Generic Name

Dosage Adults: 400mg 1 Capsule OD for 7 Days

Side effects    

Nursing responsibility


Stomach upset or gas, severe headache, unexplained weight gain, swelling of the hands or feet, pain/swelling/warmth in the groin/calf, change in amount of urine, difficult/painful swallowing, unusual tiredness

Tell patient he may take with or without food. Monitor V/S Assessed for any cardiovascular events, MI, stroke. Assess for infection (vital signs, appearance of wound, sputum, urine, and stool; WBC) at beginning of and during therap. Monitor GIT disturbance including bleeding, perforation or ulceration of stomach. Assess for any allergic reaction to medication and Aspirin and other NSAIDS Ask the px if she is pregnant or a plan to become pregnant and not recommended to first and last trimester of pregnancy As appropriate, review all other significant and life-threatening adverse reactions and interactions, especially those related to the drugs, tests, and foods mentioned above.

Brand Name Celebrex

Mode of action Believed to be due to inhibition of prostaglandin synthesis, primarily via inhibition of cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2), and at therapeutic concentrations in humans, CELEBREX does not inhibit the cyclooxygenase-1 (COX-1) isoenzyme. Indication CELEBREX (celecoxib) is indicated for relief of the signs and symptoms of RA and acute pain 

Adverse Effects GIT: Constipation, Dysphagia, GI bleeding Musc: Myalgia, arthralgia, bone disorder Genito: Vaginitis, vaginal hemorrhage Hemic: Anemia Respi: Brochitis

Classification Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs

Contra-indication In patients with known hypersensitivity to celecoxib, aspirin, or other NSAIDs. In patients who have demonstrated allergic-type reactions tosulfonamides. asthma, urticaria, or allergic-type reactions after taking aspirin or other NSAIDs. Severe anaphylactoid reactions to NSAIDs Treatment of perioperative pain in the setting of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery

allergy to tramadol. Use seizure precautions for patients who have a history of seizures or who are concurrently using drugs that lower the seizure threshold.   Brand Name Dolcet Mode of action Binds to mu-opioid receptors and inhibits the reuptake of norepinephrine and serotonin. a red. Monitor ambulation and take appropriate safety precautions. Musc: Hypertonia Respi: Dyspnea   Classification Centrally Acting Analgesic Contra-indication Contraindicated with pregnancy. causes many effects similar to the opioids--dizziness. CNS: Nervousness. or shallow breathing. loss of coordination. opioids. somnolence. Monitor vital signs and assess for orthostatic hypotension or signs of CNS depression. diarrhea. seizure (convulsions). fainting. Indication DOLCET (tramadol hcl) is indicated for the management of moderate to moderately severe pain in adults. Assess bowel and bladder function. nausea. and any other bothersome adverse effects to physician. overactive reflexes. psychotropic drugs or other centrally acting analgesics. CNS impairment. lactation. nausea.  Adverse Effects Card: Vasodilation. fever. weak Assess for level of pain relief and administer PRN dose as needed but not to exceed the recommended total daily dose. peeling skin rash. Anorexia. Flatulence. vomiting. Discontinue drug and notify physician if S&S of hypersensitivity occur.     .Generic Name Dosage  Side effects  Nursing responsibility Tramadol Hydrochloride Adult: 1Tab every 6 hours   Agitation. report urinary frequency or retention. renal or hepatic impairment. constipation--but does not have the respiratory depressant effects. blistering. fast heart rate. Use cautiously with seizures. hallucinations. Sleep disorder GIT: Abdominal pain. Tell the px to avoid breastfeeding while taking this drug Understand potential adverse effects and report problems with bowel and bladder function. acute intoxication with alcohol. concomitant use of CNS depressants or MAOIs.

vomiting. gonorrhea.g. consequently.   . Report severe diarrhea. severe skin rash. sinusitis. vomiting. which exerts antibacterial activity by inhibition of bacterial cell wall synthesis in susceptible species.    Classification Antibiotic. Adverse Effects Large doses can cause: GIT: pseudo membranous colitis. and urinary tract infections. unpleasant taste. Discontinue if hypersensitivity reaction occurs. wheezing Monitor the following: Vital Signs. Intake and Output. ear infections. Avoid alcohol while taking this drug and for 3 days after because severe reactions often occur. diarrhea. difficulty breathing. skin infections. hives. It has good stability to several bacterial beta-lactamase enzymes and. pain at injection site. Hematologic: bone marrow depression Hypersensitivity: rashes. Cephalosporin (second generation) Contra-indication Cefuroxime for Injection USP and Dextrose Injection USP is contraindicated in patients with known allergy to the cephalosporin group of antibiotics. Have vitamin K available in case hypoprothrombinemia occurs. itching. Central Venous Pressure and Pulmonary Pressure Assess for signs and symptoms of Hypersensitivity (e. Side effects  Nursing responsibility Cefuroxime Diaper rash. rashes.Generic Name Dosage Adult: 500mg 1Tab BID for 7 Days . tonsillitis. crushing the drug results in a bitter.   Brand Name Zegen Mode of action It is a bactericidal antibiotic. diarrhea. Give oral drug with food to decrease GI upset and enhance absorption. superinfection CNS: cerebral irritation and convulsions. is active against many resistant strains of susceptible species. nausea. Solutions containing dextrose may be contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to corn products. stomach pain. unusual tiredness or fatigue. Indication ZEGEN (Cefuroxime) is indicated to many different types of bacterial infections such as bronchitis. upset stomach. difficulty breathing or swallowing. superinfection ) Give oral drug to children who can swallow tablets. painful sores in the mouth or throat.

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