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  1. Benzo-diazapines PG
  2. Non-benzodiazepine Sedative-hypnotic SE
  3. Non-benzodiazepine Sedative-hypnotic MOA
  4. Beta blocker DDI
  5. alpha 2-adrenergic agonist Pediatric
  1. a Short-acting nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic that stimulates gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), an inhibitory neurotransmitter, by binding to GABAA receptors at the same location as benzodiazepines
  2. b Use with caution
  3. c • headache
    • drowsiness
    • dizziness
    • lethargy
    • drugged feeling
    • lightheadedness
    • influenza-like symptom
    • GI upset
  4. d Make it difficult to manage blood glucose for diabetes patient taking this type of drug together with diuretics and anti-diabetic drugs
  5. e D, not recommended, associated with floppy infant syndrome, neonatal withdrawl symptoms, poor sucking reflex

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Do not discontinue abruptly,
  2. Propranolol (Inderal)
  3. anti-cholinergic effects (5can'ts, 1OH), dry mouth, nose, and throat, upset stomach, drowsiness, dizziness, chest congestion, headache, reddening of skin
  4. More sensitive to the SE/AE and increased risk for falls while taking these drugs, used cautiously. lower dose recommended.
  5. Not recommended

5 True/False questions

  1. Benzo-diazapineslorazepam (Ativan), diazepam (Valium), alprazolam (Xanax), chlordiazepoxide (Librium), clonazepam (Klonopin), oxazepam (Serax), temazepam (Restoril),


  2. alpha 2-adrenergic agonist EEdecrease anxiety


  3. Serotonin receptor agonist Brest feedingNot recommended


  4. Beta blocker SEBradycardia, chest pain, severe dizziness or fainting, irregular heart rate, skin rash, hypoglycemia, depression, heart block, bronchospasm, dyspnea


  5. Non-benzodiazepine Sedative-hypnotic USEinduce sleep, sedative and hypnotic.