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GENERIC BRAND DRUG CLASS DOSAGE HOW MECHANISM OF INDICATION CONTRAIND SIDE - NURSING

NAME NAME AND SUPPLIED ACTION ICATION EFFECTS RESPONSIBILITIES


FREQUENCY
celecoxi Celebre Pharmacolog 400 mg OD Capsule Exhibits anti- Adjunctive ● CNS: Before:
b x ic class: p.r.n s inflammatory, treatment Hypersens dizziness, - Assess pt’s
Nonsteroidal analgesic, to decrease itivity to drowsines history of
cyclooxygenas and the number drug, s, allergic reaction
e-2 (COX-2 ) antipyretic of sulfonami headache, to the drug
inhibitor, action due to adenomato des, insomnia, - Monitor complete
anti- inhibition us or other fatigue blood count,
electrolyte
inflammatory of the enzyme colorectal NSAIDs CV:
levels, creatinine
drug (NSAID) COX-2 polyps in ● Severe peripheral clearance, and
Therapeutic familial hepatic edema occult fecal blood
class: adenomato impairmen EENT: test and liver
Antirheumatic us t ophthalmi function
Pregnancy polyposis ● History c effects, test results
risk category of asthma tinnitus, every 6 to 12
C or pharyngiti months
urticaria s, rhinitis, During:
● sinusitis - Instruct patient to
Advanced GI: take drug with
renal nausea, food or milk.
disease diarrhea, - Teach patient to
● Late constipati avoid aspirin and
pregnancy on, other NSAIDs (such
as ibuprofen and
● abdominal
naproxen)
Breastfee pain, during therapy.
ding dyspepsia,
flatulence, After:
dry - Advise patient to
mouth, GI immediately report
bleeding bloody stools, blood
GU: in vomit, or
menorrha signs or symptoms
gia of liver damage
Hematolo (nausea, fatigue,
lethargy, pruritus,
gic: yellowing
decreased of eyes or skin,
hemoglobi tenderness on
n upper right side of
or abdomen, or flulike
hematocri symptoms).
t,
eosinophili
a,
epistaxis,
bruising,

SOURCE: NURSE’S DRUG GUDE 2008, SPRINGHOUSE