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Respiratory system

  1. 1. Felix-Lee Andrades IIIBIO 120Chapter Seven (Section L)(2.29.12)RESPIRATORY SYSTEM
  2. 2. 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.
  3. 3. PHARMACOLOGY of the RESPIRATORY SYSTEM CIPRO HYDOCAN VENTOLIN
  4. 4. CIPRO (Generic Name: ciprofloxacin)
  5. 5. 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.
  6. 6. 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.
  7. 7. 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.
  8. 8. HYDOCAN (Generic Name: hydrocodon)
  9. 9. 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.
  10. 10. 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
  11. 11. VENTOLIN (Generic Name: albuterol)
  12. 12. 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.
  13. 13. 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.
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