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Dispense

Nomogram

STAT

Surface Area

Prepare drug for administration

Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…

Immediately

Total area of the body exposed to the outside environment.

Dispense

Prepare drug for administration

Nomogram

Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…

Metric system

International Units

Household

1 T = ? ml

weight = gram (g / gm), mg... volume = liter (L), ml... length = me…

Insulin 400 IU... Heparin 5000 U

Drop (gtt)... Tablespoon (T)... Teaspoon (tsp)... Cup (c)

15ml

Metric system

weight = gram (g / gm), mg... volume = liter (L), ml... length = me…

International Units

Insulin 400 IU... Heparin 5000 U

Change the fraction to a percent 5/6

The percent Formula

Fahrenheit to Celsius

Military Time

5 Divided by 6 = 0.833 X 100 = 83.3 %

Part / Hole = %/100 Example 7/8 + % / 100 , 7x100 =700 divide…

C= F-32/1.8

Zero before number 1 to 9 am, no zero needed for 10am and 11a…

Change the fraction to a percent 5/6

5 Divided by 6 = 0.833 X 100 = 83.3 %

The percent Formula

Part / Hole = %/100 Example 7/8 + % / 100 , 7x100 =700 divide…

Dispense

Nomogram

stat

Surface area

To prepare a drug for administration

Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…

Immediately

The total area of the body exposed to the outside environment

Dispense

To prepare a drug for administration

Nomogram

Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…

apothecary system

body surface area (BSA)

Clark's rule

denominator

oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…

calculation of the child's height and weight expressed as met…

most common law used in the calculation of drug dosage for ch…

bottom number of the fraction

apothecary system

oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…

body surface area (BSA)

calculation of the child's height and weight expressed as met…

Auxiliary label

Diluent

Dosage (dose) strength

Generic name

Label added to prescription to provide supplementary instruct…

Agent that dilutes a substance in pharmacology liquid added t…

Weight of medication in a dose

Official nonproprietary name approved for a drug by the U.S.…

Auxiliary label

Label added to prescription to provide supplementary instruct…

Diluent

Agent that dilutes a substance in pharmacology liquid added t…

APOTHECARY 1 GRAIN

LIQUID / 1 TEASPOON

LIQUID / 1 TABLESPOON

LIQUID / 1 FL OZ

APX. METRIC 60MG EXACT METRIC 64.8

APX. METRIC 5ML EXACT 5ML

APX. METRIC 15ML EXACT 15ML

APX. METRIC 30ml EXACT 29.57ML

APOTHECARY 1 GRAIN

APX. METRIC 60MG EXACT METRIC 64.8

LIQUID / 1 TEASPOON

APX. METRIC 5ML EXACT 5ML

Pharmacology

Pharmacokinetics

Purposes of drugs

Source of drugs in plants

The study of drugs and their origin, nature, properties, thei…

The study of the metabolism and actions of drugs with emphasi…

Diagnosis, treatment of symptoms, treatment of diseases or dy…

Berries, leaves, roots (Digitalis is obtained from purple fox…

Pharmacology

The study of drugs and their origin, nature, properties, thei…

Pharmacokinetics

The study of the metabolism and actions of drugs with emphasi…

numerator

overdose

over the counter(OTC)

pharmaceutical

top number of a fraction

when too much of a medication is administered

non-prescription drugs such as aspirin, cold medicine, and an…

pertaining to, or relating to drugs used for medicinal treatm…

numerator

top number of a fraction

overdose

when too much of a medication is administered

absorption

administer

adverse effects

analgesic

the process by which one substance is taken in an incorporate…

to give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thr…

negative effects that outweigh the benefits of taking a medic…

a drug or medicine given to relive pain without causing loss…

absorption

the process by which one substance is taken in an incorporate…

administer

to give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thr…

Efficacy

Excretion

Expectorant

Fried's Law

Therapeutic value of a drug. How well does it work?

Manner in which a drug is eliminated from the body

Any drug or medicine that liquefies mucus in the bronchi of t…

pediatric dosage law applied to children under the age of 1 y…

Efficacy

Therapeutic value of a drug. How well does it work?

Excretion

Manner in which a drug is eliminated from the body

Absorption

Administer

Adverse effects

Analgesic

Process by which one substance is taken in and incorpated int…

To give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thr…

Negative effects that outweigh the benefits of taking a medic…

Drug or medicine given to relieve pain without causing loss o…

Absorption

Process by which one substance is taken in and incorpated int…

Administer

To give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thr…

broad-spectrum

bronchodilator

cathartic

Clark's Rule

refers to antibiotics that are effective against a large rang…

drug given to dilate the bronchi, or airways in the lungs, su…

drug given to induce defecation(bowel movement) or relieve co…

most common rule used in the calculation of drug dosage for c…

broad-spectrum

refers to antibiotics that are effective against a large rang…

bronchodilator

drug given to dilate the bronchi, or airways in the lungs, su…

What is the strength ?

What is the dose ?

What is the solute ?

What is a solvent ?

Potency of the drug stated in %

Size or amount of drug available in the drug package 6mg/5mL

The pure Drug thats dissolved into a liquid

The liquid the drug is dissolved into

What is the strength ?

Potency of the drug stated in %

What is the dose ?

Size or amount of drug available in the drug package 6mg/5mL

absorption

administer

adverse effects

analgesic

the process by which one substance is taken in and incorporat…

to give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thr…

Negative effects that outweigh the benefits of taking a medic…

a drug or medicine given to relieve pain without causing loss…

absorption

the process by which one substance is taken in and incorporat…

administer

to give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thr…

atropine sulfate

amiodarone (Cordarone)

lidocaine

adenosine (Adenocard)

-Antiarrhythmic, anticholinergic (cardio, neuro)... -use: Sinus…

-Antiarrhythmic ... -use: A-fib/a-flutter, PVC, V-tach... -decrease…

-Antiarrhythmic ... -use: PVC, V-fib, V-tach... -decreases excitabi…

-Antiarrhythmic ... -use: SVT... -decreased conduction thru AV node…

atropine sulfate

-Antiarrhythmic, anticholinergic (cardio, neuro)... -use: Sinus…

amiodarone (Cordarone)

-Antiarrhythmic ... -use: A-fib/a-flutter, PVC, V-tach... -decrease…

Pepcid

Furosemide (lasix)

Cardiogenic Shock tx

Mitral Stenosis Tx

H2 blocker for GERD... Watch when giving to elderly pts because…

this drug is used with myocarditis... increase blood flow to kid…

vasopressors (Dopamine, Dobutamine), vasodilators (nitropruss…

diuretics, Na restrictions, Digoxin, BB, anticoagulants

Pepcid

H2 blocker for GERD... Watch when giving to elderly pts because…

Furosemide (lasix)

this drug is used with myocarditis... increase blood flow to kid…

Metric system

International Units

Household

1 T = ? ml

weight = gram (g / gm), mg... volume = liter (L), ml... length = me…

Insulin 400 IU... Heparin 5000 U

Drop (gtt)... Tablespoon (T)... Teaspoon (tsp)... Cup (c)

15ml

Metric system

weight = gram (g / gm), mg... volume = liter (L), ml... length = me…

International Units

Insulin 400 IU... Heparin 5000 U

apothecary system

body surface area (BSA)

Clark's rule

denominator

oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…

based on a calculation of the child's height and weight and i…

based on the weight of the child and is the most common calcu…

bottom number of a fraction

apothecary system

oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…

body surface area (BSA)

based on a calculation of the child's height and weight and i…

Apothecary System

Body Surface Area

Abbreviation for Body Surface Area

Clark's Rule

Is considered to be the oldest system of measurement.

Is based on a calculation of the child's height and weight an…

BSA

Is based on the weight of the child.

Apothecary System

Is considered to be the oldest system of measurement.

Body Surface Area

Is based on a calculation of the child's height and weight an…

Absorption

adverse reaction

agonist

metabolism

Is the process by which a substance moves into the bloodstrea…

is a severe side effect such as shock or death

a drug that is taken with another drug

also known as biotransformation; the medicaion is changed to…

Absorption

Is the process by which a substance moves into the bloodstrea…

adverse reaction

is a severe side effect such as shock or death

Military time

Percentages

Ratio

Proportion

24 hour scale; international

Special types of fractions that mean "per every hundred"

Comparison of two numbers

Statement of a quality between ratios

Military time

24 hour scale; international

Percentages

Special types of fractions that mean "per every hundred"

Dispense

Nomogram

stat

Surface Area

To prepare a drug for administration

Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…

Immediately

The total area of the body exposed to the outside environment

Dispense

To prepare a drug for administration

Nomogram

Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…

Dividend

Difference

Divisor

Equation

The number that is to be divided into parts.

The amount that remains after one number is subtracted from a…

The number by which the dividend is to be divided.

A mathematical statement (for example: 5 + 3 = 8)

Dividend

The number that is to be divided into parts.

Difference

The amount that remains after one number is subtracted from a…

A client is prescribed 50 mg chlorprom…

A nurse is preparing to administer ami…

A nurse is preparing to administer ris…

A nurse is administering morphine sulf…

2 mL

2 tabs

5 tabs

Have a second nurse witness the disposal of the excess medica…

A client is prescribed 50 mg chlorprom…

2 mL

A nurse is preparing to administer ami…

2 tabs

Dividend

Difference

Divisor

Equation

The number that is to be divided into parts

The amount that remains after one number is subtracted from a…

The number by which the dividend is to be divided

A mathematical statement (5+2=7)

Dividend

The number that is to be divided into parts

Difference

The amount that remains after one number is subtracted from a…

Apothecary System

Body Surface Area (BSA)

Clark's Rule

Denominator

Oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…

Calculation of the child's height and weight, expressed as m^…

Most common law used in the calculation of drug dosage for ch…

Bottom number of a fraction.

Apothecary System

Oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…

Body Surface Area (BSA)

Calculation of the child's height and weight, expressed as m^…

dispense

nomogram

stat

surface area

to prepare a drug for administration

graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…

immediately

the total area of the body exposed to the outside environment

dispense

to prepare a drug for administration

nomogram

graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…

Prescription Definition

Prescription Legal

Prescription Dr. Info

Prescription Refills

An Order to a pharmacist, written by a Licensed medical pract…

Legally Recognized Document and the writer is held responsibl…

Should have Name, Address, Telephone Number, and Office Hours…

Space for Number of Refills and the practitioner's DEA (drug…

Prescription Definition

An Order to a pharmacist, written by a Licensed medical pract…

Prescription Legal

Legally Recognized Document and the writer is held responsibl…

Apothecary system

Body surface area (BSA)

Clark's rule

Denominator

Oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…

Calculation of the child's height and weight, expressed as m2…

Most common law used in the calculation of drug dosage for ch…

Bottom number of a fraction

Apothecary system

Oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…

Body surface area (BSA)

Calculation of the child's height and weight, expressed as m2…

Military time

Mg/ml

Ratio

Units

Uses 24- hour scale without a.m or p.m designations

Stronger- more milligrams per ML... 20mg/ ml

Ex. 1:1000... 1 ml of concentrated drug added to 1000ml of diluent

Stronger- higher number of units per ml

Military time

Uses 24- hour scale without a.m or p.m designations

Mg/ml

Stronger- more milligrams per ML... 20mg/ ml

Military Time Chart

Ratio Proportion

Temperature Conversion to Celsius

Temperature Conversion to Fahrenheit

12:00 am Midnight 00:00 ... 1:00 am 01:00 ... 2:00 am 02:00 ... 3:0…

A : B = C : D

C= 5/9 (F - 32)

F = 9/5 C+32

Military Time Chart

12:00 am Midnight 00:00 ... 1:00 am 01:00 ... 2:00 am 02:00 ... 3:0…

Ratio Proportion

A : B = C : D