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Could you please help me with the answers to the attached quiz? This is for Advanced Pharmacology NURS 6521-N.


QUESTION 1 1. A 30-year-old woman who is in the frst trimester oF pregnancy has presented to her primary care provider with a 4-day history oF a reddened, itchy leFt eye that is crusted with purulent exudate. The clinician suspects a bacterial, rather than viral, etiology. How will the patient's pregnancy a±ect the potential use oF cipro²oxacin to treat her conjunctivitis? A . The use oF cipro²oxacin is contraindicated in pregnancy. B . It is saFe For the patient to use topical cipro²oxacin but the oral route is potential teratogenic. C . Cipro²oxacin is saFe to use in pregnancy and the patient may use to same dose and route as a nonpregnant patient. D . The patient will require a lower dose and longer course oF cipro²oxacin than a nonpregnant, adult patient. 1 points QUESTION 2 1. An immunocompromised cancer patient has developed cryptococcal meningitis and been admitted to the intensive care unit For treatment with amphotericin B. How should the nurse most saFely administer this drug? A . ³lush the patient's central line with normal saline and inFuse the amphotericin B by intravenous push over 5 to 7 minutes. B . Place the patient on a constant inFusion oF amphotericin B at a rate determined by the patient's body weight. C . InFuse the drug over 2 to 4 hours into a central line using an inFusion pump D . Hang the drug by piggyback with lactated Ringer's and inFuse over several hours to minimize the risk oF inFusion reaction 1 points QUESTION 3 1. A nurse is explaining the use oF acyclovir therapy to a 72-year-old man. Nephrotoxicity is discussed as a major adverse e±ect in older patients. To minimize the risk oF the patient developing this adverse e±ect, the nurse will advise him to A . decrease the drug dosage iF initial symptoms oF nephrotoxicity appear. B . eat light meals every day. C . take the tablets on an empty stomach. D . stay well hydrated by drinking at least eight 8-oz glasses oF water daily. 1 points QUESTION 4
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1. A patient has been prescribed oral tetracycline. The nurse will instruct the patient to take the drug A . with a meal. B . with milk or fruit juice. C . at bedtime only. D . on an empty stomach 1 hour before or 2 hours after taking any meals or other drugs. 1 points QUESTION 5 1. A patient is prescribed ganciclovir to treat a CMV infection. An oral dosage is prescribed. To help increase bioavailability of the drug, the nurse will encourage the patient to take the medication A . on an empty stomach. B . with high-fat meals. C . with high-protein meals. D . with orange juice. 1 points QUESTION 6 1. A patient has endocarditis and is taking gentamicin. The nurse will be sure to monitor which of the following? A . Creatinine clearance B . Prothrombin time C . Serum albumin level D . Potassium level 1 points QUESTION 7 1. A 15-year-old boy is being carefully monitored for a skin infection and is being given ciproFoxacin. The nurse will observe for which of the following? A . Hypotensi on B . Arthropat hy
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