The nurse is preparing to discharge a patient with newly prescribed digoxin (Lanoxin®) for heart failure. Which statement by the patient indicates a need for further teaching?
“If I miss a dose, I should take a double dose of the digoxin to ensure that my levels stay normal.”
“I will need to call my primary healthcare provider if I start experiencing fatigue, depression, nausea, and vomiting.”
“I will need to make sure to have my blood level drawn as indicated by my primary care provider.”
“I should take my digoxin even when I am sick.”
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