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Drug card 2

Pharmacologic Drug Category:
Generic Drug Names in this Class:
Action - How do drugs in this class work?:
Nursing Implications - What does the nurse need to check
before and after administration? Think vitals, labs, physical
Effectiveness (What patient effects shows it is working?
How do you know the drug did what it was intended to
Are serum (blood) drug levels monitored for drugs in this
class? If so, give an example of a drug and its
acceptable/safe serum level?
Adverse Effects - Most common and life-threatening:
Teaching Needs - Anything you should tell the patient who
is taking a drug from this class?:
Drug-to-Drug Interactions:
Drug-to-Food Interactions:
Pregnancy/Contraceptive Considerations:
Antidote - if one is applicable:
oral, rectal, IM, IV
alprazolam, chlordiazepoxide, clonazepam, clorazepate, diazepam,
estazolam, flurazepam, lorazepam, midazolam, oxazepam, quazepam,
temazepam, triazolam
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