N300 exam 1 drugs

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N300 exam 1 drugs
2011-02-26 23:56:53
N300 exam drugs

N300 exam 1 drugs
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  1. MS-Contin
    • Morphine
    • Opoid analgesics
    • Pain relief and CNS despression
    • Watch out for respiratory depression and confusion/hypotension, etc.
  2. Percocet
    • Oxycodone+Acetaminophen
    • Opoid Angonists
    • For Pain. Binds to opiate receptors
    • Watch out for respiatory depression! and confusion, sedation, constipation, etc.
  3. Zofran
    • Ondansetron
    • antiemetics
    • Prevention of N/V
    • watch out for HA, constipation, diarrhea
  4. Carvedilol (Coreg)
    • beta blockers
    • antihypertensives
    • used for HTN, CHF, and LV dysfunction after MI

    watch out for BRADYCARDIA, CHF, PULONARY EDEMA, hyperglycemia, anaphylaxis, angioedema, dizziness, fatigue, weakess,
  5. Lasix
    • furosemide
    • diuretic
    • Used for edema due to HF, hepatic management, or renal disease or for HTN
    • inhibits reabsorption of Na+ and CL- from teh loop of henle and distal renal tublue.
    • complications: aplastic anemia, agranulocytosis, and a deficiency of nutrients: dehydration, hypochloremia, hypokalemia, hypomagnesemia, hyponatremia, hypovolemia, metabolic alkalosis
  6. Enalapril
    • Vasotec
    • ACE-inhibitor (block conversion of angiotension 1 to 2-- which is a vasoconstrictor)

    • Used for HTN or HF.
    • watch out for angioedema, proteinuria, hypotension, cough
  7. Nadolol
    Beta-blocker- decreases HR and BP

    watch out for fatigue, arrhythmias, bradycardia, CHF, pulmonary edema, erectile dysfunction.
  8. Metoprolol
    • betablocker
    • For HTN, angina, prevention of MI

    blocks beta 1

    watch out for: bradycardia, CHF, pulmonary edema, erectile dysfunction
  9. Ceftriaxone
    • anti-infectives
    • • Treatment of» Skin and skin structure infections» Bone and joint infections» Complicated and uncomplicated urinary tract infections» Uncomplicated gynecological infections including gonorrhea» Lower respiratory tract infections» Intra-abdominal infections» Septicemia» Meningitis» Otitis media

    Watch out for: seizures, pseufomembranout colitis, anaphylaxis, pain at IM site, phlebitis at IV site
  10. Acetylsalicylic acid
    • Aspirin
    • antipyretics
    • nonopoid analgesics

    used for pain, inflammation, fever, prophylaxis of MI

    watch out for: GI bleeding, dyspepsia, epigastric distress, nausea, anaphylaxis and laryngeal edema