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12 terms
Pharmacology for Nurses Ch.21 Drugs for Neuromuscular Disorders
skeletal muscle relaxants
benzodiazepines
muscle spasms
spasticity
-cyclobenzaprine (Flexeril, Amrix)... -side effects: drowsiness,…
-clonazepam (Klonopin)... -diazepam (Valium)... -lorazepam (Ativan)…
involuntary contractions of a muscle or group of muscles
condition in which certain muscle groups remain in a continuo…
skeletal muscle relaxants
-cyclobenzaprine (Flexeril, Amrix)... -side effects: drowsiness,…
benzodiazepines
-clonazepam (Klonopin)... -diazepam (Valium)... -lorazepam (Ativan)…
62 terms
Pharmacology for Nurses CH.16 Drugs for Emotional, Mood and Behavioral Disorders
DSM-IV Describes having at least 5 of…
Loss of job, divorce, or personal circ…
A type of depression that has less sev…
Up to 80% of women who give birth expe…
Sleeping irregularities, no energy, abnormal eating patterns,…
Situational depression
Dysthymic disorder.
Post partum depression
DSM-IV Describes having at least 5 of…
Sleeping irregularities, no energy, abnormal eating patterns,…
Loss of job, divorce, or personal circ…
Situational depression
24 terms
Pharmacology for Nurses - Drugs for Emotional. Mood and Behavioral Disorders Chapter 16
Mood Disorder
Depression
Clinical depression
Situational depression
severe mood changes that become severe and result in impaired…
disorder characterized by a sad or despondent mood
major depressive disorder; depressed affect with at least fiv…
depression that is a result of a circumstance in a person's l…
Mood Disorder
severe mood changes that become severe and result in impaired…
Depression
disorder characterized by a sad or despondent mood
67 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
67 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
12 terms
Pharmacology for Nurses Ch.16 Drugs for Emotional and Mood Disorders
depression
symptoms of depression
symptoms of bipolar disorder
ADHD attention deficit/hyperactivity d…
characterized by a sad or despondent mood
-lack of energy... -sleep disturbance... -abnormal eating... -feelings…
-extreme opposite moods... -alternates between mania and depress…
-poor attention span... -behavioral control issues... -hyperactivit…
depression
characterized by a sad or despondent mood
symptoms of depression
-lack of energy... -sleep disturbance... -abnormal eating... -feelings…
65 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
Q: These Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
Q: Give examples of long acting Beta-2…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
A: formoterol (inhalation)... salmeterol (inhalation).
Q: These Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
24 terms
Pharmacology for Nurses - Drugs for Emotional. Mood and Behavioral Disorders Chapter 16
Mood Disorder
Depression
Clinical depression
Situational depression
severe mood changes that become severe and result in impaired…
disorder characterized by a sad or despondent mood
major depressive disorder; depressed affect with at least fiv…
depression that is a result of a circumstance in a person's l…
Mood Disorder
severe mood changes that become severe and result in impaired…
Depression
disorder characterized by a sad or despondent mood
67 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
32 terms
Nursing Pharmacology Adrenergic Drugs
Adrenergic drugs have localized effect…
Adrenergic drugs affect which organs?
What are the 3 different mechanisms of…
How do adrenergic drugs exert indirect…
False
Heart... Blood vessels... Lungs... Effects dependent on adrenergic rec…
1. Interact directly with surface membrane receptors on targe…
-Norepinephrine increase... -Producing sympathetic effects... -Nore…
Adrenergic drugs have localized effect…
False
Adrenergic drugs affect which organs?
Heart... Blood vessels... Lungs... Effects dependent on adrenergic rec…
10 terms
Pharmacology and Nursing Gastrointestinal Disorders
vomiting
vomiting center
chemoreceptor trigger zone
anti-emetics
cerebral centers affecting vomiting
odor, smell, taste
drugs, toxins
anti-vomiting agents... - can be OTC (Dramamine)... - used to prev…
vomiting
cerebral centers affecting vomiting
vomiting center
odor, smell, taste
66 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
Q: Give examples of long acting Beta-2…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
A: formoterol (inhalation)... salmeterol (inhalation).
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
nursing pharmacology - GI drugs
Antiemetics - Nonpharm measures
Antihistamines & Anticholinergics (Ant…
Antihistamines and Anticholinergics (A…
Antihistamines & Anticholinergics (Ant…
small quantities of bland food and liquids... weak tea... carbonate…
Pt education r/t use and drowsiness... take 30 min. before expec…
Acts of vomiting center, lowers stimulation of CTZ
hydroxyzine (Vistaril) - usu. given w/ Demerol, dry pre-op se…
Antiemetics - Nonpharm measures
small quantities of bland food and liquids... weak tea... carbonate…
Antihistamines & Anticholinergics (Ant…
Pt education r/t use and drowsiness... take 30 min. before expec…
35 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
67 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
67 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
65 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
Q: These Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
Q: Give examples of long acting Beta-2…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
A: formoterol (inhalation)... salmeterol (inhalation).
Q: These Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
32 terms
Nursing Pharmacology Adrenergic Drugs
Adrenergic drugs have localized effect…
Adrenergic drugs affect which organs?
What are the 3 different mechanisms of…
How do adrenergic drugs exert indirect…
False
Heart... Blood vessels... Lungs... Effects dependent on adrenergic rec…
1. Interact directly with surface membrane receptors on targe…
-Norepinephrine increase... -Producing sympathetic effects... -Nore…
Adrenergic drugs have localized effect…
False
Adrenergic drugs affect which organs?
Heart... Blood vessels... Lungs... Effects dependent on adrenergic rec…
32 terms
Nursing Pharmacology Adrenergic Drugs
Adrenergic drugs have localized effect…
Adrenergic drugs affect which organs?
What are the 3 different mechanisms of…
How do adrenergic drugs exert indirect…
False
Heart... Blood vessels... Lungs... Effects dependent on adrenergic rec…
1. Interact directly with surface membrane receptors on targe…
-Norepinephrine increase... -Producing sympathetic effects... -Nore…
Adrenergic drugs have localized effect…
False
Adrenergic drugs affect which organs?
Heart... Blood vessels... Lungs... Effects dependent on adrenergic rec…
125 terms
Pharmacology for Nursing- Cardiovascular Drugs
ACE Inhibitor Drugs
ARB's Drugs
Beta-Blocker Drug
Calcium Channel Blocker Drugs
Lisinopril, Ramipril, Enalapril, Beazapril, Quinapril, Captop…
Losartan, Iresartan, Candesartan, Valssartan, olmesartan, Tem…
Cardioselective: metoprolo, atenolol, nebivolol... Nonselective:…
DHP (Dyhydropyridine) : Amolodipine, Felodipine, Nisoldipine,…
ACE Inhibitor Drugs
Lisinopril, Ramipril, Enalapril, Beazapril, Quinapril, Captop…
ARB's Drugs
Losartan, Iresartan, Candesartan, Valssartan, olmesartan, Tem…
12 terms
Pharmacology Drug Classifications Nursing
Androgens
ACE inhibitors
Antidiuretic hormones
Antilipidemic
-terone... Example: testosterone (Testoderm)... ... Testosterone alte…
-pril... Example: enalapril (Vasotec)... antihypertensive... Causes…
-pressin... Example: desmopressin (DDAVP)... Reduces urine volume…
-statin... Example: atorvastatin (Lipitor)... Reduces LDL and tota…
Androgens
-terone... Example: testosterone (Testoderm)... ... Testosterone alte…
ACE inhibitors
-pril... Example: enalapril (Vasotec)... antihypertensive... Causes…
67 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
67 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
65 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
Q: These Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
Q: Give examples of long acting Beta-2…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
A: formoterol (inhalation)... salmeterol (inhalation).
Q: These Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
67 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
67 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
150 terms
Nursing Pharmacology (Drugs)
albuterol
acetaminophen
acyclovir
amiodarone
(SABA) short acting beta 2 receptor agonist, used for broncho…
centrally acting cox inhibitor; analgesic and antipyretic pro…
Antimetabolite for Treating Herpes Simplex Virus & Varicella-…
Class 3 Potassium channel blocker... Only approved for life-thre…
albuterol
(SABA) short acting beta 2 receptor agonist, used for broncho…
acetaminophen
centrally acting cox inhibitor; analgesic and antipyretic pro…
67 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
67 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Respiratory Drugs
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
Q: These drugs increase levels of cycl…
Q: Give examples of short acting Beta-…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
A: Beta 2 -Adrenergic Agonists
A: albuterol (systemic, inhalation)... levalbuterol (inhalation…
NURSING PHARMACOLOGY: RESPIRATORY DRUG…
by: Jaymee B. Quindara... http://bitesizenursing.blogspot.com
Q: Thses Drugs dilate the airways of t…
A: Sympathomimetic bronchodilators
125 terms
Pharmacology for Nursing- Cardiovascular Drugs
ACE Inhibitor Drugs
ARB's Drugs
Beta-Blocker Drug
Calcium Channel Blocker Drugs
Lisinopril, Ramipril, Enalapril, Beazapril, Quinapril, Captop…
Losartan, Iresartan, Candesartan, Valssartan, olmesartan, Tem…
Cardioselective: metoprolo, atenolol, nebivolol... Nonselective:…
DHP (Dyhydropyridine) : Amolodipine, Felodipine, Nisoldipine,…
ACE Inhibitor Drugs
Lisinopril, Ramipril, Enalapril, Beazapril, Quinapril, Captop…
ARB's Drugs
Losartan, Iresartan, Candesartan, Valssartan, olmesartan, Tem…
46 terms
Pharmacology: Drugs for Headache Disorders
Ergotamine
Dihydroergotamine (DHE)
Ergot Aklaloids
Almotriptan (Axert)
Ergot Agent
Ergot Agent
Ergot Agent
Serotonin 1B/1D Agonist
Ergotamine
Ergot Agent
Dihydroergotamine (DHE)
Ergot Agent
25 terms
pharmacology - drugs for thyroid disorders
levothyroxine... - what does it do... - what…
dosing of levothyroxine... - contraindi…
monitoring of levothyroxine... - within 2…
liothyronine... - what does it do ... - what…
T4... most popular preparation used clinically... - drug of choic…
young patients: ... initial dose - full anticipated dose (shor…
2-4 weeks... 1. patient's clinical response -> reversal of h…
T3... -does not raise serum free T4 levels... - more adverse effect…
levothyroxine... - what does it do... - what…
T4... most popular preparation used clinically... - drug of choic…
dosing of levothyroxine... - contraindi…
young patients: ... initial dose - full anticipated dose (shor…
83 terms
Pharmacology for Nurses: Respiratory Drugs
1) What part of the CNS controls respi…
2) What is the bronchial tree (airways…
3) What is the purpose of goblet cells…
4) What disease causes an increased pr…
a. medulla oblongata (brain stem)
a. goblet cells... c. cilia
d. produce thick mucus
c. COPD
1) What part of the CNS controls respi…
a. medulla oblongata (brain stem)
2) What is the bronchial tree (airways…
a. goblet cells... c. cilia
95 terms
Pharmacology for Nurses: Endocrine Drugs
1) What do thyroid hormones primarily…
2) Metabolism = ... a. break down of fats…
3) BMR (basal metabolic rate) dictates…
4) Which hormone is decreased with hyp…
a. BMR
c. oxygen consumption by the cell
d. how much energy is used and how fast
a. T3 and T4
1) What do thyroid hormones primarily…
a. BMR
2) Metabolism = ... a. break down of fats…
c. oxygen consumption by the cell
98 terms
Anti-infective Drugs - Nursing Pharmacology
Aminoglycosides:
Aminoglycosides examples:
Aminoglycosides side effects:
Aminoglycosides contra or exteme cauti…
Used to treat many gram-neg bacteria,(E.coli, Pseudomonas, Sa…
amikacin, gentamicin, tobramycin - Poor aborp. p GI-tract - U…
Esp. in older adults dehydrated pts., renal or hearing impair…
Tinnitus, vertigo & high-frequency hearing loss - Reduced ren…
Aminoglycosides:
Used to treat many gram-neg bacteria,(E.coli, Pseudomonas, Sa…
Aminoglycosides examples:
amikacin, gentamicin, tobramycin - Poor aborp. p GI-tract - U…
25 terms
Pharmacology - Drugs for Coagulation Disorders
Abciximab
Alteplase
Aminocaproic Acid
Aspirin
Chimeric mAb directed against the IIb/IIIa complex (including…
Recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (t-PA);... Fibrinolytic…
Competitively inhibits plasminogen activation and is used to…
Inhibits the synthesis of TXA2 by irreversible acetylation of…
Abciximab
Chimeric mAb directed against the IIb/IIIa complex (including…
Alteplase
Recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (t-PA);... Fibrinolytic…
14 terms
Pharmacology-Drugs for Coagulation Disorders
Pharmalogic class: Indirect thrombin i…
Pharmalogic class: Vitamin K antagonis…
Pharmalogic class: ADP receptor blocke…
Pharmalogic class:Drug for disolving c…
heparin
warfarin (Coumadin)
clopidogrel (Plavix)
alteplase (Activase)
Pharmalogic class: Indirect thrombin i…
heparin
Pharmalogic class: Vitamin K antagonis…
warfarin (Coumadin)
10 terms
Pharmacology for Nurses: Psychotherapeutic Drugs
1) Psychosis is characterized by:
2) 1st drugs available for psychosis is:
3) What is the MOA of thorazine?
4) Two examples of second generation a…
delusions, hallucinations, paranoid behavior
Thorazine
Block dopamine receptors in the brain
1) Risperdal (risperidone) ... 2) Seroquel (quetiapine)
1) Psychosis is characterized by:
delusions, hallucinations, paranoid behavior
2) 1st drugs available for psychosis is:
Thorazine
30 terms
Pharmacology: Drugs for Thyroid Disorders
What two hormones does the thyroid pro…
Which thyroid hormone is converted in…
Which thyroid hormone is more potent?
Describe the steps of thyroid hormone…
Triiodothyronine T3... Thyroxine T4
T4 is converted to T3
T3
TRH from hypothalamus... TSH from anterior pituitary... T3 & T4 fro…
What two hormones does the thyroid pro…
Triiodothyronine T3... Thyroxine T4
Which thyroid hormone is converted in…
T4 is converted to T3
81 terms
Pharmacology: Drugs for GIT Disorders
What is the mechanism of action for ga…
Name three common gastric antacids.
What are the adverse effects of calciu…
What are the adverse effects of alumin…
They are weak bases that react with gastric HCl to form salt…
• Magnesium Hydroxide (Milk of Magnesia)... • Aluminum Hydroxide…
Using calcium carbonate as an antacid may cause *hypercalcemi…
Aluminum hydroxide reacts with HCl to form aluminum chloride,…
What is the mechanism of action for ga…
They are weak bases that react with gastric HCl to form salt…
Name three common gastric antacids.
• Magnesium Hydroxide (Milk of Magnesia)... • Aluminum Hydroxide…
Pharmacology for Nursing Thyroid and Antithyroid Drugs
Thyroid Gland
Thyroid Gland Function
Function of Thyroid Hormones
Feedback Mechanisms Thyroid
Butterfly shaped organ on anterior surface of trachea ... 4 para…
Maintains optimal level of metabolism via production of thyro…
Stimulate cellular oxygen consumption... Act in regulation of li…
*Thyrotropin-Releasing Hormone (TRH) is secreted by the hypot…
Thyroid Gland
Butterfly shaped organ on anterior surface of trachea ... 4 para…
Thyroid Gland Function
Maintains optimal level of metabolism via production of thyro…
24 terms
Nursing Pharmacology: Endocrine & GI Drugs
Insulin
desmopressin (DDAVP, Stimate)
levothyroxine (Levothroid, Synthroid)
hydrocortisone (Cortef, Solu-Cortef)
Pancreatic Hormone - Insulin... -Help maintain blood glucose lev…
Antidiuretic Hormone Replacement... -vasopressin analog... -control…
Thyroid Hormone... -replacement therapy for patients with low th…
Adrenal Hormone... -corticosteroid... -treats adrenocortical insuff…
Insulin
Pancreatic Hormone - Insulin... -Help maintain blood glucose lev…
desmopressin (DDAVP, Stimate)
Antidiuretic Hormone Replacement... -vasopressin analog... -control…
98 terms
Nursing Pharmacology-Anti-Infective Drugs -
Aminoglycosides:
Aminoglycosides examples:
Aminoglycosides side effects:
Aminoglycosides contra or exteme cauti…
Used to treat many gram-neg bacteria,(E.coli, Pseudomonas, Sa…
amikacin, gentamicin, tobramycin - Poor aborp. p GI-tract - U…
Esp. in older adults dehydrated pts., renal or hearing impair…
Tinnitus, vertigo & high-frequency hearing loss - Reduced ren…
Aminoglycosides:
Used to treat many gram-neg bacteria,(E.coli, Pseudomonas, Sa…
Aminoglycosides examples:
amikacin, gentamicin, tobramycin - Poor aborp. p GI-tract - U…
33 terms
Pharmacology- drugs for coagulation disorders
Coagualtion
Thrombin
Hemostasis
Intrinsic pathway
Clot formation at the tissue level resulting from complex int…
An enzyme in blood plasma that causes clotting of blood by co…
Stopping of blood flow
All required factors (X, XI, IX, VIII) are present in blood a…
Coagualtion
Clot formation at the tissue level resulting from complex int…
Thrombin
An enzyme in blood plasma that causes clotting of blood by co…
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Pharmacology Drugs for GI disorders
overview
regulation of GI tract
esophagus
stomach
-common... -many drugs available... -problems include: peptic ulcer…
-ANS: external influence ... -correlates GI system with other pa…
-peristalsis... -lower esophageal sphincter closes to prevent re…
-gastric glands secret: mucus, HCl, pepsinogen, gastrin, intr…
overview
-common... -many drugs available... -problems include: peptic ulcer…
regulation of GI tract
-ANS: external influence ... -correlates GI system with other pa…
36 terms
Pharmacology Bowel Disorder Drugs
Diarrhea
Acute diarrhea
Chronic diarrhea
Causes of Diarrhea
Abnormal passage of feces with increased frequency, fluidity,…
Sudden onset in a previously healthy person... Lasts from 3 days…
Lasts for more than 3 weeks... Associated with recurring passage…
Acute Diarrhea Chronic Diarrhea... Bacterial Tumors... Viral Diabet…
Diarrhea
Abnormal passage of feces with increased frequency, fluidity,…
Acute diarrhea
Sudden onset in a previously healthy person... Lasts from 3 days…
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Pharmacology Movement Disorder Drugs
Parkinson's Disease Symptoms
Cause of Parkinson's disease symptoms
4 Ways to treat Parkinson's disease
Characteristic of benztropine/Cogentin
Tremor in hands, arms, legs, jaw and face... Rigidity and stiffn…
Imbalance of low dopamine and high acetylcholine
1. Dopaminergics increase dopamine levels... 2. Dopamine Agonist…
Anticholinergic
Parkinson's Disease Symptoms
Tremor in hands, arms, legs, jaw and face... Rigidity and stiffn…
Cause of Parkinson's disease symptoms
Imbalance of low dopamine and high acetylcholine
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Pharmacology - Bowel Disorder Drugs
Antidiarrheals (4)
Laxatives (5)
Adsorbent example
Anticholinergic examples
- Adsorbent... - Anticholinergics... - Opiates... - Probiotics/Intesti…
- Bulk-forming... - Emollient... - Hyperosmotic... - Saline... - Stimulant
Bismuth subsalicylate (Pepto-Bismol)
- Atropine... - Hyoscyamide
Antidiarrheals (4)
- Adsorbent... - Anticholinergics... - Opiates... - Probiotics/Intesti…
Laxatives (5)
- Bulk-forming... - Emollient... - Hyperosmotic... - Saline... - Stimulant
116 terms
Pharmacology: Drugs for Endocrine Disorders
Functions of the endocrine system
Goldie Locks Syndrome
Replacement therapy
Anti-neoplastic therapy
Controller of homeostasis; secrete hormones; receptors on or…
Has to be just right - not too little and not too much
When hormones need to be replaced (i.e. hysterectomy, thyroid…
Used when cancers utilize hormones to progress (i.e. administ…
Functions of the endocrine system
Controller of homeostasis; secrete hormones; receptors on or…
Goldie Locks Syndrome
Has to be just right - not too little and not too much
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