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

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...

Citicoline Indication and Nursing Management

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

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

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:...

Tranexamic Acid

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

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

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...