NCLEX Pharmacology Quizzes & Trivia


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Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 408   |  Last updated: Aug 4, 2017
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    The nursery nurse is putting erythromycin ointment in the newborn’s eyes to prevent infection. She places it in the following area of the eye:

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    A nurse is preparing the client’s morning NPH insulin dose and notices a clumpy precipitate inside the insulin vial. The nurse should:

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    Which of the following is least likely to influence the potential for a client to comply with lithium therapy after discharge?

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    A nurse provides instructions to a client taking fluoxetine (Prozac) a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) antidepressant. The nurse tells the client to take the medication:

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    The nurse observes a co-worker preparing to administer a solution of lidocaine and epinephrine to a client with multiple premature ventricular contractions. The appropriate action by the nurse is to:




NCLEX Pharmacology Questions & Answers


What is the appropriate action by the nurse? The nurse observes a co-worker preparing to administer a solution of lidocaine and epinephrine to a client with multiple premature ventricular...
Prevent the administration. and give a plain lidocaine solution.Solutions of lidocaine containing preservatives or epinephrine are intended for local anesthesia only. and must never be given IV for dysrhythmias.
What should not be done with the use of the medication? A client is receiving Methocarbamol (Robaxin) as an adjunct to physical therapy for the relief of painful muscle discomfort. This...
If you have ever been sick, you may have gone to the doctor and he prescribed you medicine. Usually, you have to go to a pharmacy to get the medicine. At the pharmacy, the pharmacist or someone working for the pharmacy will give you advice and inform
Which is the most frequent CNS side effect? A geriatric patient is prescribed with Cimetidine (Tagamet) for the treatment of heartburn.
CNS stands for central nervous system. In the central nervous system, the body parts that are included are the nerves, brain and spinal cord. These are important parts to the body. Geriatric patients often have problems with their central nervous sys
What does the nurse advise the client to do? A nurse is giving instructions to a client taking risperidone (Risperdal).
Change position slowly.Risperidone (Risperdal) can cause orthostatic hypotension so instruct the client to change positions slowly to avoid it.Option A: The medication is taken with food or milk to decrease gastric upset.Option C: Sunlight should be
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