used for its antiviral, immunostimulant, and arthritis treating ability
used to prevent a migraine headache.
Butorphanol, Isomethepetene-dichloralphenzaone-acetaminophen, and Sumatriptan (Imitrex)
used to abort a migraine headache.
used as a prophylaxis treatment for influenza A.
Macrodrop IV Kit
10, 15, and 20 gtt/mL
Microdrip IV Kit
prolongs the action of a drug through the use of another drug.
the effect of two drugs is greater than sum of the two medications.
USP DI Volume I
provides information on the labeled and unlabeled uses of medications.
USP DI Volume II
provides information to assist the pharmacist in counseling patients.
USP DI Volume III
contains state and federal requirement of medications.
an automatic stop order
will hold 1 mL of insulin, it is calibrated in 2-unit increments.
Regular insulin should be drawn up first if mixing with NPH
Regular insulin does not mix with Lente insulin
Glargine does not mix with any insulin
calibrated in 1-unit increments.
Health Care Financing Adminstration, is replaced by the Center for Medicad and Medicare Services (CMS).
Water/oil emulsion base
Oil/water emulsion base
compounding a specific product for a particular patient based on a physician's prescription or medication order.
Home infusion therapy
inlcudes analgesics, antineoplastics, and antibiotics.
Joint Commission on American Healthcare Organizations, accredits vairous health care organizations such as hospitals, long-term care facilities, home health care-suppliers, and home infusion pharmacies.
should be taken at the hour of sleep (HS) or bedtime.
used to treat hyperthyroidism
The angle of insertion
subcutaneous injections: 45 degreess
intradermal injections: 10-15 degrees
intramuscular injection: 90 degrees
can hold volumes from 0.01 to 1.0 mL
DAW 0 is for billing purposes.
DAW 1: the physician wants the patients to receive the brand name drug
DAW 2: a physician has approved the usage of a genetic drug, but the patient is requesting the brand name.
How many 4-oz bottles of an exempt narcotic may be purchased every 48 hr by an individual?
When is trazodone contradicted?
Young males receiving trazodone should be warned of experiencing a priapism (an erection).
Used as a laxative
Used for the immune system
Used to treat patients suffering from alcohol abuse.
Stops the metabolism of alcohol at the aldehyde state, which causes aldehyde to accumulate in the body, can not drink alcohol.
Used prophylactically for migraines
Used as abortive therapies for migraine headache
Imitrex, Midrin, Stadol
Selective 5-HT receptor agoinst
Imitrex, Maxalt, Zomig
What is the name of the opening of a needle?
Controlled Substance Administration Record, used to document controlled substance usage in a hospital or long-term care institution.
Tessalon Perles (Benzonatate)
Used as antitussive because they anesthetize the stretch receptors in the airway, lung, and pleura, but not the respiratory center.
A tool used to monitor saving/losses of a pharmacy, when a group purchasing organization (GPO) has negotiated specific prices for pharmaceutical products with a specific vendor.
Deficiency in Vitamin
Vitamin A: night blindness, dry corneas, and inability of the epithelial cells to shed
Vitamin B1: causes beriberi
Vitamin C scurvy
Vitamin D rickets
How long must a laminar air flow hood be on before being used?