Assess bowel function Narcan is respiratory depress ion antidote Orthostatic

Assess bowel function narcan is respiratory depress

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Assess bowel function. Narcan is respiratory depress ion antidote. Orthostatic hypotension-change positions slowly. Crosses placenta and breast milk - may cause respiratory depression in new born. Terbutalin Trade Name: Brethine Classification: adrenergics Dosage/Route/Frequency: IV 2.5-10 mcg/min infusion; Increase by 5 mcg/min q 10 min. until contractions stop (do not exceed 30 mcg/min) After contractions have stopped for 30 min reduce infusion rate to lowest effective amount and maintain for 4-8 hr. Action: Relaxes muscles in the uterus. Management of pre-term labor. Used to arrest labor. Side Effects: angina or chest pain, irregular heartbeats or a fluttering heart, seizures, tremor, weakness, headache, nausea, and vomiting Nursing Implications:(Considerations) : Monitor maternal pulse and BP, frequency and duration of contractions and FHR. Notify provider if contractions persist or increase in frequency or fetal distress occur. Unisom
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Sleep aid and help relieve allergy and cold symptoms. s/e : drowsiness, dizziness, h/a, constipation, stomach upset, blurred vision. Decreased coordination, dry mouth/nose/ throat. Unasyn Antibacterial , used for treating infections due to susceptible strains of the designated microorganism. s/e: pain at injection site, diarrhea, and rash. Vancomycin Used for bacterial infections s/e: pain, rednes, and tenderness. “RED MAN SYNDROME” Vistaril Generic Name: jhydroxyzine Classification: adrenergics Dosage/Route/Frequency: : PO 25-100mg 4 times /day, max 600mg/day; IM 0.5-1 mg q 4-6hr Action: postpartum mood disorders, sedation, to potentiate opioid analgesics, pruritis, allergic reaction. Depresses sub-cortical levels of CNS, including limbic system, reticular formation; competes with H1-receptor sites Side Effects: extreme drowsiness Nursing Implications:(Considerations): Instruct patient to avoid driving & alcohol, rise slowly, do not stop taking abruptly. assess mental status, PO take with food/milk, IM use Z-track method in large muscle, never give IV/subQ, assist with ambulation. Zofran Prevent nausea and vomiting.
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s/e: h/a, lightheadedness, dizziness, drowsiness, tiredness, or constipation. Postpartum Colace For constipation s/e: stomach pain, diarrhea, or cramping. Darvocet Demerol Dermoplast Trade Name: Dermoplast spray Classification: anesthetics Dosage/Route/Frequency: spray to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily Action: Inhibits initiation and conduction of sensory nerve impulses. Used to relieve perineal pain and discomfort postpartum especially if the patient underwent an episiotomy. Side Effects: N/A Nursing Implications:(Considerations) : Instruct patient to keep the perineal area clean. Contact doctor if condition worsens. Assess integrity of skin before and during therapy. Assess type, location, and intsensity of pain before and a few minutes after administration.
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