Category: Drug Study

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What You Need To Know About Inotropics

Christmas season is way past over, however, Nurse Hannah finds herself staring at a Christmas Tree-like ceiling. Like Colorful Christmas balls, IV hooks are full of different IV bottles of...

Hyoscine Nursing Responsibilities 0

Hyoscine Nursing Responsibilities

Generic Name: Hyoscine Butylbromide Brand Name: Amucin, Ascopen, Buscin, Buscomed, Buscopan, Busopin, Buston, Fucon, Gascopan, Gastride, Losil, Rotomide, Scolmin, Spasmosan, Xspas Classification: Antispasmodic, Muscle Relaxant Indications: 1. Spasms of the...

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Citicoline Indication and Nursing Management

Generic Name: Citicoline Brand Name: Nicholin, Somazine, 5′-Cytidine diphosphate choline, CDPC, CDP Choline, CDP-Choline, Citicholine, Citicolina, Cytidine 5-Diphosphocholine, Cytidine 5′-diphosphocholine, Cytidine (5′) diphosphocholine Classification: Neurotonics, Nootropics Mechanism of Action Citicoline...

Captopril Nursing Responsibilities 0

Captopril Nursing Responsibilities

Brand Name: Capoten Classification: Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitor, Antihypertensive Indications Hypertension Management of congestive heart failure (CHF) Reduces the risk of death or development of CHF after myocardial infarction...

Lidocaine Nursing Responsibilities 0

Lidocaine Nursing Responsibilities

Brand Name: (Parenteral) LidoPen, Xylocaine (Local Anesthetic) Dilocane, Lidoject, Nervocaine, Octocaine, Xylovaine (Mucosal) Anestacon, Xylocaine Viscous (Lidocaine Patch) Lidoderm, (Topical) DermaFlex, ELA-Max, Solarcaine, Aloe Extra Burn Relief, Xylocaine, Zilactin-L Classification:...

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Tranexamic Acid

Brand name: Hemostan, Fibrinon, Cyklokapron, Lysteda, Transamin Classification: Anti-fibrinolytic, antihemorrhagic Indications: Tranexamic acid is used for the prompt and effective control of hemorrhage in various surgical and clinical areas: Treating...

Sodium Bicarbonate Nursing Responsibilities 0

Sodium Bicarbonate Nursing Responsibilities

Information on Sodium Bicarbonate Brand Name: Bakin Soda, Bell-Ans, Citrocarbonate, Neut, Soda Mint Classification: antiulcer agents, alkalinizing agent Indications Management of metabolic acidosis Used to alkalinize urine and promote excretion...

Acyclovir – Drug Study 2

Acyclovir – Drug Study

Brand Name: Avirax, Zovirax Classification: Antiviral, purine analogues Indications Recurrent genital herpes infection (PO) Localized cutaneus herpes zoster infection (shingles) – PO Chickenpox (varicella) – PO Severe initial episodes of...

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Dexamethasone

Brand Name: Cortastat, Dalalone, Decadrol, Decaject, Deronil, Dexacorten, Dexameth, Dexasone, Dexone, Hexadrol, Primethasone, Solurex Classification: Long- acting corticosteroid Indications Management of cerebral edema Diagnostic agent in adrenal disorders Relieves inflammation...

Salbutamol Drug Study 0

Salbutamol Drug Study

Generic Name: Albuterol Brand Name: Salbutamol, Proventil, Ventolin, Accuneb, airet, Novo-Salbutamol, Proventil HFA, Gen-salbutamol, Ventodisk, Ventolin HFA, Volmax, VoSpira ER Classification: Bronchodilator (therapeutic); adrenergics (pharmacologic) Indications To control and prevent...