Agents To Treat HSV And Vzv

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HSV Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Viruses are:
    • A. 

      Non-living DNA-containing infectious agents

    • B. 

      Obligate intracellular parasites

    • C. 

      Living DNA-containing agents, not always infection

    • D. 

      An encapsulated DNA or RNA strand that can cause disease

  • 2. 
    Acyclovir is available in which of the following forms
    • A. 

      Oral

    • B. 

      Intravenous

    • C. 

      Topical

    • D. 

      Tropical

  • 3. 
    When Valacyclovir grows up it wants to be just like Penciclovir
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Oh my, it appears that the virus is resistant to Valacyclovir.... I guess we can't give them
    • A. 

      Acyclovir

    • B. 

      Famciclovir

    • C. 

      Ganciclovir

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    Which Drug(s) is only available Orally?
    • A. 

      Famciclovir

    • B. 

      Valacyclovir

    • C. 

      Foscarnet

    • D. 

      Acyclovir

  • 6. 
    Valacyclovir is pretty cool because It's associated with shorter duration of zoster-associated pain.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Valacyclovir isn't very popular because it usually isnt very bioAVAILABLE
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Acyclovir stops viruses by
    • A. 

      Preventing Viral Attachment to the cell

    • B. 

      Stopping nucleic acid synthesis

    • C. 

      Preventing assembly of new viruses within an infected cell

    • D. 

      Preventing the release of new viruses from leaving.

  • 9. 
    Docosanol works by
    • A. 

      Preventing nucleic acid synthesis

    • B. 

      Preventing viral release

    • C. 

      Preventing viral entry

    • D. 

      Preventing viral flocculation

  • 10. 
    Only available topically
    • A. 

      Foscarnet

    • B. 

      Docosanol

    • C. 

      Penciclovir

    • D. 

      Trifluridine

    • E. 

      Famciclovir

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