What Do You Know About Chronic Coughing? Trivia Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Excessive coughing may result in _________________.
    • A. 

      Nausea

    • B. 

      Vomiting

    • C. 

      Dysentry

    • D. 

      Blood in Cough

  • 2. 
    Acute cough referes to cough for a period of ___________________.
    • A. 

      More than 3 months

    • B. 

      More than 3 weeks

    • C. 

      Less than 3 weeks

    • D. 

      Less than 3 months

  • 3. 
    What do we mean by Antitussives?
    • A. 

      Cough centre suppressants

    • B. 

      Cough modifers

    • C. 

      Bronchodilators

    • D. 

      Soothing agents

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is an antihistamine?
    • A. 

      Bromhexiene

    • B. 

      Ambroxol

    • C. 

      Cholrpheniramine

    • D. 

      Codeine

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is not an expectorant?
    • A. 

      Guaphenesin

    • B. 

      Potassium iodide

    • C. 

      Codeine

    • D. 

      Ammonium chloride

  • 6. 
    Codeine is an opioid and also has ____________ & ______________ actions.
    • A. 

      Expectorant & pain-killer

    • B. 

      Cough suppressant & anti-diarrhoeal

    • C. 

      Mucokinetic & expectorant

    • D. 

      Anti allergic & cough suppressant

  • 7. 
    In which of the following symptoms, Ambroxol can be used?
    • A. 

      Smoker's cough

    • B. 

      Productive cough

    • C. 

      Cough associated with acute RTI

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    Ambroxol is an active metabolite of _________________.
    • A. 

      Codeine

    • B. 

      Guaphenesin

    • C. 

      Bromhexine

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    Ambroxol is also _______________________________ other than mucolytic agent.
    • A. 

      Anti inflammatory

    • B. 

      Anti oxidant

    • C. 

      Anaesthetic

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    What is the major action of Guaphenesin?
    • A. 

      Expectorant

    • B. 

      Mucolytic

    • C. 

      Mucokinetic

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    Whch of the following class of drugs can cause cough?
    • A. 

      ACE inhibitors

    • B. 

      NSAIDs

    • C. 

      Expectorants

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    What is the major cause of Acute cough?
    • A. 

      Upper respiratory tract infections

    • B. 

      Asthma

    • C. 

      Gastroesophageal reflux

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    Which bacteria are responsible for Sub acute cough?
    • A. 

      Mycoplasma, Chlamydia

    • B. 

      Clostridium

    • C. 

      E. coli

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 14. 
    According to International Journal of Clinincal Pharmacology, Ambroxol when used along with _____________ in children, ensures faster cure from cough.
    • A. 

      Antibiotics

    • B. 

      Terbutaline

    • C. 

      Gauaphenesin

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 15. 
    Which of the following a non-opioid antitussive?
    • A. 

      Codeine

    • B. 

      Pholcodeine

    • C. 

      Dextromethorphan

    • D. 

      None of the above

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