Opthalmic Drugs And Properties Quiz

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Each part of the body comes with its fair share of potential ailments and shortcomings, and today we’ll be looking at one of the most important organs we possess – eyes! In this ophthalmic drugs and properties quiz we’ll see how much you really know about your eyes and the diseases and treatments that go along with them.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are the 6 major therapeutic drug groups?
  • 2. 
    What 6 information sources can be used to discover previously reported OARs specific to a particular drug or drug group?
  • 3. 
    What are 7 reasons why systemic and Ocular AR's peak around the age of 70-75?
  • 4. 
    What are four components of the inflammatory response that need to be taken into account for pharmaceutical anti-inflammatory agents?
  • 5. 
    It's used to treat angina pectoris and cardiac arrhythmias
  • 6. 
    Powerful antihypertensive drug
  • 7. 
    Used for raynaud's but produces a burning sensation when instilled in the eye (minims 0.5%-no longer produced)
  • 8. 
    It's used as a miotic in the united states and may come to the UK
  • 9. 
    List the irreversible anticholinesterases 
  • 10. 
    Used for treatment of accomodative squints with convergence excess although procedure carries risk of iris cysts. 
  • 11. 
    Used to treat myasthenia gravis 
  • 12. 
    Pharmacokinetics concerns what 5 processes (in order)?
  • 13. 
    What are the six factors affecting the pharmacokinetics of an ocular drug?
  • 14. 
    What are 8 additional factors that may effect drug absorption?
  • 15. 
    Drugs in the systemic circulation are transformed how?
    • A. 

      Hydrolysis

    • B. 

      Phagocytosis

    • C. 

      Complex formation

    • D. 

      Oxidation

    • E. 

      Reduction

  • 16. 
    How can the efficacy of administration of drug be maximized (4)
  • 17. 
    What affects the surface drainage and retention of a drug? (4)
  • 18. 
    What 6 components are incorporated into a multipurpose CL's?
  • 19. 
    CLP's (contact lens products) are designed to aid in what?
  • 20. 
    What are some tonicity and buffering agents?
  • 21. 
    List the 5 types of designer "biocides"
  • 22. 
    What drugs are commonly used in an emergencies?
  • 23. 
    What must be included on a record for a patient in an emergency?
  • 24. 
    Some evidence shows Ocuvite (PreserVision AREDS formula) may be beneficial for some patients who are at high risk of developing AMD (it may slow rate of progression). what are some contraindications for these supplements?
  • 25. 
    Atropine can be described as:
    • A. 

      Acts on sclera to stop myopia progression

    • B. 

      Alpha adrenergic antagonist

    • C. 

      Causes pupil dilation

    • D. 

      Causes cycloplegia

    • E. 

      Causes change in AC/A ratio

    • F. 

      Blocks only M3 receptors

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