Medication Review Test: Trivia Quiz

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Medication Review Test: Trivia Quiz

Medication Review Test: Drugs were designed to ensure that a person’s health improves when affected by a disease or illness. As a pharmacist or medical practitioner, you are expected to know which drugs are needed by different patients, the correct amounts, and the expected income of ingesting said medications. This quiz will help you to find out just how skilled you are. Give it a try!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A powder prepared from charred wood used to treat poisoning or overdose.
    • A. 

      Activated Charcoal

    • B. 

      Ipecac

    • C. 

      Glucose

    • D. 

      Nitrolgycerin

  • 2. 
    _________is a common gas that is found in the atmosphere that is used to treat hypoxia.
  • 3. 
    Check the 4 Rs before administering any medications. What are they?
    • A. 

      Right patient, right situation, right dose, and right medication

    • B. 

      Right patient, right medication, right dose, and right route

    • C. 

      Right arm, right medication, right dose, and right route

    • D. 

      Right medication, right patient, right color, right leg

  • 4. 
    An intramuscular injection is to be administered in which of the following areas?
    • A. 

      Upper arm (Deltoid)

    • B. 

      Stomach

    • C. 

      Lateral Thigh

    • D. 

      A and C

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    What is the side effect?
    • A. 

      A specific sign or circumstance under which it is not appropriate and may be harmful

    • B. 

      Any action of a drug other than the desired action

    • C. 

      Any action of a drug that achieves the desired action

    • D. 

      Specific signs or circumstances under which it is appropriate to administer a drug to a patient

  • 6. 
    A sympathomimetic bronchodilator commonly used in asthma and emphysema/COPD...
    • A. 

      Xopenex

    • B. 

      Atrovent

    • C. 

      Normal Saline

    • D. 

      Albuterol

  • 7. 
    How many liters of Oxygen is to be used with albuterol nebulizer?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      25

    • D. 

      6

  • 8. 
    What is the dose of Aspirin that OA carries?
    • A. 

      325mg

    • B. 

      81mg

    • C. 

      650mg

    • D. 

      50mg

  • 9. 
    What is a contraindication for using aspirin?
    • A. 

      Allergy to Aspirin or anti-inflammatories

    • B. 

      Inability to swallow

    • C. 

      Patient has already taken the maximum recommended dose prior to your arrival

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Atrovent dosage is...
    • A. 

      1mg ampule

    • B. 

      2.5mg ampule

    • C. 

      0.025mg ampule

    • D. 

      0.5mg ampule

  • 11. 
    What is a dangerous complication with Dextrose?
    • A. 

      Seizures

    • B. 

      Hypoglycemia

    • C. 

      Necrotic to tissues with infiltration

    • D. 

      Combativeness

    • E. 

      Cardiac Arrest

  • 12. 
    What are the dosages of  Dextrose for an adult?
    • A. 

      0.5-1gram/kg IV = 1-2 ampules D50

    • B. 

      1-2 gram/kg IV = 1 ampule D50

    • C. 

      0.25-0.5mg/kg IV = 1 ampule D50

    • D. 

      3 ampules

  • 13. 
    In your role here at OA as an EMT-IV, Epinephrine is given which route? (When treating for anaphylaxis)
    • A. 

      IV

    • B. 

      Nebulized

    • C. 

      Subcutaneous

    • D. 

      Sublingual

  • 14. 
    Which concentration of Epinephrine do we use at OA for anaphylaxis?
    • A. 

      1:10

    • B. 

      1:1000

    • C. 

      1:10,000

    • D. 

      1:100,000

  • 15. 
    What are the guidelines for using the Epi Pen Jr?
    • A. 

      Less than 80 lbs

    • B. 

      More than 10 lbs

    • C. 

      Less than 25 lbs

    • D. 

      Less than 44 lbs

  • 16. 
    The adult dose for glucagon is ___________  and is given intramuscularly preferably. (subcutaneous delays effect)
  • 17. 
    When administering oral glucose: never give with an unprotected airway, with patients having a decreased level of consciousness, or with patients with unclear hypoglycemia vs stroke.  These are...
    • A. 

      Indications

    • B. 

      Contraindications

  • 18. 
    The generic name for narcan is...
    • A. 

      Naloxone

    • B. 

      Narcalone

    • C. 

      Narcanise

    • D. 

      Hydromorphone

  • 19. 
    Narcan is given IV route and the dose is...
    • A. 

      0.7mg

    • B. 

      0.25mg

    • C. 

      0.4mg

    • D. 

      1.2mg

  • 20. 
    Indications for nitroglycerin
    • A. 

      Hypotension or blood pressure beloq 100 mm Hg systolic

    • B. 

      Head injury

    • C. 

      Pediatric patient

    • D. 

      Patient has already taken max dose (usually 3) or has taken cialis/levitra or viagra within the last 24 hours

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 21. 
    On this human body mark one spot where you would give a IM injection and then below mark what the name is that you marked.
    • A. 

      Deltoid

    • B. 

      Ventral Gluteal

    • C. 

      Vastus Lateralis

    • D. 

      Gluteus Medius

  • 22. 
    On this human body mark one spot you would give a subcutaneous injection.
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