Adv. Pharm Columbia Cumulative Exam

February 18, 2018 Off By admin
Question Answer Opiate antagonist Methylnaltrexone-SubQ; Naloxone (Narcan) Reversal of opioid agonist, repeating dose may be necessary based on 1/2 life of agonist. Naltreone (vivitrol) IM, PO for opioid dependence **Not for acute reversal of toxic effects **HEPATOTOXIC Methylnaltrexone Used to treat opiate induced constipation NSAIDS All are cardio toxic except aspirin. SE include include APAP/Tylenol and Aspirin Dose 325-650 mg Q4-6 hours or 1000 mg Q6H (max 4g day) APAP contraindications