When Allopurinol is prescribed to a client, it is best for the nurse to include the following instructions:

That the effect of the medication will occur immediately

That if swelling of the lips occurs, this is a normal expected response

To take the medication on an empty stomach

To drink 3000 mL of fluid a day

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