Pharm Exam 1

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Isoflurane is an ______________________.

Inhalation Anesthetics

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Mechanism of action for _________________ not clear. Maybe amplifies GABA?

Isoflurane

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_______________ is used for induction and maintenance of general anesthesia.

Isoflurane

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Nursing considerations for __________________ are Adverse effects: PONV(Postoperative nausea and vomiting), Malignant hyperthermia.

  • Treat with IV Dantrium

Isoflurane

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Contraindications for _________________: family hx of malignant hyperthermia, history of severe PONV.

  • Substitute TIVA

Isoflurane

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________________ is a Hypermetabolic response that is Potentially fatal. Caused by

  • Inhalation anesthetics
  • succinylcholine (NMB)
  • Linked to muscular disorders (e.g. Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
  • How to treat?
  • IV dantrolene sodium (Dantrium) & Body cooling

Malignant Hyperthermia

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_________________ is an Intravenous Anesthetic

Propofol

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Mechanism of action (MOA) for ____________ : depresses CNS via GABA amplification

  • No analgesia

Use(s): induction and maintenance of general anesthesia.

Propofol

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Nursing considerations for Propofol are?

contraindications: soy or egg allergy. Lipid metabolism disorders.

Nursing Implications:

  • Widely used medication
  • Risk of mishandling
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______________________ is another IV option for general anesthesia

  • BBW for emergence delirium, hallucinations, and unpleasant dreams

ketamine (Ketalar)

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Inhalation Anesthetics

Risk of malignant hyperthermia

Risk of hepatotoxicity

Effects dissipate after 30 mins.

Higher chance of post-op N/V

Odor may limit use to maintenance

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IV anesthetics

No risk of malignant hyperthermia

Assess for food allergies (egg, soy)

Effects dissipate quickly

Post-op N/V less likely

Aseptic technique (handling)

Pain at IV site

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________________ is a Neuromuscular Blocking Agents

vecuronium