Which drug is the drug of choice for terminal cancer?
Opioid agonists are used for what type of pain?
What would the nurse assess for when administering an opioid agonists?
When could you not give an opioid?
Pain management is most effective if given....
Opioids can cause...?
What will an opioid agonists cause in an opioid dependent patient?
What can be a result of inhibition of COX-1 by and NSAID
Hint: 2 choices
What will the nurse check before administering an analgesic?
What can be used for an opioid overdose?
What does the inhibition of COX-2 cause?
What can occur if asprin is given in high doses