A nurse is teaching a patient about his newly prescribed drug colchicine for

A nurse is teaching a patient about his newly

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Question 21 A nurse is teaching a patient about his newly prescribed drug, colchicine, for gout. The nurse willinstruct the patient to avoid which of the following foods? A.ShrimpB.EggsC.MilkD.Green beans
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1 points Question 22 A nurse will instruct a patient taking allopurinol to take each dose 1 points Question 23 A 65-year-old woman has an advanced form of rheumatoid arthritis. Her treatment includes a regular dosage of methotrexate. The nurse will advise her to take which of the following vitamin supplements while taking the drug? 1 points Question 24 A patient with type 1 diabetes has been admitted to the hospital for orthopedic surgery and the care team anticipates some disruptions to the patient's blood glucose levels in the days following surgery. Which of the following insulin regimens is most likely to achieve adequate glycemic control?
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1 points Question 25 A nurse is assessing a patient who has come to the emergency department complaining of back spasms. The patient states that he has a history of opioid addiction and does not want to take any drug that “puts me at risk of becoming physically dependent.” Which of the following medications would the nurse question, if ordered? A.Methocarbamol (Robaxin)B.Cyclobenzaprine (Flexeril)C.Orphenadrine (Norflex)D.Metaxalone (Skelaxin) 1 points Question 26 A patient is taking gabapentin (Neurontin) for spasticity associated with multiple sclerosis. Which of the following should be the priority for monitoring? 1 points Question 27 During long-term desmopressin therapy in a 48-year-old woman, it will be most important for the nurse to assess which of the following?
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