Promoting self-care and independence
Maintaining adequate nutrition
Promoting rest and comfort
Initiate continuous enteral feedings
Encourage a high protein. high-calorie diet
Implement total parenteral nutrition
Provide six small meals a day.
Increased absorption of digoxin
Decreased absorption of digoxin
Increased absorption of the absorbent
Decreased absorption of the absorbent
Delay the digitalis for 1 to 2 hours until the antacid is absorbed
Give the antacid at least 2 to 4 hours before administering the digitalis
Administer both medications as ordered and document in nurse’s notes
Contact the physician regarding the drug interaction and request a change in the time of dosing of the drugs.
Neutralize gastric acid
Decrease stomach motility
Decrease gastric pH
Decrease duodenal pH
All of the above.