Intracranial Regulation

Intracranial Regulation

Pharmacology Test III this practice quiz will contain info on opiod analgesic, nonopoid analgesics, & opoid agonist-antagonist

published on November 09, 201334 responses 0

Pain management is most effective if given....

30 minutes after experiencing pain
Before pain becomes severe
Before bedtime

What will the nurse check before administering an analgesic?

hypertension
history of stroke
allergies

When could you not give an opioid?

Select the three correct answers
Head trauma
in shock
respiratory depression

Opioid agonists are used for what type of pain?

Which drug is the drug of choice for terminal cancer?

Oxycontin
Dilaudid
Morphine

What will an opioid agonists cause in an opioid dependent patient?

constipation
withdrawal symptoms
chest pain

What does the inhibition of COX-1 cause?

What can occur if asprin is given in high doses

What can be a result of inhibition of COX-1 by and NSAID

Select the two correct answers
stomach ulcers
bleeding
colitis

What does the inhibition of COX-2 cause?

What can be used for an opioid overdose?

Opioid antagonist
Atropine
Epinephrine

What would the nurse assess for when administering an opioid agonists?

Select the three correct answers
Assess, re-assess pain
Assess respiratory rate and effort
Assess for urinary retention

Opioids can cause...?

vomiting
constipation
diarrhea