Pharmacology (8-10)

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Pharmacology Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    How much of inhaled corticosteroid is used to treat the asthma symptoms?
    • A. 

      75%

    • B. 

      90%

    • C. 

      25%

    • D. 

      10%

  • 2. 
    Agents that prevent degranulation of mast cells?
    • A. 

      Cromolyn

    • B. 

      Terbutalin

    • C. 

      Codeine

    • D. 

      Loratadine

  • 3. 
    Which of these anti-tussive drugs will NOT result in addiction at high doses?
    • A. 

      Codeine

    • B. 

      Hyrocodone

    • C. 

      Dextrametorphan

    • D. 

      Hydromorphone

  • 4. 
    Which of these is NOT a classification of antimicrobial agents?
    • A. 

      Inhibitors of nucleic acid function

    • B. 

      Inhibitors of protein synthesis

    • C. 

      Inhibitors of enzyme activity

    • D. 

      Inhibitors of cell wall synthesis

  • 5. 
    Bacteriostatic agents will eliminate the infectious bacteria from the body.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Using a drug with higher specificity for an organism is better than using broad spectrum antiibiotic.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    A patient comes in with severe infection that needs imidiate attention, the doctor will put him on which of the following drugs?
    • A. 

      Teyracycline

    • B. 

      Isoniacid

    • C. 

      Chloramphenicol

    • D. 

      Amoxicillin

  • 8. 
    Which of the following categories drugs can be used to block action of cysteinyl lukotrienes?
    • A. 

      5-lipoxigenase inhibitor

    • B. 

      B-lactamase inhibitors

    • C. 

      Lukotriene reductase

    • D. 

      Cysteinyl 1-receptor blocking agent

  • 9. 
    Which of the following drugs are considered "rescue" agents?
    • A. 

      Albuterol

    • B. 

      Salmetrol

    • C. 

      Terbutalin

    • D. 

      Ipratropiium

  • 10. 
    Prophilactic use of antimicrobials would be appropriate when....? 
    • A. 

      There is risk of developing resistant organism

    • B. 

      When greatest antimicrobial coverage is desirable

    • C. 

      When mixed infections are present

    • D. 

      When multi symptoms are present

  • 11. 
    Sulfa drugs are bacteriocidial?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    What do bacteria require in order to synthesize their genetic material?
    • A. 

      Folic acid

    • B. 

      Lactic acid

    • C. 

      Cystine

    • D. 

      PAGA

  • 13. 
    What does sulfa drug salfonamide act upon?
    • A. 

      Folic acid synthesizing proteins

    • B. 

      Dihydrofolate reductase enzyme

    • C. 

      PABA synthese

  • 14. 
    Sulfa drugs can not be given to a patient already taking....?
    • A. 

      Tobutamide

    • B. 

      Warfarine

    • C. 

      Vancomycin

    • D. 

      Methopentol

  • 15. 
    Adverse effects of trimethoprin can be reversed by administration of?
    • A. 

      Worfarin

    • B. 

      Folonic acid

    • C. 

      Sulfamethoxazole

    • D. 

      Tetrahydrofolic acid