Alter stimuli response and perception
Make a pt sleep through pain
Bind to the MU receptor
Decrease prostiglandin production
Depressed Immune Response
Michael may have withdrawl from the morphine.
The pump must be DC'd and removed before administering the oxycodone.
Michael may carry extra risk for respiratory depression.
Michael will need to be assessed for apnea.
Give the pt 2 tabs corresponding to therapy times.
Give the pt morphine before therapy times.
Give the pt fentanyl before therapy times.
Give the pt demerol before therapy times.
Karen will come out of her respiratory depression in excruciating pain.
Karen could become afrebile.
Karen could have hallucinations.
Karen will come out her respiratory depression with nausea.
Elderly need their dose decreased 35%-50%
Elderly need their dose decreased 20% - 40%.
Elderly need their dose increased by 25%-50%.
None of the above.