respiratory (meds only) test 3
most commonly prescribed TB med given IM, take vit b6, dont take with acetaminophen
creates a synergetic effect when given with isoniazid
used to treat TB, by stopping the growth
E used to treat TB, by stopping the growth
viral infection, 2-4 times in adults and 10 times in kids
is a decongestant that relieve nasal obstruction and discharge. Works by vasoconstriction
suppress dry, nonproductive cough, it affects the cough center in the brain.
works by thinning and loosening mucus in the airways and allowing for easier removal.
only given IH and liquefy mucus in the respiratory tract, effective immediately
blocks histamine from acting on target tissue. causes paradoxical excitement in children, cause sedation, dont take when pregnant.
treats seasonal allergies, take with water only.
is a bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and increases ar flow to the lungs, most common side effect is muscle tremor
dry out; used for long term management of asthma
used for long term treatment, ( 2nd line treatment) don't smoke or drink caffeine
is used to prevent and control symptoms caused by asthma by reducing the irritation and swelling of the airways
not effective in relieving acute attacks, used for long term treatment, will not replace the use of a rescue inhaler.