Understanding & Administering Lorazepam Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT a symptom of a lorazepam overdose?

Question 2 2. What is the trade name for lorazepam?

Question 3 3. What is the increased need for higher doses of medication to get the desired effect called?

Question 4 4. A patient comes into the emergency room, and the nurse just acquired IV access for medications. The patient begins to have a seizure. The doctor orders lorazepam. Which form of the drug would be the most appropriate in this situation?

Question 5 5. Lorazepam tablets come in all of the following except:

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Question 6 6. Annie is prescribed lorazepam to alleviate the symptoms of her anxiety. The doctor has ordered her to take one of her 0.5 mg tablets 2-3 times per day. Annie likes how calm the lorazepam makes her feel so she begins taking an extra pill or two every day. Eventually she notices that the 0.5 mg tablets are not having the calming effect on her they once were, and she is needing to take more just to feel the same. Annie is experiencing:

Question 7 7. Which of the following is a narcolepsy medication that shouldn't be used along with lorazepam?

Question 8 8.

Which of the following is/are opioids and thus should be used with extreme caution (or not at all) when used with lorazepam?

I. Morphine

II. Codeine

III. Hydromorphone

Question 9 9. You wouldn't want to give lorazepam to a person with a known hypersensitivity reaction to it. What does this mean?

Question 10 10. Your friend explains that her long-term medication lorazepam isn't working, and she plans to stop taking it. You _____.

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Question 11 11. A patient is experiencing acute withdrawal from lorazepam and asks how long they should expect to have symptoms. You explain:

Question 12 12. A patient diagnosed with acute lorazepam withdrawal is likely to experience _____.

Question 13 13. Which statement is true about lorazepam pharmacology?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is not available for lorazepam administration?

Question 15 15. Your patient takes a lorazepam orally at 10am. When do you expect the peak effect of the medication to occur?

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Question 16 16. The inability to fall and/or stay asleep, _____, might be managed with lorazepam.

Question 17 17. What do benzodiazepines, like lorazepam, mainly do?

Question 18 18. What is lorazepam classified as?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is TRUE with respect to lorazepam, alprazolam, and pregnancy?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is a name for alprazolam?

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Question 21 21. What should a doctor consider if someone is using alprazolam and smoking?

Question 22 22.

What kinds of medications are lorazepam and diazepam?

I. Benzodiazepines

II. Opioids

III. Anticonvulsants

Question 23 23. Which of the following is true regarding pregnancy, lorazepam, and diazepam?

Question 24 24. Diazepam may lead to _____ when using Clinistix.

Question 25 25. Which of the following is something BOTH traizolam and lorazepam are used to treat?

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Question 26 26. It's highly recommended that the use of triazolam or lorazepam is avoided alongside the use of opioids. Why?

Question 27 27. What can you say with respect to triazolam, lorazepam, and pregnancy?

Question 28 28. Which of the following statements regarding lorazepam is FALSE?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is true about lorazepam dependence?

Question 30 30. Someone with acute narrow angle glaucoma shouldn't take lorazepam. What does acute narrow angle glaucoma entail?

Understanding & Administering Lorazepam Chapter Exam Instructions

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