The Clinical Pharmacy Quiz! Trivia

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The Clinical Pharmacy Quiz! Trivia

Can you pass this clinical pharmacy quiz? Different types of drugs are prescribed to various patients, all depending on what they are ailing from. Every drug has a specific way it should be taken and should have a certain effect on the body. To become a pharmacist, you need to understand what each drug does and how it should be taken. How about you take up this quiz and see how informed you are on different medicines.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     Which of the following is not a valid indication of bisoprolol?
    • A. 

      Heart failure

    • B. 

      Hypertension

    • C. 

      Hypothyroidism

    • D. 

      Cardiac arrhythmia

  • 2. 
    Which of the following represents an anti-hyperlipidemic drug?
    • A. 

      Ramipril

    • B. 

      Glimipride

    • C. 

      Amiodarone

    • D. 

      Rosuvastatin

  • 3. 
    Which of the following drug require INR monitoring?
    • A. 

      Aspirin

    • B. 

      Warfarin

    • C. 

      Heparin

    • D. 

      Clopidogrel

  • 4. 
    Which is important to monitor in patients taking levothyroxine?
    • A. 

      Serum creatinine

    • B. 

      Sodium

    • C. 

      TSH

    • D. 

      Potassium

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is a parenteral anticoagulant?
    • A. 

      Enoxaparine

    • B. 

      Aspirin

    • C. 

      Rivaroxaban

    • D. 

      Streptokinase

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is an oral antiplatelet?
    • A. 

      Clopidogrel

    • B. 

      Warfarin

    • C. 

      Heparin

    • D. 

      Alteplase

  • 7. 
    Serum bilirubin can be used to estimate which of the following?
    • A. 

      Liver function

    • B. 

      Kidney function

    • C. 

      Pituitary function

    • D. 

      Thyroid function

  • 8. 
    Which of the following laboratory tests can be used in diagnosing pancreatitis?
    • A. 

      AST and ALT

    • B. 

      TSH

    • C. 

      Troponin

    • D. 

      Amylase & Lipase

  • 9. 
    A 55-year-old woman complaining of heartburn was just diagnosed with H.pylori duodenal ulcer. Which of the following regimens represents an appropriate regimen for her ulcer?
    • A. 

      Omeprazole

    • B. 

      Amoxicillin

    • C. 

      Amoxicillin and clarithromycin

    • D. 

      Amoxicillin and clarithromycin and omeprazole

  • 10. 
     An order is received for dexamethasone 20 mg IV to be given to a patient prior to a chemotherapy infusion. How many milliliters of an 8 mg/mL solution is needed to prepare this dose?
    • A. 

      2.5

    • B. 

      1.5

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      3

  • 11. 
    What's the BMI (Body Mass Index) for a patient weighing 104 kg and is 177 cm height 
    • A. 

      33

    • B. 

      54

    • C. 

      19.5

    • D. 

      22

  • 12. 
    Which of the following medications are examples of anti-infective drugs?
    • A. 

      Meropenem

    • B. 

      Vancomycin

    • C. 

      Niacin

    • D. 

      A & B

  • 13. 
    Naloxone 500 mcg IV has been ordered for a patient. How many milliliters of a 400 mcg/mL solution is needed to prepare this dose? Which one do you like?
    • A. 

      1.25

    • B. 

      1.5

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      1.33

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is an example of a macrolide antibiotic ?
    • A. 

      Azithromycin

    • B. 

      Amikacin

    • C. 

      Vancomycin

    • D. 

      Ampicillin

  • 15. 
    What is the maximum dose of acetaminophen?
    • A. 

      5 grams

    • B. 

      4 grams

    • C. 

      2.5 grams

    • D. 

      6 grams