Opioids can cause...?
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?
When could you not give an opioid?
What does the inhibition of COX-1 cause?
What can occur if asprin is given in high doses
Opioid agonists are used for what type of pain?
What can be used for an opioid overdose?
What would the nurse assess for when administering an opioid agonists?
What does the inhibition of COX-2 cause?
Pain management is most effective if given....
Which drug is the drug of choice for terminal cancer?