Pharmacology: A Nursing Approach

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Pharmacology
Chapter 10
Nursing Implications
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ASSESSMENT

Clients may not disclose herbal use because:

Bias by health care providers

Lack of knowledge/understanding by heal care providers

Not considered medication

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WHAT, WHEN, DOSE, FORM

Advise to not take when pregnant or breastfeeding

Do not give to infants

Do not delay to seek help for persistent or severe symptoms

Contact health care provider before stopping use of an Rx

Store herbal remedies in a cool, dry, dark place; dark glass containers preferred

Be wary of unsubstantiated claims of "miracle cures"