5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Non-benzodiazepine Sedative-hypnotic DDI
- Benzo-diazapines Pediatric
- Benzo-diazapines USE
- Beta blocker EE
- a decrease anxiety-induced physiology response, such as tachy and hypertension.
- b lorazepam (Ativan), diazepam (Valium), alprazolam (Xanax), chlordiazepoxide (Librium), clonazepam (Klonopin), oxazepam (Serax), temazepam (Restoril),
- c Not recommended
- d additive effect with CNS depressants (e.g., sedatives, psychotropic drugs, anticonvulsants, antihistamines, alcohol)
- e first line drug used to treat acute anxiety and agitation SHORT term (PRN), alcohol withdrawal, anxiety related to surgery and procedures, insomnia, seizures. Should not be given longer than 2-4 weeks, used as prn to treat acute anxiety and rapidly relieve the symtptoms.
5 Multiple choice questions
- reduce anxiety, itching, and alcohol withdrawl
- Monitor SE/ADEs, start low and go slow
- sedative, hypnotic (induce sleep), anxiolytic (antianxiety), anticonulsant (seizure), muscle relaxant and amnesic (loss unpleasant memory)
5 True/False questions
anti-histamines DDI → do not take with alcohol
alpha 2-adrenergic agonist Brest feeding → Will pass into breastmilk, not recommended,
Beta blocker EE → Bradycardia, chest pain, severe dizziness or fainting, irregular heart rate, skin rash, hypoglycemia, depression, heart block, bronchospasm, dyspnea
Benzo-diazapines GERO → drowsiness, lack of coordination (impaired driving skills), cognitive impairements, paradoxical effects (aggression, insomnia, anxiety, seizure, irritable, impulsive).
alpha 2-adrenergic agonist Patient Education → Do not discontinue abruptly,