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This pocket reference is an A to Z listing more than 400 drugs pertaining directly to respiratory care. category. Each drug listing includes a brief description of the action and contraindications, generic and trade names, phonetic pronunciations, uses, dosages, administration and storage, side effects, respiratory care considerations, and client/family teaching for drugs commonly used in respiratory care.
Lists 300 drugs; incl. gen. & trade names, actions & contra- indications, uses, dosage, storage, side effects, etc.
A to Z listing of more than 400 drugs pertaining to Respiratory Care.
Trade names of drugs marketed in the United States and Canada are listed; trade names of drugs marketed only in Canada are designated by a maple leaf. For ease of location, the FDA pregnancy category immediately follows the pronunciation of the drug at the beginning of the information for each drug...
One of the important features...is the format whereby dosage information is presented. The dosage form and/or route of administration are clearly delineated and are often correlated with the disease state(s) for which the dosage is used...Another important feature is the designation in boldface italics of life-threatening side effects...[and]... the use of an icon for overdose management that lists the symptoms and treatment for drug overdose