pharm. unit 1

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pharm. unit 1
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  1. study of pharmacology?
    study of drugs and their interaction in living systems
  2. pharmacokinetics?
    • the impact of the body on drugs
    • the movement, absorption, distribution, and excretion
  3. pharmacodynamics?
    the impact of drugs on the body
  4. pharm. nursing process?
    • A: collection data from pt.
    • D: nursing diag. potential health problems
    • P:planning interventions
    • I: interventions are carried out
    • E: determine if interventions were successful
  5. 6 rights of med. administration?
    • "Right"
    • drug
    • patient
    • dose
    • time
    • route
    • documentation
  6. properties of ideal medication?
    doesn't exist

    • effectiveness
    • safety
    • simple generic name
  7. process for new drug development?
    • preclinical: not tested on humans 1-5 years
    • clinical: 2-10 years
    • phase 1: healthy volunteers unless bad Sid effects sick volunteers used
    • phase 2-3: tested on patients for effects dosage and safety
    • phase 5:┬áreleased┬ápublic use
  8. 3 types of medication names?
    • trade
    • generic
    • checmical
  9. 5 categories of controlled substances?
    • I. no medical use, high potential for abuse(heroin)
    • II-V: have medical use, but have some potential for abuse.

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