A patient has been prescribed zolpidem Ambien for short term treatment of

A patient has been prescribed zolpidem ambien for

This preview shows page 3 - 6 out of 11 pages.

QUESTION 7A patient has been prescribed zolpidem (Ambien) for short-term treatment of insomnia. Which ofthe following will the nurse include in a teaching plan for this patient? (Select all that apply.) A.It is available in both quick-onset and continuous-release oral forms.B.The drug does not cause sleepiness in the morning.C.The drug should not be used for longer than 1 month.D.One of the most common adverse effects of the drug is headache.E.It should be taken 1 hour to 90 minutes before going to bed. 1 points SAVED QUESTION 8A 20-year-old man has begun treatment of the psychotic symptoms of schizophrenia using olanzapine (Zyprexa). Which of the following symptoms would be categorized as a negative symptom of schizophrenia? 1 points SAVED QUESTION 9Morphine has been prescribed for a 28-year-old man with severe pain due to a back injury. The nurse will advise the patient to avoid
Image of page 3
1 points SAVED QUESTION 10A 39-year-old patient who is having trouble sleeping is beginning drug treatment with zaleplon (Sonata). The nurse will be sure to ask the patient if she is taking 1 points SAVED QUESTION 11A 64-year-old-patient has been prescribed lorazepam (Ativan) because of increasing periods of anxiety. The nurse should be careful to assess for A.a diet high in fat.B.a diet high in carbohydrates.C.a history of current or past alcohol use.D.current nicotine use. 1 points SAVED QUESTION 12A nurse is providing care for a patient who suffered extensive burns to his extremities during a recent industrial accident. Topical lidocaine gel has been ordered to be applied to the surfaces of all his burns in order to achieve adequate pain control. When considering this order, the nurseshould be aware that
Image of page 4
1 points SAVED
Image of page 5
Image of page 6

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read all 11 pages?

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture