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Medications

QuestionAnswer
Angiotensis-converting enzyme inhibitors Treat both primary and secondary hypertension
PRIL Generic name syllable for Angiotensis-converting enzyme inhibitors
Antihypertensive Medications Benazepril, Lisinopril, Captopril, Enalapril, Fosinopril, Moexipril, Quinapril, Ramipril
Angiotensis-converting enzyme inhibitors SIDE EFFECTS Hyputension, Hacking cough, Nausea/vomiing, Respiratory sx
Nursing consideration for ACE Inhibitor Monitor vital signs, white blood cells count, electrolyte levels
Beta Adrenergic Blockers Drugs that help lower blood pressure, lower pulse rate, lower cardiac output Treat Migraine headaches, vascular headaches To treat Glaucoma Preven Myocardial Infarction
OLOL Generic name syllable for Beta Adrenergic Blockers medications
SE of OLOL Orthostatic Hypotension Bradycardia Nausea/vomiting Diarrhea Congestive heart faiure Blood dyscrasia
Nursing Intervention for OLOL Monitor lab values (Protein, BUN, creatinin) that indicate nephrotic syndrome Monitor blood pressure, heart rate and rythm Monitor signs of edema Teach to rise slowly, report bradycardia, dizziness, confusion, depression or fever, Taper of the meds
Anti Infectives (Aminoglycosides) Medications End with CIN, Mycin.
SE of Aminoglycosides Ototoxicity, Nephrotoxicity, Seizures, blood dycrasias, hypotension, Rash
Nursing Interventions of Aminoglycosides Obtain history of allergies, Monitor intake/output, Monitor Vital signs during IV infusion, maintain a patent IV site, Monitor Therapeutic levels, Monitor nephrotoxicity, monitor ototoxcity, Report changes in urinary elimination, Monitor peak and trough
Test on peak and trough levels Done to obtain a blood level and determine the dosage needed for the client
SX of MRSA Fever, malaise, redness, pain, swelling, perineal itching, diarrhea, stomatitis, and cough
Benzodiazepines Anticonvulsants/ Antianxiety; ends with PAM, PATE, LAM and contain AZE and AZO
SE of Benzodiazepines Drowsiness, Lethargy, Ataxia, Depression, Reslessness, Slurred speech, Bradycardia, Hypotension, Diplopa, Nystagmus, Nausea/vomiting, constipation, Incontinence, Urinary retention, Respiratory depression, rash, uticaria
Nursing consideration of Benzodiazepines Monitor respirations, liver function, kidney function, bone marrow function, and signs of chemical abuse
Phenothiazines Antipsychotic and Antiemetic Treat Psychosis with the patients schizophrenia
Phenothiazines Generic Meds end with Zine
Phenergan (Promethazine) Compazine (prochlorpezine) Treat nausea and vomiting
What route is Phenothiazines meds Intramuscular injection
Medication for allergy reaction for Phenothiazines Benadryl
SE of Phenothiazines Extrapyramidal effects, drowsiness, sedation, orthostatic hypotension, dry mouth, granulocytes, photosensitivity, neuroleptic malignant syndrome
Glucocorticoids Drugs used in tx of conditions requiring suppression of the immune system and Addison's disease; Anti inflammatory, anti allergenic, and anti stress effects To decrease the possibility of organ transplant rejection
Generic meds name of Glucocorticoid Drugs SONE OR CORT
SE of Glucocorticoid drugs Acne, Poor wound healing, ecchymosis, Bruises, petechiae, depression,flushing, sweating, mood changes (depression), Hypertension, Osteoporosis, Diarrhea, Hemorrhage
What drugs can cause Cushing Syndrome Glucocorticoid drugs
Signs of Cushing syndrome Moon faces, edema, elevated blood glucose levels, purple strain, weight gain, buffalo hump, hirsutism
Nursing Intervention of Glurcocorticoids Monitor glucose levels, client daily, blood pressure infection
Antivirals Patients with Viru, AIDS like chickenpox
Generic meds name for Antivirals VIR
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