5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- intranasal corticosteroids
- cardiac glycoside
- organic nitrates
- a initial ones are GI related and include loss of appetite, vomiting, and diarrhea. Headache, drowsiness, confusion, and blurred vision may occur. excessive slowing of the HR and other cardiac abnormalities can be fatal if not corrected.
- b dehydration is one of most common. electrolyte imbalances most common. hypokalemia (loss of Potassium) or hyperkalemia (high levels of potassium; occurs when taking potassium supplements with potassium-sparing diuretics)
- c headache most common, dizziness, reflex tachycardia
- d most common are intense buring sensation in the nose immediately after spraying and drying of the nasal mucosa. nasal irritation and bleeding occur in a few pts.
- e like penicillins, ALLERGY most common. GI complaints common, kidney toxicity in older drugs.
5 Multiple choice questions
- nausea and vomiting most frequent. More serious are formation of crystals in urine, allergic reactions, nausea, and vomiting. not common, but potentially fatal blood abnormalities can occur.
- headache, dizziness, and flushing. reflex tachycardia, rebound hypotension if suddenly stopped.
- ALLERGY most common. (s/s allergy: rash, fever, and anaphylaxis) diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting. Anaphylaxis is most serious.
- headache, insomnia, upper abdominal pain, decreased appetite, and cough
- like anticoagulants, bleeding is major adverse effect.
5 True/False questions
CNS stimulants for ADHD → headache, insomnia, upper abdominal pain, decreased appetite, and cough
tetracylcines → GI distress relatively common, photosensitivity, decrease effectiveness of oral contraceptives
H1 receptor blockers (antihistamines) → 1st gen cause significant drowsiness. dry mouth, tachycardia, and mild hypotension
immunosuppressants → most serious, limiting adverse effect is rebound congestion when used for longer than 3-5 days. minor stinging nad dryness in nasal mucosa. HTN and CNS stimulation that may lead to insomnia or anxiety
hormone and hormone antagonists → nausea and vomiting, hot flashes, fluid retention, venous blood clots, and abnormal vaginal bleeding relatively common