NCLEX Pharmacology Quiz 20 Respiratory And Gastrointestinal Drugs

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Jam is under chemotherapy in which nausea is an expected side effect. Which of the following drugs is indicated to prevent such side effect?
    • A. 

      Metoclopramide

    • B. 

      Cimetidine

    • C. 

      Tagamet

    • D. 

      Famotidine

  • 2. 
    Which of the following drugs will reduce the effectiveness of sucralfate?
    • A. 

      Ranitidine

    • B. 

      Carafate

    • C. 

      Metoclopramide

    • D. 

      Meclizine

  • 3. 
    Extrapyramidal symptoms are a side effect of which of the following drugs?
    • A. 

      Ranitidine

    • B. 

      Omeprazole

    • C. 

      Famotidine

    • D. 

      Metoclopramide

  • 4. 
    Which histamine-2 antagonist is associated with the most drug interactions?
    • A. 

      Ranitidine

    • B. 

      Cimetidine

    • C. 

      Prilosec

    • D. 

      Nizatidine

  • 5. 
    Hydrochloric acid secretion is blocked by which of the following category of drugs?
    • A. 

      Antacids

    • B. 

      Gastric stimulants

    • C. 

      Histamine-2 antagonists

    • D. 

      Antihistamines

  • 6. 
    Which category of drugs prevents/treats constipation by the osmotic drawing of water from extravascular space to intestinal lumen?
    • A. 

      Stimulants

    • B. 

      Bulk-forming agents

    • C. 

      Hyperosmotic agents

    • D. 

      Lubricants

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is a bulk-forming agent?
    • A. 

      Glycerin

    • B. 

      Lactulose

    • C. 

      FiberCon

    • D. 

      Milk of Magnesia

  • 8. 
    A client needs rapid cleansing of the bowel. which category is best used?
    • A. 

      Bacid

    • B. 

      Bulk-forming agent

    • C. 

      Saline laxatives with magnesium

    • D. 

      Intestinal flora modifiers

  • 9. 
    Which of the following categories is used for diarrhea and constipation?
    • A. 

      Bulk-forming agents

    • B. 

      Intestinal flora modifiers

    • C. 

      Cascara

    • D. 

      Milk of Magnesia

  • 10. 
    Which of the following may be used for a bowel preparation and is not recommended for treatment of constipation?
    • A. 

      Correctol

    • B. 

      Fiberall

    • C. 

      Mineral oil

    • D. 

      Castor oil

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