NCLEX Pharmocology

  1. Epoietin affa (Epogen, procrit)
    Colony Stimulating Factor, Erythrocytes affected.
  2. sargramastim (leukine)
    Colony stimulating factors- Macrophages and monocytes affected-used on bone marrow transplant units
  3. Filgrastim (neupogen)
    CSF-colony stimulating factor-Neutrophils affected
  4. Oprelvekin (neumega)
    CSF-Colony stimulating factor for Platelets.
  5. Calcitonin
    stimulates osteoblasts
  6. effects of calcitonin in blood ?
    • Inhibits Ca2+ absorption by the intestine
    • Inhibits osteoclast activity in bones
    • Stimulates osteoblastic activity in bones. Inhibits renal tubular cell reabsorption of Ca2+ allowing it to be excreted in the urine
Author
rmwartenberg
ID
329777
Card Set
NCLEX Pharmocology
Description
Pharmacology
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