Question 1 A nurse is working in a women’s hospital where she is caring for a new mother who is experiencing postpartum urinary retention. Bethanechol (Urecholine) has been ordered. The nurse will observe for which of the following?
D) Decreased salivation
Question 2 A woman is receiving magnesium sulfate for intrapartum eclampsia. The patient is perspiring and her blood pressure is 88/50. The serum magnesium level is 10 mg/dL. The nurse will interpret these manifestations as
A) common adverse effects of magnesium sulfate
B) magnesium sulfate toxicity
C) a hypersensitivity reaction to magnesium sulfate
D) an idiosyncratic reaction from the magnesium sulfate
Question 3 A male patient is taking finasteride for BPH.Which of the following will the nurse evaluate at each clinic visit?
A) Serum cholesterol levels
B) Bone growth