A client taking steroids

Q23) Which of these findings from a client taking steroids should the nurse report immediately?

(a) Temperature of 100.2 degrees Fahrenheit – correct answer

(b) glucose 128 mg/dL

(c) heart rate of 92 beats per minute

(d) blood pressure of 144/68 mm Hg


Q29) A client will begin taking fexofenadine for hay fever. The nurse teaching this client will tell the client which of the following?

(a) Fexofenadine should be taken with food to prevent gastrointestinal symptoms

(b) The medication may be taken once or twice daily

(c) Tolerance to sedation will occur in a few weeks

(d) With renal impairment, this drug should be taken every other day