DRUGS 3

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DRUGS 3
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  1. guafenesin (Mucinex) is what?
    an exportant
  2. codeine
    dextromethorpan
    are both what?
    antitussives
  3. what is the most common opioid?
    codeine (antitussive)
  4. what is the most common NON opioid?
    dextromethorpan (antitussive)
  5. what relieves nasal decongestion and can cause arrhythmias and hypertension?
    pseudophedrine
  6. what is a mast cell stabilizer (corticosteroid)?
    cromolyn sodium
  7. desmopressin is which type of administration?
    nasal spray
  8. what is a nasal spray treats diabetes insipidus by secreting vasopressin?
    desmopressin
  9. how are anterior pituitary drugs administered?
    by injection
  10. what is used to treat Addison's disease and
    decrease inflammation
    suppress migration of polymorphonuclear leukocyte (PMN)
    suppress immune system?
    glucocorticosteroid
  11. what is the most common oral steroid?
    prednisone
  12. prednisone has ___X the anti-inflammatory of ________ and hydrocortisone
    • 4X
    • cortisol
  13. 5 mg/day of prednisone = ___mg/day of cortisol/hydrocortisone
    20
  14. when and how should fluocinonide (Lidex) or clobetasol (Temovate) be taken?
    • (for painful oral lesions)
    • after meals and bedtime
    • with a cotton tipped applicator
    • (doseform higher ADE)
  15. what is an antityroid drug that is ASA contraindicated?
    propylthiuracil (PTU)
  16. what should be used instead of ASA when taking propylthiouracil?
    APAP
  17. when taking what is a thyroid storm possible and measuring functional capacity should be done?
    propylthiouracil
  18. what is the MOST COMMON drug to treat CHF (digital glycosides)?
    digoxin
  19. tetracycline and erythromycin increase _______ levels, increase ____ and saliva; vasoconstrictor 1:200k should be used at max.
    • digoxin
    • gag
  20. what is the drug of choice for angina pectoris?
    nitroglycerin!
  21. what is a vasodilator and smooth muscle relaxant?
    nitroglycerin
  22. what is the FIRST LINE drug for high BP, xerostomia related, orthostatic hypotension, reduces volume overload?
    hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ)
  23. what is an ADE of hydrochlorothiazide?
    HYPOkalemia
  24. what is contraindicated with hydrochlorothiazide?
    NSAID
  25. what is a loop diuretic for hypertension management with CHF, reduces volume overload, ADE = hypokalemia and NSAID is contraindicated?
    furosemide (Lasix)
  26. furosemide is a _____ _____
    loop diuretic

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