Medical Definition Of Pharmacology Quiz

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Medical Definition Of Pharmacology Quiz

Medical practitioners have different ways of naming medications. There are some strict rules that should be followed when it comes to medication and this is based on the conditions one is suffering from and amounts to be administered may vary. Take this medical definition of pharmacology quiz and get to see what you know about medicine and their administration. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is the antidote for the toxin Benzodiazepines?
    • A. 

      Flumazenil

    • B. 

      Methylene blue

    • C. 

      Deferoxamine

    • D. 

      Alkalinize urine

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is the antidote for the toxin Lead?
    • A. 

      Naloxone

    • B. 

      Nitrite

    • C. 

      CaEDTA

    • D. 

      Dialysis

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is the primary site of activity for the drug Warfarin?
    • A. 

      Kidney

    • B. 

      Liver

    • C. 

      Blood

    • D. 

      Heart

  • 4. 
    Lansoprazole is not used in which of the following cases?
    • A. 

      Gastritis

    • B. 

      Peptic Ulcers

    • C. 

      Zollinger-Ellison syndrome

    • D. 

      Thalamus hypertrophy

  • 5. 
    Which of the following drugs is associated with the reaction of Cinchonism?
    • A. 

      Valproic acid

    • B. 

      Quinidine

    • C. 

      Isoniazid

    • D. 

      Ethosuximide

  • 6. 
    Which of the following drugs is associated with the reaction of hepatitis?
    • A. 

      Valproic acid

    • B. 

      Quinidine

    • C. 

      Isoniazid

    • D. 

      Ethosuximide

  • 7. 
    Which of the following drugs is associated with the reaction of Stevens-Johnson syndrome? 
    • A. 

      Valproic acid

    • B. 

      Quinidine

    • C. 

      Isoniazid

    • D. 

      Ethosuximide

  • 8. 
     Which of the following drugs is associated with the reaction of Tendon dysfunction?
    • A. 

      Digitalis

    • B. 

      Niacin

    • C. 

      Tetracycline

    • D. 

      Fluoroquinolones

  • 9. 
    A drug ending in the suffix (pril) is considered a ______.
    • A. 

      H

    • B. 

      ACE inhibitor

    • C. 

      Antifungal

    • D. 

      Beta agonist

  • 10. 
    A drug ending in the suffix (azole) is considered a ______.
    • A. 

      H

    • B. 

      ACE inhibitor

    • C. 

      Antifungal

    • D. 

      Beta agonist

  • 11. 
    A drug ending in the suffix (tidine) is considered a ______.
    • A. 

      Antidepressant

    • B. 

      Protease inhibitor

    • C. 

      Beta antagonist

    • D. 

      H2 antagonist

  • 12. 
    A drug ending in the suffix (navir) is considered a ______. 
    • A. 

      Antidepressant

    • B. 

      Protease inhibitor

    • C. 

      Beta antagonist

    • D. 

      H2 antagonist

  • 13. 
    Which of the following drugs is associated with the reaction of extreme photosensitivity?
    • A. 

      Digitalis

    • B. 

      Niacin

    • C. 

      Tetracycline

    • D. 

      Fluoroquinolones

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is not related to a drug toxicity of Prednisone?
    • A. 

      Cataracts

    • B. 

      Hypotension

    • C. 

      Psychosis

    • D. 

      Acne

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is not related to a drug toxicity of Atenolol?
    • A. 

      CHF

    • B. 

      Tachycardia

    • C. 

      AV block

    • D. 

      Sedative appearance

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is considered a class IA Sodium Channel blocker?
    • A. 

      Mexiletine

    • B. 

      Disopyramide

    • C. 

      Quinidine

    • D. 

      Procainamide

  • 17. 
     Which of the following is considered a class III Potassium Channel blocker?
    • A. 

      Propafenone

    • B. 

      Disopyramide

    • C. 

      Aminodarone

    • D. 

      Quinidine

  • 18. 
    Potassium sparing diuretics have the primary effect upon the _____ found in the kidney.
    • A. 

      Proximal convoluted tubule

    • B. 

      Loop of Henle

    • C. 

      Collecting duct

    • D. 

      Distal convoluted tubule

  • 19. 
    Which of the following is not directly related to a drug toxicity of Nitroglycerin? 
    • A. 

      Headaches

    • B. 

      Tachycardia

    • C. 

      Dizziness

    • D. 

      Projectile vomiting

  • 20. 
    Which of the following is not directly related to a drug toxicity of Ibuprofen?
    • A. 

      Nausea

    • B. 

      Renal dysfunction

    • C. 

      Anemia

    • D. 

      Muscle wasting

  • 21. 
    Which of the following is not a side effect of the cholinoreceptor blocker (Atropine)?
    • A. 

      Increased pulse

    • B. 

      Urinary incontinence

    • C. 

      Constipation

    • D. 

      Mydriasis

  • 22. 
    Which of the following is not a side effect of the Ace Inhibitor (Captopril)?
    • A. 

      Rash

    • B. 

      Angioedema

    • C. 

      Cough

    • D. 

      Congestion

  • 23. 
    Which of the following is not a side effect of the Vasodilator (Nifedipine)? 
    • A. 

      Nausea

    • B. 

      Flush appearance

    • C. 

      Vertigo

    • D. 

      Sexual dysfunction

  • 24. 
    Which of the following is not a side effect of the Sympathoplegics (Clonidine)?
    • A. 

      Hypertension

    • B. 

      Asthma

    • C. 

      Dry oral cavity

    • D. 

      Lethargic behavior

  • 25. 
    Which of the following is not a side effect of the Diuretics (Loop diuretics)?
    • A. 

      Alkalosis

    • B. 

      Nausea

    • C. 

      Hypotension

    • D. 

      Potassium deficits

  • 26. 
    Which of the following is not an effect of the drug (Isoflurane)?
    • A. 

      Elevated lipid levels

    • B. 

      Nausea

    • C. 

      Increased blood flow to the brain.

    • D. 

      Decreased respiratory function

  • 27. 
    Which of the following is not an effect of the drug (Midazolam)? 
    • A. 

      Amnesia

    • B. 

      Decreased respiratory function

    • C. 

      Dizziness

  • 28. 
    Which of the following is not an effect of the drug (Clozapine)?
    • A. 

      Agranulocytosis

    • B. 

      Antipsychotic

    • C. 

      Used for Schizophrenia

    • D. 

      Increased appetite

  • 29. 
    Which of the following is not treated with (Epinephrine)?
    • A. 

      Renal disease

    • B. 

      Asthma

    • C. 

      Hypotension

    • D. 

      Glaucoma

  • 30. 
    Which of the following is not treated with (Ephedrine)?
    • A. 

      COPD

    • B. 

      Hypotension

    • C. 

      Congestion

    • D. 

      Incontinence

  • 31. 
    Which of the following are not treated with Barbiturates?
    • A. 

      Seizures

    • B. 

      Hypotension

    • C. 

      Insomnia

    • D. 

      Anxiety

  • 32. 
    Which of the following are not treated with opoid analgesics like (dextromethorphan and methadone)?
    • A. 

      Pulmonary Edema

    • B. 

      Cough suppression

    • C. 

      Sedation

    • D. 

      Pain

  • 33. 
    Which of the following are not treated with Hydrochlorothiazide?
    • A. 

      CHF

    • B. 

      HTN

    • C. 

      Nephritis

    • D. 

      Hypercalciuria

  • 34. 
     Which of the following are not treated with Nifedipine?
    • A. 

      Angina

    • B. 

      Arrhythmias

    • C. 

      HTN

    • D. 

      Fluid retention

  • 35. 
    Which of the following are not treated with Methotrexate?
    • A. 

      Sarcomas

    • B. 

      Leukemias

    • C. 

      Ectopic pregnancy

    • D. 

      Rheumatic fever

  • 36. 
    Which of the following are not treated with Prednisone?
    • A. 

      Cushing's disease

    • B. 

      Testicular cancer

    • C. 

      Lympthomas

    • D. 

      Chronic leukemias

  • 37. 
    Which of the following are not treated with Dexamethasone?
    • A. 

      Inflammation

    • B. 

      Asthma

    • C. 

      Addison's disease

    • D. 

      Wilson's disease

  • 38. 
    Which of the following are not treated with Lansoprazole?
    • A. 

      Zollinger-Ellison syndrome

    • B. 

      Gastritis

    • C. 

      Hypertension

    • D. 

      Reflux

  • 39. 
    Which of the following is the antidote for the toxin Heparin?
    • A. 

      Protamine

    • B. 

      Methylene blue

    • C. 

      N-acetylcysteine

    • D. 

      Glucagon

  • 40. 
    Which of the following is the antidote for the toxin Copper?
    • A. 

      Glucagon

    • B. 

      Aminocaproic acid

    • C. 

      Atropine

    • D. 

      Penicillamine