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  1. GI tract. Indicate where in the GI tract each group of drugs used to affect GI secretions Draw the works. What is the therapeutic action of each group of drugs?

  2. Describe a clinical situation that may require a patient to be prescribed a prostaglandin to effect GI secretions or a digestive enzyme. For each of these drug groups, describe the therapeutic actions, indications, pharmacokinetics, contraindications, the most common adverse reactions and the important drug-drug interactions.

  1. What are the important nursing considerations when using medications that affects GI secretion in children? Include the rationale for each nursing consideration.

  2. A 31-year-old friend tells you that he uses antacids several times a day for heartburn. He states he has been doing this for several years. What advice for this friend? What are your concerns for your friend?

  3. Which of the following is more effective for treating GERD. A histamine-2 receptor antagonist or a proton pump inhibitor? Why? (Learning objective 4)

  4. You are caring for a 33-year-old patient with a duodenal ulcer. The patient is started on sucralfate. What are the essential nursing considerations for this patient? What teaching needs to be provided? Include the rationale for all nursing considerations.
  5. A patient is started on pancrelipase. What teaching needs to be provided to this patient?

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