Respiratory Medications Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

Which of the following are herbs believed to help people with COPD?

I. Cherry bark

II. Ginger

III. Pleurisy root

Question 2 2. Why would magnesium help a person with COPD?

Question 3 3. Diphenhydramine can be used to treat early symptoms of which of the following?

Question 4 4. Which of the following conditions is diphenhydramine NOT used to treat?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT an emergency-based side-effect related to prednisone?

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Question 6 6.

Which of the following is a condition where prednisone is a potential treatment option?

I. Psoriasis

II. Arthritis

III. Ulcerative colitis

Question 7 7. Albuterol is classified as a:

Question 8 8. How does albuterol exert its effects?

Question 9 9. Why does withdrawal from prednisone occur?

Question 10 10. Which are symptoms of prednisone withdrawal?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following medications increases the risk of a life-threatening infection if used alongside prednisone?

Question 12 12. An elderly patient using both bupropion and prednisone is at increased risk for which of the following?

Question 13 13. What cardiovascular side effects may occur?

Question 14 14. Where are beta2-adrenergic receptors located?

Question 15 15.

Diphenhydramine can help counteract the signs and symptoms of allergies, like:

I. Itchiness

II. Runny nose

III. Watery eyes

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Question 16 16. When taking diphenhydramine you should be careful in or should NOT:

Question 17 17. The category of antibiotics called macrolides are:

Question 18 18. What respiratory infections can macrolide antibiotics treat?

Question 19 19. Which of the following would NOT be a condition that might be treated by prednisone?

Question 20 20. Which of the following statements about prednisone is TRUE?

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Question 21 21. Aromatherapy includes the use of which of the following to help loosen congestion?

Question 22 22. A friend advises using _____ on lung 7 as an alternative treatment for asthma.

Question 23 23. What is appropriate nursing assessment prior to use of albuterol?

Question 24 24. What condition most often requires use of albuterol?

Question 25 25. If you wanted to thin airway mucus, you might try:

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Question 26 26. Which of the following medications should NOT be taken when taking diphenhydramine?

Question 27 27. What kind of drug is prednisone?

Question 28 28. Which of the following would NOT be a disorder albuterol would be indicated for?

Question 29 29. Can withdrawal from prednisone be avoided?

Question 30 30. Which of the following drug interactions is most likely to result in gastrointestinal ulceration?

Respiratory Medications Chapter Exam Instructions

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