Which information should the nurse provide to the spouse?

Which information should the nurse provide to the spouse?

A home health nurse provides instructions to the spouse of a client taking tacrine hydrochloride for the management of moderate dementia associated with Alzheimer’s disease. Which information should the nurse provide to the spouse?

  • “Administer the medication with food.”
  • “If a dose is missed, double up on the next dose.”
  • “If flu-like symptoms occur, notify the healthcare provider immediately.”
  • “If you see a change in the color of the skin or stool, notify the healthcare provider.”

 

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