Medicine And IT's Dosage: Trivia Quiz!

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There is a lot that can go wrong when it comes to medicine and its dosage. If you give someone a lower dosage, they may not get the desired results from the medicine, and if you give them a high dosage, you may be putting their health at risk. Take this test and get to see just how much you know about dosages of different pills.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The clinical study Soares et al was published in

    • A.

      JAMA

    • B.

      Journal of Clinical Psychiatry

    • C.

      Indian Journal of Psychiatry

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Journal of Clinical Psychiatry" because the question asks for the publication in which the clinical study by Soares et al was published. Therefore, the answer "Journal of Clinical Psychiatry" is the correct option as it specifically mentions the publication where the study was published.

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  • 2. 

    The optimal dose of 800mg/day of AMISANT couldnt be given from the day-1.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that the optimal dose of 800mg/day of AMISANT could not be given from day-1. Therefore, the correct answer is False, indicating that the statement is not true.

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  • 3. 

    The anti-oxidants present in Neurospecial are ( Select all that apply)

    • A.

      Benfotiamine

    • B.

      Folic acid

    • C.

      ALA

    • D.

      Inositol

    Correct Answer(s)
    C. ALA
    D. Inositol
    Explanation
    Neurospecial contains ALA (Alpha-lipoic acid) and Inositol as antioxidants. ALA is a powerful antioxidant that helps protect cells from damage and supports nerve health. Inositol is also an antioxidant that plays a role in cell signaling and supports brain function. Both ALA and Inositol are beneficial in reducing oxidative stress and promoting overall health.

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  • 4. 

    The current month LBL received for AMISANT should be focused for which of the following symptoms ?

    • A.

      Negative symptoms

    • B.

      Positive symptoms

    • C.

      Negative & Positive symptoms

    • D.

      Depression

    Correct Answer
    B. Positive symptoms
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Positive symptoms" because the question asks for the symptoms that should be focused on for the current month of treatment for AMISANT. Positive symptoms refer to symptoms that are added to a person's normal behavior, such as hallucinations, delusions, and disorganized thinking. Therefore, the focus should be on addressing and managing these positive symptoms during the treatment.

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  • 5. 

    The dosage of PACITANE in case of DIP is

    • A.

      2 mg

    • B.

      2 mg to 4 mg

    • C.

      5 mg to 15 mg

    • D.

      15mg to 30 mg

    Correct Answer
    C. 5 mg to 15 mg
    Explanation
    The correct dosage of PACITANE in the case of DIP is between 5 mg to 15 mg. This range allows for flexibility in adjusting the dosage based on the individual patient's needs and response to the medication. It is important to start with a lower dosage and gradually increase it if necessary, while closely monitoring the patient for any side effects or adverse reactions. This dosage range has been found to be effective in managing the symptoms of DIP.

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  • 6. 

    The new & enhanced PACITANE has the following advantages (Select all that apply)

    • A.

      Reduced disintegration time

    • B.

      Easier to swallow

    • C.

      Greatet patient compliance

    • D.

      Reduced cost of the therapy

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Reduced disintegration time
    B. Easier to swallow
    C. Greatet patient compliance
    D. Reduced cost of the therapy
    Explanation
    The new and enhanced PACITANE offers several advantages. Firstly, it has a reduced disintegration time, which means that the medication will dissolve more quickly in the body, allowing for faster absorption and effectiveness. Secondly, it is easier to swallow, making it more convenient for patients, especially those who may have difficulty swallowing larger pills. Thirdly, it promotes greater patient compliance, meaning that patients are more likely to adhere to their medication regimen. Finally, it offers a reduced cost of therapy, potentially making it more affordable for patients.

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  • 7. 

    ____________ addresses the B6 deficiency that could lead to sensory & motor neurpathy.

    • A.

      Benfotiamine

    • B.

      Methylcobalamin

    • C.

      Folic acid

    • D.

      Pyridoxine

    Correct Answer
    D. Pyridoxine
    Explanation
    Pyridoxine addresses the B6 deficiency that could lead to sensory and motor neuropathy. B6 deficiency can cause damage to the peripheral nerves, resulting in symptoms such as numbness, tingling, and muscle weakness. Pyridoxine, also known as vitamin B6, plays a crucial role in nerve function and helps prevent neuropathy.

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  • 8. 

    ____________________ may delay the start of diabetic neuropathy.

    • A.

      Benfotiamine

    • B.

      Alpha lipoic acid

    • C.

      Inositol

    • D.

      Vitamin B9

    Correct Answer
    C. Inositol
    Explanation
    Inositol may delay the start of diabetic neuropathy. Inositol is a type of sugar alcohol that has been shown to have beneficial effects on nerve function. It plays a role in nerve signal transmission and helps to protect nerves from damage. By delaying the onset of diabetic neuropathy, inositol can help prevent or reduce the symptoms of nerve damage that commonly occur in individuals with diabetes.

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