Test Quiz: Pharmacotherapy Of Glaucoma

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A glaucoma is described as a group of eye conditions that damage the optic nerve, the health of which is important for good vision. The damage is often caused by abnormally high pressure in the eye. So, have you ever suffered from this condition? And if yes, can you pass our small test? Take this quiz and find out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What's an example of topical therapy for glaucoma?
    • A. 

      Adnergic agonistis

    • B. 

      Alermagic agonistis

    • C. 

      Adnenergic agonistis

    • D. 

      Amenanergc agoritis

  • 2. 
    What do adrenergic agonists do?
    • A. 

      They provoke a release of of norepinephrine

    • B. 

      They bring a lack in iron

    • C. 

      They give marks on the skin

    • D. 

      They create a local rash

  • 3. 
    What's an example of a drug used to treat glaucoma?
    • A. 

      Timolol

    • B. 

      Timofrol

    • C. 

      Tipromol

    • D. 

      Trimodol

  • 4. 
    What's an example of a beta-receptor antagonist on the market?
    • A. 

      Detaxolol

    • B. 

      Pretaxolol

    • C. 

      Betaxolol

    • D. 

      Betacolol

  • 5. 
    Why are carbonic anhydrase inhibitors important?
    • A. 

      For cell repair

    • B. 

      For eye muscle repair

    • C. 

      For aqueous humor production

    • D. 

      For tear production

  • 6. 
    What's the main problem with the inhibition of carbonic anhydrase?
    • A. 

      It exerts potent vasodilator effects in the brain

    • B. 

      It exerts potent vasodilator effects in the muscles

    • C. 

      It exerts potent vasodilator effects in the eye

    • D. 

      It exerts potent vasodilator effects in the heart

  • 7. 
    What are examples of medicines that raise ONH?
    • A. 

      Brinzolamide and dorzolamide

    • B. 

      Benzolamide

    • C. 

      Dorsolamide

    • D. 

      Endrolamine

  • 8. 
    Which treatment normalizes retinal blood flow?
    • A. 

      Treatment with zolamide

    • B. 

      Treatment with brinzolamide

    • C. 

      Treatment with dorzolamide

    • D. 

      Treatment with ice

  • 9. 
    What do treatment with parasympathomimetics involve?
    • A. 

      Inducing contraction of smooth muscle cells in the ciliary body

    • B. 

      Inducing contraction of old muscle cells in the ciliary body

    • C. 

      Inducing contraction of long muscle cells in the ciliary body

    • D. 

      Inducing contraction of hard muscle cells in the ciliary body

  • 10. 
    What is the best representative of parasympathomimetics?
    • A. 

      Locarpine

    • B. 

      Pilopine

    • C. 

      Pilocarpine

    • D. 

      Carpine

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