Lithium Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Lithium is used as a? (select one answer)
    • A. 

      Mood stabiliser

    • B. 

      Epileptic drug

    • C. 

      Pain killer

    • D. 

      Diuretic

  • 2. 
    How many different formulations of Lithium are available?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 3. 
    Oral rehydration sachets, pain killers, anti-psychotics, diuretics and anti-epileptics all interact with Lithium Therapy... 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The brand of Lithium that you take should be:
    • A. 

      Changed weekly

    • B. 

      Kept the same unless directed by doctor

    • C. 

      Changed every 3 months

    • D. 

      Changed annually

  • 5. 
    When lithium therapy is just being started, blood levels should be checked:
    • A. 

      Every 3 weeks

    • B. 

      Monthly

    • C. 

      Weekly

    • D. 

      Every 2 days

  • 6. 
    What is the main side effect of lithium? (select one option)
    • A. 

      Diarrhoea, vomiting, nausea

    • B. 

      Sneezing

    • C. 

      Excessive sweating

    • D. 

      Skin rashes

  • 7. 
    What is the main sign of Lithium Toxicity?
    • A. 

      Coughing

    • B. 

      Itchy eyes

    • C. 

      Blurred Vision

    • D. 

      Breathlessness

  • 8. 
    Which component of your diet is it important not to change whilst taking Lithium?
    • A. 

      Sugar

    • B. 

      Salt

    • C. 

      Protein

    • D. 

      Carbohydrates