Drugs For Coagulation And Hematopoietic Disorders

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Drug Quizzes & Trivia

This is a test to help learn what drugs are used for Coagulation disorders.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What drug is an anitcoagulant?
    • A. 

      Hemparin (Heplock)

    • B. 

      Eptifiagtide (Integrilin)

    • C. 

      Cilostazol (Pletal)

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is a LMWH?
    • A. 

      Dalteparin

    • B. 

      Lovenox

    • C. 

      Tinzaparin

  • 3. 
    Which drug is an anitcoagulant?
    • A. 

      Fondaparinux

    • B. 

      Flomax

    • C. 

      Aspirin

  • 4. 
    What type of drug is argatroban (Acova, Novastan)?
  • 5. 
    What drugs end in "parin"
  • 6. 
    Which drug is a direct thrombin inhibitor?
    • A. 

      Heparin

    • B. 

      Bivalirudin

    • C. 

      Pletal

  • 7. 
    Why do patients recieving anticoagulants have Warfarin and Heparin overlapping?
    • A. 

      Becuase one drug makes the other work better

    • B. 

      Becuase patients usually have medical conditions that require both drugs with are for two totally different medical conditions

    • C. 

      Because the onset of Warfarin is 2-7 days

  • 8. 
    Which type of drugs end in "Irudan"?
  • 9. 
    The most common nonhereditary bleeding disorder is a deficiency known as?
    • A. 

      Hemophilia

    • B. 

      Thrombocytopenia

    • C. 

      Von Willebrand's disease

  • 10. 
    Heparin acts by enhancing actions of what?
    • A. 

      Thrombin II

    • B. 

      Prothrombin

    • C. 

      Antithrombin III

  • 11. 
    Heparin's duration of action is 2-4 times longer than that of LMWHs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    What do all anticoagulants have in common with adverse effects?
    • A. 

      Hemorrhage

    • B. 

      Nothing

    • C. 

      Hair loss

  • 13. 
    What type of drug is fondaparinux (Arixtra)?
  • 14. 
    What type of drugs are cilostazol (Pletal) and pentoxifylline (Trental)?
    • A. 

      ADP receptor blockers

    • B. 

      Agents for intermettent claudication

    • C. 

      Glycoprotein IIB/IIA Receptor Antagonists

  • 15. 
    The following drugs are Antiplatelet Agents:
    • A. 

      Aspirin

    • B. 

      Coumadin

    • C. 

      Dipyridamole

    • D. 

      Celecoxib

    • E. 

      Persantine

  • 16. 
    Which of the following drugs are Glycoprotein IIB/IIIA receptor antagonist?
    • A. 

      Tirofiban

    • B. 

      Heparin

    • C. 

      Abciximab

    • D. 

      Aspirin

    • E. 

      Eptifibatide

  • 17. 
    What type of drug interfers with platelet aggregation?
  • 18. 
    Which type of drug is used to prevent thrombi in patients experiencing a recent MI, stroke, or percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty? And are very expensive
  • 19. 
    What is known as a condition caused by lack of sufficient blood flow to skeletal muscles in the lower limbs?
    • A. 

      Anaphylaxis

    • B. 

      Intermittent cluadication (IC)

    • C. 

      Dyspepsia

  • 20. 
    Thrombolytics promote fibrinolysis or clot destruction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Which of the following drugs are hemostatics?
    • A. 

      Alteplase

    • B. 

      Aminocaproic acid

    • C. 

      Retavase

    • D. 

      Aprotinin

    • E. 

      Tranexamic acid

  • 22. 
    Hemostatics or antifibrinolytics are used to promote the formation of clots in patients with excessive bleeding from surgical sites.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    What digest fibrin strands, thus restoring circulation to the injured area?
  • 24. 
    The process of blood cell formation is called what?
    • A. 

      Homgenisis

    • B. 

      Hemostasis

    • C. 

      Hematopoiesis

  • 25. 
    Which of the following drugs are colony-stimulation factors?
    • A. 

      Filgrastim (Neupogen)

    • B. 

      Oprelvekin (Neumega)

    • C. 

      Romiplostim (Nplate)

    • D. 

      Sargramostim (Leukine)

    • E. 

      Omega (Cortal)

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