second line treatment of schizophrenia and psychosis, nausea/vomiting, pre-op sedation, acute
intermittent porphyria, headache, bipolar
may cause neuroliptic malignant syndrome, sedation, tardive dyskineisa, hypotenstion,
assess mental status prior to and during treatment
monitor blood pressure
ensure patient is taking medication
monitor CBC and liver function tests
instruct patient not to skip doses or double dose.
NRSNG supplements nursing school and helps fill in the gaps. Search for a lesson inside NRSNG Academy below.