Pharm Lect 3 - Pharmacotherapeutics

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Pharm Lect 3 - Pharmacotherapeutics

Quiz based on PPP for Pharm Lecture 3 - Pharmacotherapeutics- Routes of administration


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which is not a part of Drug monitoring?
    • A. 

      Evaluating the effectiveness of a drug

    • B. 

      Knowing beneficial effects and side effects

    • C. 

      Educating the patient about how to take medication and why it is prescribed

    • D. 

      Observing any adverse drug effects

    • E. 

      Making adjustments as needed

  • 2. 
    Ratio between a drugs therapeutics benefits and its toxic effects
    • A. 

      Therapeutic index

    • B. 

      Tolerance

    • C. 

      Dependence

  • 3. 
    A decreasing response to repetitive drug doses
    • A. 

      Therapeutic index

    • B. 

      Tolerance

    • C. 

      Dependence

  • 4. 
    A physiological need for a drug
    • A. 

      Therapeutic index

    • B. 

      Tolerance

    • C. 

      Dependence

  • 5. 
    Adverse drug events are any unexpected drug reaction that is not desired that occurs with a normal therapeutic dose and is not preventable
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Which is not an adverse drug reaction
    • A. 

      Idiosyncratic

    • B. 

      Hypersensitivity

    • C. 

      Drug/drug interaction

    • D. 

      Hyposensitivity

    • E. 

      Drug/food interactions

  • 7. 
    Drug interactions- additive effect enhances other drug
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Unintentional adverse effects that are treatment induced
    • A. 

      Side effects

    • B. 

      Drug interactions

    • C. 

      Iatrogenic responses

  • 9. 
    Drug form determines whether a drug action is local or systemic; it influences rate of dissolution and absorption
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Lozenges(troches) is considered a solid dosage form
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Which of the following does not describe tablets
    • A. 

      Compressed powders that dissolve when wet

    • B. 

      May be enteric-coated or buffer coated to prevent stomach irritation

    • C. 

      May be sugar coated to taste better

    • D. 

      Only buffered or enteric-coated tablets or spansules should be cut or crushed

  • 12. 
    Which is used as a substance that dissolves a drug?
    • A. 

      Water

    • B. 

      Oils

    • C. 

      Alcohol

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    Drug substances in homogenous mixture with a liquid
    • A. 

      Solutions

    • B. 

      Aromatic waters

    • C. 

      Suspensions

    • D. 

      Emulsions

    • E. 

      Syrups

  • 14. 
    Aqueous solutions containing volatile oils( oil of spearmint, peppermint, or clove)
    • A. 

      Solution

    • B. 

      Aromatic waters

    • C. 

      Emulsions

    • D. 

      Liquors

  • 15. 
    Liquid drug with alcohol as the solute
    • A. 

      Solutions

    • B. 

      Aromatic waters

    • C. 

      Emulsions

    • D. 

      Liquors

  • 16. 
    Mixture of oil and water that improve taste of otherwise distasteful prodcts(cod liver oil)
    • A. 

      Solutions

    • B. 

      Emulsions

    • C. 

      Aromatic waters

    • D. 

      Suspensions

  • 17. 
    Insoluble drug contained in a liquid
    • A. 

      Liquors

    • B. 

      Suspensions

    • C. 

      Syrups

    • D. 

      Aromatic waters

    • E. 

      Solutions

  • 18. 
    Solutions of sugar and water, usually flavoring and drug
    • A. 

      Solutions

    • B. 

      Aromatic waters

    • C. 

      Syrups

    • D. 

      Emulsions

  • 19. 
    Dosage form: Gels and Magmas are minerals suspended in alcohol, the minerals settle so these meds need to be shaken before use
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Which is not one of the 3 major categories of drug routes
    • A. 

      Enteral

    • B. 

      Parenteral

    • C. 

      Topical

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 21. 
    No single method of drug administration is ideal for all drugs in all circumstances
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Routes of Administration: Drug is absorbed into systemic circulation through alimentary canal.  Drug placed directly into GI tract
    • A. 

      Enteral

    • B. 

      Parenteral

    • C. 

      Topical

  • 23. 
    Needle and/or catheter required for administration
    • A. 

      Enteral

    • B. 

      Parenteral

    • C. 

      Topical

  • 24. 
    Drug applied to skin or mucosa or inhaled
    • A. 

      Enteral

    • B. 

      Parenteral

    • C. 

      Topical

  • 25. 
    Which is not an enteral route
    • A. 

      Sublingual

    • B. 

      Rectal

    • C. 

      Nasogatric tube/ feeding tube

    • D. 

      Ears

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