Loperamide four times a day throughout the trip2.Bismuth subsalicylate with each meal & at bedtime3.A prescription for diphenoxylate with atropine to use if she gets diarrhea4.None of the above 6.Josie is a 5-year-old patient who presents to the clinic with a 48-hour history of nausea, vomiting, & some diarrhea. She is unable to keep fluids down & her weight is 4 pounds less than her last recorded weight. Besides IV fluids, her exam warrants the use of an antinausea medication. Which of the following would be the appropriate drug to order for Josie? 7.Jim presents with complaints of “heartburn” that is minimally relieved with Tums (calcium carbonate) & is diagnosed with gastroesophagealreflux disease (GERD). An appropriate first-step therapy would be: 8.Patients who are on chronic long-term proton pump inhibitor therapy require monitoring for: 9.Sadie is a 72-year-old patient who takes omeprazole for her chronic GERD. Chronic long-term omeprazole use places her at increased risk for: 1.Megaloblastic anemia2.Osteoporosis3Hypertension
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50 ADV Pharm | TextBook | StudyGuide . 4.Strokes 10.Patrick is a 10-year-old patient who presents with uncomfortable constipation. Along with diet changes, a laxative is ordered to provide more rapid relief of constipation. An appropriate choice of medication for a 10-year-old child would be: 11.Methylnaltrexone is used to treat constipation in:
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