Pharm Tech Chapter 5 (Prescriptions)

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Pharm Tech Chapter 5  (Prescriptions)

Prescription Abbreviations Rx Info Rx filling process Labels HIPPA


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A written, verbal or electronic order from a practitioner for the preparation and administration of a medicine or a device
    • A. 

      DAW

    • B. 

      DEA number

    • C. 

      HIPPA

    • D. 

      Prescription

  • 2. 
    Medications that do not require a prescription but may be filled with one
    • A. 

      OTC drugs

    • B. 

      Rx

    • C. 

      Signa, sig

    • D. 

      NPI

  • 3. 
    Unique national identification number required for all health care providers
    • A. 

      DAW

    • B. 

      DEA number

    • C. 

      HIPPA

    • D. 

      (NPI) National Provider Identifier

  • 4. 
    Required on all controlled drug prescriptions  identifies the prescriber
    • A. 

      DEA number

    • B. 

      (NPI) National Provider Identifier

    • C. 

      OTC

    • D. 

      PX

  • 5. 
    The directions for use on a prescription that should be printed on all labels
    • A. 

      Signa, sig

    • B. 

      DAW

    • C. 

      NPI

    • D. 

      Schedule II

  • 6. 
    A federal act that, among other things protects the privacy of  individuals and the sharing of protected health information
    • A. 

      NPI

    • B. 

      DAW

    • C. 

      HIPPA

    • D. 

      OTC

  • 7. 
    Mechanism by which a prescriber may indicate that the brand product, and not the equivalent generic, must be dispensed
    • A. 

      Signa sig

    • B. 

      Rx

    • C. 

      DAW

    • D. 

      HIPPA

  • 8. 
    Drugs that have been shown to be subject to abuse and require special handling
    • A. 

      OTC drugs

    • B. 

      Prescription

    • C. 

      Schedule II drugs

    • D. 

      Extemporaneous compounding

  • 9. 
    The on-demand preparation of a drug product according to a  physician's prescription, formula, or recipe
    • A. 

      Extemporaneous compounding

    • B. 

      Prescription

    • C. 

      Signa, sig

    • D. 

      Cake

  • 10. 
    Subcutaneously
    • A. 

      Prn

    • B. 

      Gtt

    • C. 

      Pc

    • D. 

      Sc

  • 11. 
    Drop
    • A. 

      Pid

    • B. 

      Gtt

    • C. 

      Hs

    • D. 

      Ou

  • 12. 
    Twice a day
    • A. 

      Bid

    • B. 

      Tid

    • C. 

      Qid

    • D. 

      2x per day

  • 13. 
    Right ear
    • A. 

      Ot

    • B. 

      Oa

    • C. 

      Au

    • D. 

      Ad

  • 14. 
    Four times a day
    • A. 

      Bid

    • B. 

      Qid

    • C. 

      Tid

    • D. 

      4x per day

  • 15. 
    As needed
    • A. 

      Gtt

    • B. 

      Ad

    • C. 

      Sl

    • D. 

      Prn

  • 16. 
    Each eye
    • A. 

      Os

    • B. 

      Ou

    • C. 

      Au

    • D. 

      Both eyes

  • 17. 
    Under the tongue
    • A. 

      Gtt

    • B. 

      Pc

    • C. 

      SL

    • D. 

      Sc

  • 18. 
    At bedtime
    • A. 

      Pc

    • B. 

      Ac

    • C. 

      Pm

    • D. 

      Hs

  • 19. 
    Microgram
    • A. 

      Hs

    • B. 

      Mcg

    • C. 

      Pv

    • D. 

      Mg

  • 20. 
    Vaginally
    • A. 

      Ir

    • B. 

      Iv

    • C. 

      Pv

    • D. 

      Sc

  • 21. 
    Every day
    • A. 

      Qid

    • B. 

      Qd

    • C. 

      Tid

    • D. 

      Qod

  • 22. 
    Every 12 hours
    • A. 

      2x per day

    • B. 

      Q12hr

    • C. 

      Twice a day

    • D. 

      Bid

  • 23. 
    After food, with meals
    • A. 

      Pv

    • B. 

      Hs

    • C. 

      Pc

    • D. 

      Ac

  • 24. 
    ____  are allowed to write some prescription in some states, as determined by protocols and collaboration with a primary prescriber
    • A. 

      Medical doctors

    • B. 

      Doctors of osteopathy

    • C. 

      Pharmacists, nurse practitioners and/or physician assistants

    • D. 

      Doctors of veterinary medicine

  • 25. 
    Counseling as requried by OBRA  90, IS PROVIDED BY
    • A. 

      Pyscicians

    • B. 

      Pharmacy techs

    • C. 

      Pharmacists

    • D. 

      Nurses

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