Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

NUR 105-chpt 44

Antiinflammatory and antigout drugs (pg 678-682)

QuestionAnswer
What is gout? Hyperuricemia (elevated blood uric acid level); the arthritis caused by tissue buildup of uric acid crystals.
What is inflammation? A localized protective response stimulated by injury to tissues that serves to destroy, dilute, or wall of (sequester) both the injurious agent and injured tissue.
_____________ comprose a large and chemically diverse group of drugs that possess analgesic, antiinflammatory, and antipyretic activity. NSAIDs (Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs)
_____________ mediate inflammation by inducing vasodialationand enhancing vasopermeability. prostaglandins
What are these conditions treated with: acute gout,acute gouty arthritis,ankylosing spondylitis,bursitis, fever, juvenile rhuematoid arthritis, mild to moderate pain, osteoarthritis,primary dysmenorrhea,rheumatoid arthritis, tendinitis,ophthalmic uses FDA approved NSAIDs
NSAIDs are primarily used for: analgesic, antiinflammatory and anipyretics
Created by: jessicaspring