You see a pleasant, 35-year-old, Asian female in the clinic who
You see a pleasant, 35-year-old, Asian female in the clinic who complains of fatigue. As part of your assessment, you order a complete blood count, which reveals microcytic hypochromic anemia. Follow-on labs reveal iron deficiency (specific lab results are below). Pts results Normal Range Units WBC 9.9 3.4 10.8 x10E3/uL RBC 2.7 3.77 5.28 x10E6/uL Hemoglobin 9.0 11.1 15.9 g/dL Hematocrit 29.0 34.0 46.6 % MCV 63 79 97 FL MCH 25 26.6 33.0 Pg MCHC 30 31.5 35.7 g/dL RDW 20 12.3 15.4 % Platelets 220 150 379 X10E3/uL Iron 50 60-170 mcg/dL Ferritin 7 12-150 ng/mL What is your prescribed treatment plan (include specific dosage, frequency and duration)? Why did you choose the specific treatment plan? In your answer, please describe, briefly, the pharmacodynamics (1 point) and pharmacokinetics (1 point) of your treatment choice and how they influenced your choice. What are some of the medication interactions (1 point) and medical contraindications (1 point) to your treatment plan? Document the education you would provide for this patient, specific to the prescribed treatment. Please include pertinent information (2 points) and common potential adverse effects (2 points).