1. Why would a nurse encourage a patient to avoid using OTC medications to treat
A) These drugs are too expensive
B) The drugs cause several drug-food interactions
C) Some of these drugs can change the normal environment of the GI tract
1. You are presenting a class to a local women's group on gastrointestinal (GI) problems.
How would you tell these women that GI function is best maintained?
A) Cautious use of laxative
B) Proper diet, fluid intake, and exercise
C) Balancing antidiarrheal
1. The class of diuretics that act to block the chloride pump in the distal convoluted tubules
and leads to a loss of sodium and potassium and a minor loss of water is what?
A) Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors
B) Osmotic diuretics
C) Potassium-sparing diuret