Exam Revision - Pharm Drugs

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Drug Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What type of drugs is Acetylcholine?
    • A. 

      Muscarinic agonist

    • B. 

      Muscarinic antagonist

    • C. 

      Nicotinic agonist

    • D. 

      Nicotinic antagonist

  • 2. 
    What type of drugs is Pilocarpine?
    • A. 

      Muscarinic antagonist

    • B. 

      Nicotinic agonist

    • C. 

      Adrenoceptor antagonist

    • D. 

      Vasodilator

  • 3. 
    What type of drugs is Atropine?
    • A. 

      Non-competitive muscarinic antagonist

    • B. 

      Competitive muscarinic agonist

    • C. 

      Competitive muscarinic antagonist

    • D. 

      Non-competitive muscarinic agonist

  • 4. 
    What type of drug is Tubocuraine?
    • A. 

      Muscarinic agonist

    • B. 

      Vasodilator

    • C. 

      Cholinesterase blocker

    • D. 

      Nicotinic antagonist

  • 5. 
    Which of the criteria is true for Tubocuraine?
    • A. 

      Competitive, non-depolarising

    • B. 

      Non-competitive, non-depolarising

    • C. 

      Competitive, depolarising

    • D. 

      Competitive, non-depolarising

  • 6. 
    What type of drug is Pancuronium?
    • A. 

      Muscarinic agonist

    • B. 

      Nicotinic antagonist

    • C. 

      ACE inhibitor

    • D. 

      Adrenoceptor agonist

  • 7. 
    Which of the criteria is true for Pancuronium?
    • A. 

      Competitive, non-depolarising

    • B. 

      Non-competitive, non-depolarising

    • C. 

      Competitive, depolarising

    • D. 

      Non-competitive, depolarising

  • 8. 
    What type of drug is Suxamethonium?
    • A. 

      Muscarinic agonist

    • B. 

      Nicotinic antagonist

    • C. 

      Adrenoceptor antagonist

    • D. 

      ACE inhibitor

  • 9. 
    What is a key possible side effect of Suxamethonium?
    • A. 

      Hyponaturaemia

    • B. 

      Hypernaturaemia

    • C. 

      Hypokalaemia

    • D. 

      Hyperkalaemia

  • 10. 
     What type of drug is Noradrenaline?
    • A. 

      Adrenoceptor agonist

    • B. 

      Adrenoceptor antagonist

    • C. 

      Muscarinic agonist

    • D. 

      Muscarinic antagonist

  • 11. 
    What type of drug is Adrenaline
    • A. 

      Muscarinic antagonist

    • B. 

      Muscarinic agonist

    • C. 

      Adrenoceptor antagonist

    • D. 

      Adrenoceptor agonist

  • 12. 
    What receptors does noradrenaline act on?
    • A. 

      Alpha adrenoceptors only

    • B. 

      Beta adrenoceptors only

    • C. 

      More preferential to alpha receptors but will also act on beta receptors

    • D. 

      More preferential to beta receptors but will also act on alpha receptors

  • 13. 
    Which of the statements is true about adrenaline?
    • A. 

      Always acts preferentially on alpha adrenoceptors

    • B. 

      Always acts preferentially on beta adrenoceptors

    • C. 

      At low doses, acts more on alpha receptors than beta; and vice versa at high doses

    • D. 

      At low doses, acts more on beta receptors than alpha; and vice versa at high doses

  • 14. 
    What type of drug is Isoprenaline?
    • A. 

      Muscarinic agonist

    • B. 

      Nicotinic antagonist

    • C. 

      Adrenoceptor agonist

    • D. 

      Cholinesterase blocker

  • 15. 
    What type of drug is Salbutamol?
    • A. 

      Adrenoceptor agonist

    • B. 

      Nicotinic antagonist

    • C. 

      Muscarinic agonist

    • D. 

      Vasodilator

  • 16. 
    What type of receptors does Salbutamol act upon?
    • A. 

      Alpha 1 adrenoceptor

    • B. 

      Alpha 2 adrenoceptor

    • C. 

      Beta 1 adrenoceptor

    • D. 

      Beta 2 adrenoceptor

  • 17. 
    What type of drug is phentolamine?
    • A. 

      Muscarinic agonist

    • B. 

      Muscarinic antagonist

    • C. 

      Adrenoceptor agonist

    • D. 

      Adrenoceptor antagonist

  • 18. 
    What type of receptor does Phentolamineact upon?
    • A. 

      Alpha adrenoceptors

    • B. 

      Beta adrenoceptors

    • C. 

      Muscarinic receptors

    • D. 

      Nicotinic receptors

  • 19. 
    What type of drug is Phenoxybenzamine?
    • A. 

      Muscarinic agonist

    • B. 

      Nicotinic antagonist

    • C. 

      Adrenoceptor antagonist

    • D. 

      Angiotensin 1 receptor antagonist

  • 20. 
    Is Phenoxybenzamine reversible or irreversible?
    • A. 

      Reversible

    • B. 

      Irreversible

  • 21. 
    What type of drug is Atenolol?
    • A. 

      Angiotensin 1 receptor antagonist

    • B. 

      Adrenoceptor antagonist

    • C. 

      Nicotinic antagonist

    • D. 

      Muscarinic antagonist

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