5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- alpha 2-adrenergic agonist EE
- Benzo-diazapines Pediatric
- Beta blocker SE
- Serotonin receptor agonist EDU
- Benzo-diazapines PG
- a decrease anxiety
- b Not recommended
- c Takes several weeks to reach therapeutic effect. Take exactly as prescribed in order to decrease risk of dependence. Do not just discontinue taking these drugs, your doctor may want to taper off the dose in order to avoid withdrawal symptoms.
- d decrease sexual ability, dizziness or light-headedness, fatigue or weakness; difficulty breathing or wheezing, shortness of breath
- e D, not recommended, associated with floppy infant syndrome, neonatal withdrawl symptoms, poor sucking reflex
5 Multiple choice questions
- decrease anxiety-induced physiology response, such as tachy and hypertension.
- To relieve symptoms and feelings of anxiety without too much sedation, and to improve sense of well-being.
- lorazepam (Ativan), diazepam (Valium), alprazolam (Xanax), chlordiazepoxide (Librium), clonazepam (Klonopin), oxazepam (Serax), temazepam (Restoril),
- Blood pressure, heart rate, and respirations. Assess for dizziness, drowsiness or lightheadedness. Observe for signs of dependency.
5 True/False questions
Serotonin receptor agonist DDI → do not drink grapefruit juice with medication, can cause drug toxicity
Benzo-diazapines AE → ataxia, hostility, anterograde amnesia, rebound insomnia/anxiety, suicidal ideation, tolerance, dependence and withdrawal syndrome with long term use
Non-benzodiazepine Sedative-hypnotic PG → C
Beta blocker USE → decrease anxiety-induced physiology response, such as tachy and hypertension.
alpha 2-adrenergic agonist USE → Drowsiness, sedation, headache, fatigue, nightmares, insomnia, mental changes, orthostatic hypertension, sinus tachycardia, hyperglycemia, n/v, dry mouth, etc