5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- alpha 2-adrenergic agonist Geriatric
- Beta blocker BREAST FEEDING
- Non-benzodiazepine Sedative-hypnotic Patient Education
- Non-benzodiazepine Sedative-hypnotic PG
- Benzo-diazapines Patient Education
- a Report complex sleep-related behaviors;
Take it immediately before bedtime, take it when able to get a full night's sleep (i.e., 7-8 hours). Not abruptly discontinuing therapy. Do not operate machinery or drive, report all prescriptions and OTC drugs, avoid alcohol and other CNS depressants
- b C
- c not recommended,
- d do not use for everyday stress or long-term use; do not take more than prescribed amount since product is habit forming; dizziness may occur; abstain from alcohol; do not discontinue abruptly- withdrawl symptoms may occur, Avoid driving and operating machine; Avoid the use of alcohol and other CNS depressants concurrently with these medications.
- e More sensitive to the SE/AE and increased risk for falls while taking these drugs, used cautiously. lower dose recommended.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Bind to α2 receptors in the brain to decrease presynaptic calcium levels, and inhibit the release of norepinephrine (NE), leading to decreased sympathetic tone
- Not recommended
- dizziness, drowsiness, fatigue, headache, insomnia, nervousness, weakness, blurred vision, nasal congestion, sore throat, tinnitus, chest pain, palpitations, tachycardia, numbness, paresthesia, etc
- Not for patient having lung problems (asthma, COPD, etc), heart block, bradycardia, diabetes mellitus
5 True/False Questions
Serotonin receptor agonist DDI → binds the neuroreceptors for serotonin and dopamine in the brain and increases norepinephrine metabolism to relieve anxiety.
Serotonin receptor agonist Brest feeding → Anxiety is relieved without much sedation, symptoms of anxiety are decreased, sense of well being is improved
anti-histamines Pediatric → More sensitive to the SE/AE and increased risk for falls while taking these drugs, used cautiously. lower dose recommended.
Benzo-diazapines GERO → More sensitive to the SE/AE and increased risk for falls while taking these drugs, used cautiously. lower dose recommended to avoid oversedation
alpha 2-adrenergic agonist Brest feeding → ADHD and anxiety/panic disorder, alcohol withdrawal