Respiratory Medications Questions-Hogan book

A client with congestive heart failure is taking digoxin (Lanoxin) and furosemide (Lasix). A new diagnosis of acute bronchitis is made, and albuterol (Proventil) via inhalation is started. For what complication should the nurse conclue that this client is at risk?
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A client beginning medication therapy with montelukast (Singulair) asks the nurse how the medication is helping the symptoms. Which is the nurse's best response?Singulair decreases inflammation and mucus secretionThe client asks the nurse about self-care r/t newly ordered zafirlukas (Accolate). What is an appropriate response by the nurse?Liver function tests should be monitoredA client asks the nurse if there is a benefit to taking second-gen antihistamines instead of first-gen antihistamines. What is the nurse's best response in identifying the fewer side effects of second-gen antihistamines?DrowsinessA client asks the nurse about drug interaction siwth diphenhydramine (Benadryl). The nurse informs the client that which substances will increase the effects of Benadryl? Select all that apply.-alcohol -opiates -antianxiety agents -tricyclic antidepressantsThe nurse is teaching a client proper technique for administration of nasal sprays. Which explanation should the nurse use in order to provide accurate information?Inhale while holding your finger over the other nostrilThe nurse is developing a teaching plan for a client using nasal decongestant. What instruction should the nurse include in the teaching plan?avoid eating or drinking for 30 minutes after medication administrtaionThe nurse is preparing to teach the client important information r/t self-admin. of guaifenesin (Robitussin). What information should the nurse include in the teaching plan?Side effects include nausea, vomiting, and rash.The nurse is assessing a client for side effects of an opioid antitussive. Which side effect is the most significant if noted during assessment?Respiratory of 10/minWhich statement by the client taking a mucolytic indicates a need for further teaching?I should discard what I do not use of the medicine aft er week.The nurse has an order to administer 50% oxygen to a client with pulmonary edema. Which oxygen admin. system should the nurse select that allows that percentage of oxygen to be delivered?venturi mask