Pharm - Anti Inflammatory Drugs

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Drug Quizzes & Trivia

Contains antiinflammatories, penicillins, cephalosporins, macrolides, tetracyclines, and fluroquinolones.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not a chemical mediator?
    • A. 

      Histamine

    • B. 

      Kinins

    • C. 

      Cyclooxygenase

  • 2. 
    What is the action of kinins?
    • A. 

      Dilation or arteriloes and redness

    • B. 

      Cause pain

    • C. 

      Vasodilation and fever

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is not a cardinal sign of inflammation?
    • A. 

      Heat

    • B. 

      Soreness

    • C. 

      Loss of function

  • 4. 
    What is the function of the COX 1 enzymes?
    • A. 

      Protects the stomach and regulates platelets

    • B. 

      Triggers inflammation and pain

    • C. 

      Destroys penicillin

  • 5. 
    Which of the following foods contains purine?
    • A. 

      Gravy

    • B. 

      Cheese

    • C. 

      Cranberries

  • 6. 
    Which group of antigout drugs is the preferred choice for patients with renal impairment?
    • A. 

      Uricosurics

    • B. 

      Colchicine

    • C. 

      Uric acid inhibitors

  • 7. 
    What group of drugs are the preferred choice for patients with penicillin allergies?
    • A. 

      Macrolides

    • B. 

      Cephalosporins

    • C. 

      Tetracyclines

    • D. 

      Aminoglycosides

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is important in the administration of tetracyclines?
    • A. 

      Don't give with food, iron, or antacids

    • B. 

      Don't give to pregnant females or children under 8 yrs

    • C. 

      Discard upon expiration date

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    Which urinary infection drugs should not be given to a patient with glaucoma?
    • A. 

      Urinary analgesics

    • B. 

      Antispasmodics

    • C. 

      Antimuscarinics

    • D. 

      Urinary antiseptics

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