What does it mean to administer drugs parenterally?

Asked By: Jodie Johns
Date created: Sun, Feb 28, 2021 4:44 AM
Best answers
Parenteral drug administration means any non-oral means of administration, but is generally interpreted as relating to injecting directly into the body, bypassing the skin and mucous membranes.
Answered By: Shanelle Aufderhar
Date created: Mon, Mar 1, 2021 6:47 AM

Parenteral medication part 1

Parenteral medication part 1
FAQ
📚

Commonly misused drugs that dilate the pupils include:

  • amphetamines.
  • bath salts.
  • benzodiazepines.
  • cocaine and crack cocaine.
  • crystal methamphetamine.
  • ecstasy.
  • ketamine.
  • LSD.
📚
You can bring your medication in pill or solid form in unlimited amounts as long as it is screened. You can travel with your medication in both carry-on and checked baggage. It's highly recommended you place these items in your carry-on in the event that you need immediate access.
📚

Four weight-loss drugs have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for long-term use:

  • Bupropion-naltrexone (Contrave)
  • Liraglutide (Saxenda)
  • Orlistat (Xenical)
  • Phentermine-topiramate (Qsymia)
📚
The best way to dispose of most types* of unused or expired medicines (both prescription and over the counter) is to drop off the medicine at a drug take back site, location, or program immediately.
📚

Follow these steps:

  1. Remove the drugs from their original containers and mix them with something undesirable, such as used coffee grounds, dirt, or cat litter…
  2. Put the mixture in something you can close (a re-sealable zipper storage bag, empty can, or other container) to prevent the drug from leaking or spilling out.
📚
Opioids are a class of drugs that include the illegal drug heroin, synthetic opioids such as fentanyl, and pain relievers available legally by prescription, such as oxycodone (OxyContin®), hydrocodone (Vicodin®), codeine, morphine, and many others.
📚
Most of the U.S. imports of drugs come from Mexican drug cartels. In the United States, around 195 cities have been infiltrated by drug trafficking that originated in Mexico.

Methods of drug administration

Methods of drug administration
74 similar questions

Routes of drug entry | processing the environment | mcat | khan academy

Routes of drug entry | processing the environment | mcat | khan academy

Amiodarone (acls pharmacology)

Amiodarone (acls pharmacology)

Medication reconstitution (nursing skills)

Medication reconstitution (nursing skills)

Reversing an overdose

Reversing an overdose

Iv bolus medication administration testing station (aemt / nrp)

Iv bolus medication administration testing station (aemt / nrp)

Iv push medication administration procedure

Iv push medication administration procedure

Nancy caroline's iv bolus medication 9

Nancy caroline's iv bolus medication 9