Narcotics Quiz

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Narcotics Quiz

Narcotics scientifically refer to all plant based products that are used by human beings as stimulants and drugs. They include and not limited to opium and heroin. Take up the quiz below and see how much you know.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Pain of skeletal muscle, ligaments, and joints is ___________ pain.
    • A. 

      Somatic

    • B. 

      Superficial

    • C. 

      Visceral

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    Pain from smooth muscle and organs is __________ pain.
    • A. 

      Somatic

    • B. 

      Superficial

    • C. 

      Visceral

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Acute pain is treated with which of the following?
    • A. 

      Opioid

    • B. 

      Non opioid

    • C. 

      Combination of opioid and non opioid

  • 4. 
    Visceral pain is treated with which of the following?
    • A. 

      Opiod

    • B. 

      Non opioid

    • C. 

      Combination of opioid and non opioid

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is a non opioid analgesic?
    • A. 

      Naproxen

    • B. 

      Morphine sulfate

    • C. 

      Codeine

  • 6. 
    Non opioid analgesics are effective for which of the following?
    • A. 

      Dysmenorrhea

    • B. 

      Chronic arthritis

    • C. 

      Severe pain

  • 7. 
    The suggested safe dose of acetaminophen is 2000mg/day (2g/day), however one should not exceed how many grams per day?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      6

  • 8. 
    Acetaminophen can be toxic to liver cells. Early symptoms of hepatic damage include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and ______________.
    • A. 

      Abdominal pain

    • B. 

      Bronchospasm

    • C. 

      Urinary retention

  • 9. 
    Which of the following are common side effects of opioid analgesics?
    • A. 

      Orthostatic hypotension

    • B. 

      Decreased blood pressure

    • C. 

      Nausea

  • 10. 
    Opioids are contraindicated for those with which of the following conditions?
    • A. 

      Head injury

    • B. 

      During an asthma attack

    • C. 

      Intracranial pressure

    • D. 

      All of the above

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