Pharmacology Unit 3.1

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Pharmacology Quizzes & Trivia

Cholesterol drugsPrimary HTNSecondary HTN HF medsMI and AnginaAntidysrhythmics


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  • 1. 
    Cholesterol drugs; Select all that apply
    • A. 

      STATINS

    • B. 

      Bile Acids

    • C. 

      HMG-COA

    • D. 

      Nicotinic

    • E. 

      Cholesterol absorp. inhibito

    • F. 

      Fibric Acid

    • G. 

      Vit B

    • H. 

      ACE

    • I. 

      CCB

    • J. 

      Niacin

    • K. 

      Vytorin

  • 2. 
    Cholesterol drugs: select all that apply
    • A. 

      Atorvastatin(Lipitor)

    • B. 

      Crestor

    • C. 

      Thiazide

    • D. 

      Simvastatin

    • E. 

      Zocor

    • F. 

      Resuvastatin

    • G. 

      Nifedipine

  • 3. 
    Primary HTN Drug classes: select all that apply
    • A. 

      Diuretics

    • B. 

      ARB

    • C. 

      Alpha 1 adren.

    • D. 

      Glycosides

    • E. 

      Phospholipidiesterase

    • F. 

      ACE

    • G. 

      CCB

    • H. 

      Nicotinic

    • I. 

      Beta's

  • 4. 
    Primary HTN Drugs: select all that apply
    • A. 

      Thiazides

    • B. 

      Lasix

    • C. 

      Prinvil

    • D. 

      Colestid

    • E. 

      Aldactone

    • F. 

      Zetia

    • G. 

      Enlapril

    • H. 

      Spironactone

    • I. 

      Furosemide

    • J. 

      Nifedipine

    • K. 

      Vytorin

    • L. 

      Atorvastatin

    • M. 

      Amlodipine

    • N. 

      Cardizem

    • O. 

      Colestid

    • P. 

      Zocor

    • Q. 

      Verapamil

    • R. 

      Calan

    • S. 

      Vasotec

    • T. 

      Captopril

    • U. 

      Sartans

    • V. 

      Avapro

    • W. 

      Niacin

    • X. 

      Irbesartan

    • Y. 

      Diovan

    • Z. 

      Valsartan

    • Tricor

    • Linsinopril

    • Atenolol

  • 5. 
    Secondary HTN Med classes: select all that apply
    • A. 

      Alpha 1

    • B. 

      Betas

    • C. 

      Diuretics

    • D. 

      Direct vasodilator

    • E. 

      ACE

    • F. 

      Glycosides

    • G. 

      Beta2

    • H. 

      Digitalis

    • I. 

      Alpha 2

  • 6. 
    Meds for Secondary HTN
    • A. 

      Diuretics

    • B. 

      Catapress

    • C. 

      Cardura

    • D. 

      Furosemide

    • E. 

      Clonadine

    • F. 

      Doxasosin

    • G. 

      Nitroprusside

    • H. 

      CCB

    • I. 

      Nitropress

    • J. 

      Appressoline

    • K. 

      HCTZ

    • L. 

      Hydralazine

  • 7. 
    Classes for HF drugs:select all that apply
    • A. 

      CCB

    • B. 

      ACE

    • C. 

      Betas

    • D. 

      Vasodilators

    • E. 

      Alpha 1

    • F. 

      Diuretics

    • G. 

      Glycosides

    • H. 

      Alpha 2

    • I. 

      Phosphodiesterase inhibs

  • 8. 
    Meds for HF: select HF
    • A. 

      Diuretics

    • B. 

      Linsinopril

    • C. 

      Zestril

    • D. 

      Propanolol

    • E. 

      Catapress

    • F. 

      Vasotec

    • G. 

      Coreg

    • H. 

      Digoxin

    • I. 

      Tenormin

    • J. 

      Carvedilol

    • K. 

      Toprol

    • L. 

      Lanoxin

    • M. 

      Primacor

    • N. 

      Milrinone

  • 9. 
    Med classes for Angina and MI: select all that apply
    • A. 

      CCB

    • B. 

      Alpha 1

    • C. 

      ACE

    • D. 

      Niacin

    • E. 

      Nitrates

    • F. 

      Betas

    • G. 

      Sodium Channel blockers

    • H. 

      Diuretics

    • I. 

      Thrombolytics

    • J. 

      Potassium channel blockers

    • K. 

      Direct vasodilatiors

  • 10. 
    Drugs that treat MI and Angina: select all that apply
    • A. 

      Nitrates

    • B. 

      Metoprolol

    • C. 

      Diuretics

    • D. 

      HTCZ

    • E. 

      Isordil

    • F. 

      Nitro Patch

    • G. 

      Verampil

    • H. 

      Reteplase

    • I. 

      Procanimide

    • J. 

      Inderal

    • K. 

      Catapress

    • L. 

      Nitroglycerin

    • M. 

      Toprol XL

    • N. 

      Lopressor

    • O. 

      Calan

    • P. 

      Rhythmol

    • Q. 

      Cardizem

    • R. 

      Norvasc

    • S. 

      Amlidopine

    • T. 

      Diltizem

  • 11. 
    Antidysrhythmic classes: select all that apply
    • A. 

      Betas

    • B. 

      CCB

    • C. 

      Sodium Channel Blocker

    • D. 

      Misc.

    • E. 

      ACE

    • F. 

      Potassium Channel blocker

    • G. 

      Alpha blockers

    • H. 

      Calcium Channel Blockers

  • 12. 
    Antidysrhythmic drugs used: select all that apply
    • A. 

      Amlidopine

    • B. 

      Propanolol

    • C. 

      Reteplase

    • D. 

      Lidocaine

    • E. 

      Amidarone

    • F. 

      Digoxin

    • G. 

      Adenosine

    • H. 

      Lanoxin

    • I. 

      HCTZ

    • J. 

      Nitro

    • K. 

      Profenone

    • L. 

      Prcanamide

    • M. 

      Rhythmol

    • N. 

      Inderal

    • O. 

      Catapress

    • P. 

      Coreg

    • Q. 

      Cordarone

    • R. 

      Lopressor

    • S. 

      Calan

    • T. 

      Verapamil

    • U. 

      Diltiazem

    • V. 

      Adenocard

    • W. 

      Cardizem

    • X. 

      Zetia

  • 13. 
    What is the action of CCB used for HTN?
    • A. 

      Increase cardiac output, lower peripheral resistance, increase cariac worload

    • B. 

      Decrease peripheral resistance

    • C. 

      Decrease HR and contractility

  • 14. 
    What is the action of ACE inhibs. used for HTN?
    • A. 

      Increase cardiac output, lower peripheral resistance, and reduce blood volume, reduce afterload

    • B. 

      Decrease HR and contractility, and reduce blood volume

    • C. 

      Reduce workload and reduce contractility

  • 15. 
    What is the action of Beta Adrenergic Antagonists used to treat HTN?
    • A. 

      Increase cardiac ouput and decrease periperal resistance, decrease workload

    • B. 

      Decrease HR, contractility, and decrease cardiac output, decrease BP

    • C. 

      Decrease peripheral resistance, lower BP, increase HR

  • 16. 
    What is the action of ACE inhibs used in treating HF?
    • A. 

      Reduce workload, increase BP, Decrease HR, and reduce afterload

    • B. 

      Increase cardiac output , reduce workload, reduce contractility, and decrease HR

    • C. 

      Increase cardiac output, lower peripheral resistance, lower blood volume, reduce afterload

  • 17. 
    What is the action of Beta's in treating HF?
    • A. 

      Reduce workload, decrease HR, decrease contractility, Decrease BP

    • B. 

      Reduce workload and dilate coronary arteries, bring 02 to myocardium

    • C. 

      Decrease peripheral resistance, lower BR, decrease contractility

  • 18. 
    What is the action of CCB's in treating MI and Angina
    • A. 

      Reduce workload and dilate coronary arteries, decrease cardiac output, lower peripheral resistance

    • B. 

      Reduce workload, reduce contractility, reduce HR, and reduce contractility

    • C. 

      Reduce workload, dilate coronary artery, bring 02 to myocardium

  • 19. 
    What is the action of Beta's used to treat MI and Angina?
    • A. 

      Reduce workload as well as reduce contractility

    • B. 

      Decrease peripheral resistance and reduce contractility

    • C. 

      Lower BP, Increase cardiac ouput, and reduce contractility

  • 20. 
    Statins s/e include myopathy and rhabdomyolyis
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Bile Acids decrease secretion of cholesterol in the stool
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Niacin decreases VLDL and LDL levels
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Cholesterol Absorption Inhibitor:
    • A. 

      Decreases VLDL and LDL levels

    • B. 

      Decreases BP and increases urine output

    • C. 

      Inhibits absorption if cholesterol

  • 24. 
    What do Fibric Acid agents do?
    • A. 

      Treat severe hypertriglyceridemia

    • B. 

      Inhibits absorption of cholesterol

    • C. 

      Interferes with synthesis of cholesterol

  • 25. 
    What is the action of diuretics?
    • A. 

      Decrease peripheral resistance

    • B. 

      Increase urine output

    • C. 

      Decrease BP by increasing urine output and excretions

  • 26. 
    What is the action of CCB's that treat Primary HTN?
    • A. 

      Decrease peripheral resistance, and blocks NA channels

    • B. 

      Increase cariac output and lower peripheral resistance

    • C. 

      Decrease BP by increasing urine output

  • 27. 
    The action of ACE inhibitors and how it effects Primary HTN includes; increasing cardiac output, lower peripheral resistance, reduce blood volume, reduce afterload
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    ARB's are used to treat Secondary HTN?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    Alpha 1 adrenergics block sympathetic receptors in arterioles
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    Vasodialtors: directly constrict vascular smooth muscle
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 31. 
    What do cardiac glycosides do?
    • A. 

      Reduce blood volume, lower periheral resistance, reduce blood volume

    • B. 

      Reduce workload, slows HR and slows BP

    • C. 

      Increase the force of the heart beat and slows the HR; improving cardiac output

  • 32. 
    What is the action of CCB's?
    • A. 

      Restore circulation to the myocardium

    • B. 

      Reduce cardiac workload, dilate coronary arteries

    • C. 

      Reduce cardiac workload and reduce contractility

  • 33. 
    What is the action of Thrombolytics?
    • A. 

      Restore circulation to myocardium

    • B. 

      Reduce cardiac workload and reduce contractility

    • C. 

      Dilate coronary arteries and reduce cardia workload

  • 34. 
    What is the action of Na blockers treating arrythmias
    • A. 

      Suppress ectopic activity

    • B. 

      Slows impulses through the AV node

    • C. 

      Reduces automaticity in SA node

  • 35. 
    What is the action of Beta Blockers in treating arrythmias?
    • A. 

      Delays replarization and lengthens refractory period

    • B. 

      Suppress ectopic activity

    • C. 

      Slows HR, conduction through AV node

  • 36. 
    What is the action of K+ blocker in the treatment of arrythmias
    • A. 

      Delay repolarization, lengthen refractory period

    • B. 

      Slows conducation through the AV node and decreases automaticity of SA node

    • C. 

      Slows HR and decreases conduction through the AV nose

  • 37. 
    What is the action on Ca+ blockers in the treatment of arrythmias
    • A. 

      Slows conduction through the AV node and decreases automaticity of SA node

    • B. 

      Reduced automaticity in SA node, slows impulse through the AV node, slows HR

    • C. 

      Suppress ectopic activity and delays repolarization

  • 38. 
    What is the action of the Misc. drugs used to treat arrythmias
    • A. 

      Slows conduction through the AV node and decreases automaticity of SA node

    • B. 

      Blocks channels and decreases repolarization time

    • C. 

      Reduces automaticity in sA node and slows impulse through the AV node

  • 39. 
    S/e of bile acid bindind resins
    • A. 

      GI system disorders

    • B. 

      Flushing

    • C. 

      Myopathy

  • 40. 
    What do you monitor when on fibric acid agents?
    • A. 

      GI disorders

    • B. 

      Flushing

    • C. 

      Bleeding/coagulation

  • 41. 
    S/e of nicotinic acid (niacin): select all that apply
    • A. 

      Flushing

    • B. 

      Intestinal disorders

    • C. 

      Myopathy

  • 42. 
    S/e of CCB's
    • A. 

      Reflex tachycardia

    • B. 

      Persistant cough

    • C. 

      Angioedema

  • 43. 
    S/e of ACE inhibitors: select all that apply
    • A. 

      Persistent cough

    • B. 

      Angioedema

    • C. 

      Bleeding

  • 44. 
    S/e of beta's: select all that apply
    • A. 

      Bronchoconstriction

    • B. 

      Hypotension

    • C. 

      Bradycardia

    • D. 

      Reflex tachycardia

    • E. 

      Cough

  • 45. 
    S/e of vasodilatiors: select all that apply
    • A. 

      Reflex tachycardia

    • B. 

      Sodium and water retention

    • C. 

      Bronchoconstriction

  • 46. 
    S/e of ACE inhibitors: select all that apply
    • A. 

      Cough

    • B. 

      Bronchoconstriction

    • C. 

      Hypotension

    • D. 

      Bradycardia

  • 47. 
    What do monitor with a pt. taking diuretics?
    • A. 

      Fatigue and muscle cramps

    • B. 

      Hypotension

    • C. 

      Reflex tacycardia

  • 48. 
    What do you monitor with a pt. taking Beta blockers?
    • A. 

      BP, Pulse

    • B. 

      Bronchoconstriction

    • C. 

      Reflex tachycardia

  • 49. 
    You must check the pulse before you give digitalis: Cardiac glycoside ( Digoxin) or Lanoxin.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 50. 
    Withold drug if pt.s pulse is <60 when taking potent vasodilators like that of Nitrates
    • A. 

      Ture

    • B. 

      False

  • 51. 
    Asthma: Bronchoconstriction, is a s/e of Beta Blockers
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 52. 
    Thrombolytics pose a major threat for bleeding, and are contraindicated for pts. with  hemmorrhages in the heart,
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 53. 
    With pts. takine thrombolytics, you monitor for dysrhytmias and monitor labs (hgb, hct, and low RBC)
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 54. 
    Beta blockers treat atrial dysrhythmias
    • A. 

      T

    • B. 

      F

  • 55. 
    Potassium blockers treat:
    • A. 

      Atrial dysrhytmias

    • B. 

      V-tach and atrial dysrhythmias

    • C. 

      Supraventricular tachy

  • 56. 
    Calcium blockers treat
    • A. 

      Suprventricular tachycardia

    • B. 

      Atrial dysrhytmias

    • C. 

      Atrial dysrhythmias and v-tach