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The nurse should demonstrate the technique in the presence of a translator, so the patient can follow the instructions of the nurse. Grapefruit juice can raise levels of felodipine by as much as 406% because of the effect grapefruit juice has on the CYP3A4 isoenzyme. Serious drug-drug interactions are documented with felodipine, so medication reconciliation must always be undertaken. Any herbal supplement should be approved for use by the prescriber when a patient is taking other prescription medications because there can be significant interactions. There is no interaction between felodipine and tyramine-containing foods. Medical errors can be prevented by reporting the mistake as soon as possible. Medical error reports serve as a reference for healthcare professionals to take appropriate measures to avoid future errors. All healthcare professionals play an important part in reporting medical errors. Medical errors must be discussed with patients and should be reported when caring for patients in all types of institutions. When the patient is known to have a morphine overdose, naloxone is known to have an antagonistic effect because each drug will cancel the effect of the other. A synergistic effect is said to be present when the effect of two drugs administered together is greater than the sum of each drug taken separately; Incompatibility occurs in situations in which two parenteral drugs mixed together result in the chemical deterioration of one or both of the drugs or form a precipitate. An antagonistic effect occurs when the effect of two drugs given together is lower than the sum of each drug taken separately.
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