Felix-Lee Andrades IIIBIO 120Chapter Seven (Section L)(2.29.12)RESPIRATORY SYSTEM
GENERAL FUNCTIONS and INFO on the RESPIRATORY SYSTEM Responsible for Organs include: bringing fresh air into Nasal cavity the lungs, exchanging Pharynx oxygen for carbon Trachea dioxide between the air Bronchial Tubes sacs of the lung and Lungs the blood stream, and exhaling the stale air.
PHARMACOLOGY of the RESPIRATORY SYSTEM CIPRO HYDOCAN VENTOLIN
CLASSIFICATION and USES of CIPRO Cipro is an When it comes to ANTIBIOTIC that the respiratory kills bacteria system, this causing infections. medication is used to treat pneumonia.
The BEAUTY of PHARMACOLOGY Always keep in mind that one type of prescription can be used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections that enter the human body. Cipro can also used to treat Crohn’s Disease, infectious diarrhea, typhoid fever, and bone, joint, skin and urinary tract infections.
DOSAGES and SIDE EFFECTS of CIPRO To treat respiratory Side effects can system infections, include: doctors usually Nausea prescribe a dosage of Diarrhea 500 milligrams for Dizziness every 12 hours. Lightheadedness Doctors will determine Headaches the length to keep you Trouble Sleeping on the prescription.
CLASSIFICATION and USES of HYDOCAN Hydocan is a This medication is used ANTITUSSIVE that to relieve dry cough relieves urges to due to the common cold. cough. It is a narcotic cough suppressant that works on the brain to make it stop the wanting to cough.
DOSAGES and SIDE EFFECTS of HYDOCAN Adults should use a Side effects can 5mg (1 tablet) no less include: than four hours apart, Nausea not to exceed 30mg (6 Lightheadedness tablets) in a 24-hour Dizziness period. Drowsiness Maximum single dose: Vision changes 15mg (3 tablets) Vomiting Constipation
CLASSIFICATION and USES of VENTOLIN Ventolin is a BRONCHODILATOR; it is responsible for relaxing muscle spasms in bronchial tubes. Used to treat asthma and exercise-induced bronchospasms.
DOSAGES and SIDE EFFECTS of VENTOLIN The usual dosage for Side effects can adults experiencing include: acute bronchospasm Cough episodes is two Headache inhalations repeated Nervousness every four to six hours. Sinus inflammation To prevent exercise- Severe allergic reaction induced bronchospasms, two inhalations fifteen to Irregular heartbeat thirty minutes before Wheezing exercise is recommended.