An Ultimate Quiz About Drugs And Their Constituents

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An Ultimate Quiz About Drugs And Their Constituents

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  • 1. 
    MOA of bismuth subsalicylote
    • A. 

      Replenishes normal flora

    • B. 

      Reduced GI motility and decreases secretions

    • C. 

      Coats wall of GI and chemically bind bacteria for elimination

    • D. 

      Slows parastatlis in the small intestine

  • 2. 
    What is a common adverse effect of bismuth and aluminum? (absorbant)
    • A. 

      Flushed cheeks

    • B. 

      Increased bleeding time

    • C. 

      Dry mouth

    • D. 

      Dark stool

    • E. 

      Constipation

  • 3. 
    What is MOA of atropine?
    • A. 

      Coats wall of GI tract and excretes toxins

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Reduces GI peristalsis

    • D. 

      Decreases secretions and GI molitity

  • 4. 
    What are common adverse effects of Atropine, diphenoxylate and hyoscyamine?
    • A. 

      Blurred vision

    • B. 

      Dry mouth

    • C. 

      N,V

    • D. 

      Urinary retention

  • 5. 
    What class is atropine, diphenoxylate and hyoscyamine apart of?
    • A. 

      Anticholinerigc

    • B. 

      Probiotic

    • C. 

      Absorbants

    • D. 

      Opioid

  • 6. 
    What is the MOA of  codine diphenoxylate and loperamide
    • A. 

      Reeuces water in colon

    • B. 

      Decrease gi motility

    • C. 

      Decrease bowel secretions and movement

    • D. 

      Bidns to bowell wall and eliminates toxins

  • 7. 
    What are the adverse effects to codine, diphenoxylate and loperamide?
    • A. 

      Sedation

    • B. 

      N,V

    • C. 

      Dry mouth

    • D. 

      Potential abuse

  • 8. 
    What class is codine, diphenoxylate and loperamide apart of?
    • A. 

      Probiotics

    • B. 

      Opioid

    • C. 

      Absorbants

    • D. 

      Anticholergics

  • 9. 
    What drugs are probiotics?
    • A. 

      Lactobacillus gg

    • B. 

      Docusate

    • C. 

      Lactobacillus acidophilus

    • D. 

      Methylnatrexone

  • 10. 
    What is the MOA of psyllium and methylcellulose?
    • A. 

      Increases osmotic pressure in small intestine

    • B. 

      Increases fecal water content in large intestine

    • C. 

      Acts as natural fiber and increase water content in stool

    • D. 

      Increases water and fat retention

  • 11. 
    Adverse effects of bulk forming drugs? (psyllium and methylcellulose?)
    • A. 

      Cramps

    • B. 

      Gas

    • C. 

      Skin rash

    • D. 

      Impaction

  • 12. 
    What is the MOA of doucsate and mineral oil?
    • A. 

      Increases osmotic pressure

    • B. 

      Increases fecal water content

    • C. 

      Increases water and fat retention

    • D. 

      Binds to toxins and helps eliminate

  • 13. 
    What are the adverse effects of emollient drugs? mineral oil and docusate
    • A. 

      Mild cramps

    • B. 

      Skin rash

    • C. 

      Flush

    • D. 

      Diarreah

  • 14. 
    What is the MOA of sorbitol ?
    • A. 

       stimulates nerves in intestine that increase mobility

    • B. 

      Increase fecal water content in large intestine

    • C. 

      Increase water reabsopriton in small intestine

    • D. 

      Increase in osmotic pressure in small intestine 

  • 15. 
    What are the adverse effects of sorbitol, glycerin , lactulose, and polyethylene
    • A. 

      Electrolyte imbalance

    • B. 

      Recal irritation

    • C. 

      Abdominal distention

    • D. 

      Cramps

  • 16. 
    What are the adverse effects of magnesium citrate?
    • A. 

      Magnesium toxicity in renal insuffiecny

    • B. 

      Cramps

    • C. 

      Diarrhea

    • D. 

      N,V

    • E. 

      Electroylte imbalance

  • 17. 
    MOA of bisacodyl and senna
    • A. 

      Increase water pressure in small intestine

    • B. 

      Increases peristalisis, increase fluid in colon

    • C. 

      Gi motility increases 

    • D. 

      Blocks receptors in bowel wall

  • 18. 
    Adverse effects of bisacodyl and senna?
    • A. 

      Cramps

    • B. 

      Headache

    • C. 

      Nausea

    • D. 

      Diarrhea

  • 19. 
    MOA of methylnetexone and naloxegal
    • A. 

      Increase water content in large intestine

    • B. 

      Blocks opiod receptor in bowell cells

    • C. 

      Increase water content in bowel wall into lumen

    • D. 

      Increases pressure in small intestine

  • 20. 
    Adverse effects of methylnatrexone and naloxegol?
    • A. 

      N,v

    • B. 

      Constipation

    • C. 

      Irritation in bowel

    • D. 

      Rash

  • 21. 
    What teaching should you provide when taking bulk forming?
    • A. 

      Take with food in the AM

    • B. 

      Take on empty stomach

    • C. 

      Take with a glass of water

    • D. 

      Take whenever you feel

  • 22. 
    Teaching for stimulant drugs
    • A. 

      Take on empty stomach

    • B. 

      Take with meal

    • C. 

      Take 30 in before bed

    • D. 

      No intsructions

  • 23. 
    Teaching with absobants
    • A. 

      Take with food 

    • B. 

      Dark stool, increase bleeding time

    • C. 

      Increase bleed time

    • D. 

      Take before bed with food

  • 24. 
    What is the MOA of Niacin?
    • A. 

      Inhibits a liver enzyme

    • B. 

      Inhibits absorption of cholesterol in the small intestine

    • C. 

      Inhibits peripheral loplysis production in the liver

    • D. 

      Decreases lipoprotien and triglyceride in adipose tissue and decreases hepatic lipoprotien

  • 25. 
    What is a teaching we should present to the pt about Niacin
    • A. 

      Take other meds 4 hours before 

    • B. 

      Take with food

    • C. 

      This is a 2nd line drug

    • D. 

      Take nsaid to reduce flush

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