A client with a peptic ulcer is diagnosed with a Helicobacter pylori infection. The nurse is…

A client with a peptic ulcer is
diagnosed with a Helicobacter pylori infection. The nurse is reinforcing
teaching for the client about the medications prescribed, including
clarithromycin, esomeprazole, and amoxicillin. Which statement by the client
indicates the best understanding of the medication regimen?

 1. “My ulcer will heal because
these medications will kill the bacteria.” 2. “These medications are only taken
when I have pain from my ulcer.” 3. “The medications will kill the bacteria and
stop the acid production.” 4. “These medications will coat the ulcer and
decrease the
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A client with a peptic ulcer is
diagnosed with a Helicobacter pylori infection. The nurse is reinforcing
teaching for the client about the medications prescribed, including
clarithromycin, esomeprazole, and amoxicillin. Which statement by the client
indicates the best understanding of the medication regimen?

 1. “My ulcer will heal because
these medications will kill the bacteria.” 2. “These medications are only taken
when I have pain from my ulcer.” 3. “The medications will kill the bacteria and
stop the acid production.” 4. “These medications will coat the ulcer and
decrease the acid production in my stomach.”

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