How Well Do You Know About The Dosage And Uses Of Medicine?

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How Well Do You Know About The Dosage And Uses Of Medicine? - Quiz

How well do you know about the dosage and uses of medicine? Medical practitioners are expected to carry out different duties, and there are some that are charged with dispensing medication to patients. The quiz below is designed to refresh your understanding when it comes to the administration of medications to different patients. Try it out and refresh your memory.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Identify the right indication for Pentanerve NT 100:

    • A.

      For Neuropathic pain relief

    • B.

      For better compliance in moderate to severe NeP pain

    • C.

      For additional pain relief severe NeP

    • D.

      For sustained pain relief

    Correct Answer
    B. For better compliance in moderate to severe NeP pain
    Explanation
    Pentanerve NT 100 is indicated for better compliance in moderate to severe Neuropathic (NeP) pain. This means that it is specifically designed to help patients with moderate to severe NeP pain to adhere to their treatment regimen more easily. It may provide additional pain relief for severe NeP, but its primary purpose is to improve compliance in moderate to severe NeP pain. It is not indicated for sustained pain relief or general neuropathic pain relief.

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  • 2. 

    A per _________ study Pentanerve NT score over monotherapy

    • A.

      Gilronl et al Lancet 2009

    • B.

      Geriatric et al Lancet 2007

    • C.

      Gilronl et al Lancet 2008

    • D.

      Geriatric et al Lancet 2009

    Correct Answer
    A. Gilronl et al Lancet 2009
  • 3. 

    Patients with Nerve pain have the following challenges(Identify which are the right challenge)

    • A.

      Depressed mood, good daily activities, sleep interference

    • B.

      Daily activities, depressed mood, Improved QOL

    • C.

      Apnea, incomplete pain relief, Daily activities

    • D.

      Daily activities, depressed mood, Impaired QOL D) Daily activities, depressed mood, Impaired QOL D) Daily activities, depressed mood, Impaired QOL D) Daily activities, depressed mood, Impaired QOL

    Correct Answer
    D. Daily activities, depressed mood, Impaired QOL D) Daily activities, depressed mood, Impaired QOL D) Daily activities, depressed mood, Impaired QOL D) Daily activities, depressed mood, Impaired QOL
  • 4. 

    Biothesiometer which is used to conduct KADAM camp is approved by_____

    • A.

      FDA

    • B.

      WHO

    • C.

      ADA

    • D.

      DCGI

    Correct Answer
    C. ADA
    Explanation
    The correct answer is ADA. The ADA stands for the American Diabetes Association, which is a reputable organization that provides guidelines and recommendations for the management and treatment of diabetes. The ADA approval for the Biothesiometer used in the KADAM camp indicates that it meets the standards and requirements set by the ADA for the accurate assessment of peripheral neuropathy in individuals with diabetes.

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  • 5. 

    Combination of Gabaneuron NT & company name ______________

    • A.

      Gabapentin 300mg + Nortrityline 10mg & Aristo

    • B.

      Gabapentin 300mg + Nortrityline 10mg & Arrina

    • C.

      Gabapentin 400mg + Nortrityline 10mg & Panecea

    • D.

      Gabapentin 400mg + Nortrityline 10mg & Pulse

    Correct Answer
    A. Gabapentin 300mg + Nortrityline 10mg & Aristo
    Explanation
    The correct combination is Gabapentin 300mg + Nortrityline 10mg & Aristo. This is because the question asks for the combination of Gabaneuron NT and a company name. Among the given options, only the combination of Gabapentin 300mg and Nortrityline 10mg with Aristo matches the given criteria.

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  • 6. 

    Why Nortriptyline is superior to amitriptyline? – Select all that apply:

    • A.

      Less sedation

    • B.

      Less sleep

    • C.

      Less weight gain

    • D.

      Less cardiac abnormality

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Less sedation
    C. Less weight gain
    D. Less cardiac abnormality
    Explanation
    Nortriptyline is considered superior to amitriptyline because it has less sedation, less weight gain, and less risk of causing cardiac abnormalities. This means that individuals taking nortriptyline are less likely to experience drowsiness or fatigue, gain excessive weight, or develop heart-related complications compared to those taking amitriptyline.

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  • 7. 

    Levenue is not indicated for Generalised seizures

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement "Levenue is not indicated for Generalised seizures" is false. This means that Levenue can be used for treating Generalised seizures.

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  • 8. 

    Levenue has ________ high seizure freedom when given initial dose of 1gm/day

    • A.

      61.7%

    • B.

      58.7%

    • C.

      59.1%

    • D.

      67.7%

    Correct Answer
    C. 59.1%
    Explanation
    Levenue has a seizure freedom rate of 59.1% when a daily initial dose of 1gm is administered.

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  • 9. 

    Levenue has high retention rate up to 12 months compared to ____________

    • A.

      Oxcarbazepine, Phenytoin, Sodium valporate

    • B.

      Phenytoin, Divalproex, Topiramate

    • C.

      Carbamazipine, Topiramate, Lamotrigine

    • D.

      Topiramate, Carbamazipine, Phenytoin

    Correct Answer
    D. Topiramate, Carbamazipine, Phenytoin
    Explanation
    Levenue has a high retention rate up to 12 months compared to Topiramate, Carbamazipine, and Phenytoin.

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  • 10. 

    Status epilepsy means

    • A.

      A type of seizure in which patient doesn’t lose consciousness for five minutes

    • B.

      A type of seizure in which patient gains consciousness in between one seizure to another one within five minutes

    • C.

      A type of seizure in which patient loses consciousness for more than five minutes

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. A type of seizure in which patient loses consciousness for more than five minutes
    Explanation
    Status epilepsy refers to a type of seizure in which the patient loses consciousness for more than five minutes. This means that during the seizure, the patient is not aware of their surroundings and is unable to respond to stimuli. It is important to note that status epilepsy is a serious medical condition that requires immediate medical attention, as prolonged seizures can lead to complications and potential brain damage.

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  • 11. 

    How much % of patients with epilepsy are admitted in ICU?

    • A.

      28%

    • B.

      22%

    • C.

      18%

    • D.

      38%

    Correct Answer
    A. 28%
    Explanation
    28% of patients with epilepsy are admitted in the ICU. This means that out of all the patients with epilepsy, 28% require intensive care and are admitted to the ICU. This could be due to the severity of their condition, the need for close monitoring, or the occurrence of complications. The high percentage suggests that a significant proportion of patients with epilepsy require specialized care in the ICU setting.

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  • 12. 

    1. Suprabenz plus offers better benefits because

    • A.

      A) It is combination of non-narcotic class of drug with high relapse

    • B.

      B) It has better advantage of reducing pill burden & improved compliance

    • C.

      C) Possess higher tolerance compared to other benzodiazapines

    • D.

      D) All of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. B) It has better advantage of reducing pill burden & improved compliance
    Explanation
    The correct answer is B) It has better advantage of reducing pill burden & improved compliance. This means that Suprabenz plus offers better benefits because it reduces the number of pills that need to be taken and improves patient compliance. This can lead to easier medication management and better treatment outcomes.

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  • 13. 

    Latest article on Nexvenla OD nextgen information talks on ________

    • A.

      A) Structural changes in Brain associated with depression

    • B.

      B) Suicidal thoughts associated with depression

    • C.

      C) Cortisol levels in hairs may predict the risk of major depression in mothers

    • D.

      D) Cortisol levels in hairs may predict the risk of post-partum depression in mothers

    Correct Answer
    D. D) Cortisol levels in hairs may predict the risk of post-partum depression in mothers
    Explanation
    The correct answer is D) Cortisol levels in hairs may predict the risk of post-partum depression in mothers. This is the correct answer because it directly relates to the topic of the latest article on Nexvenla OD nextgen information. The article discusses how cortisol levels in hairs can be used as a predictor for post-partum depression in mothers.

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  • 14. 

    1. Sample strategy for Depaxil CR plus

    • A.

      A) 1 dr * 10 units

    • B.

      B) 10 dr * 5 units

    • C.

      C) 10 drs * 6 units

    • D.

      D) 1 dr * 6 units D) 1 dr * 6 units D) 1 dr * 6 units

    Correct Answer
    A. A) 1 dr * 10 units
    Explanation
    The correct answer is A) 1 dr * 10 units. This is the correct answer because it matches the given sample strategy for Depaxil CR plus. It states that the dosage should be 1 dr (presumably meaning one daily dose) and there should be 10 units of the medication.

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  • 15. 

    1. Right indication for Depaxil CR plus ______

    • A.

      A) In patient with chronic medical condition with anxiety & depression

    • B.

      B) Early patients suffering with depression

    • C.

      C) In treating somatic pain with depression

    • D.

      D) In comorbid anxiety & depression

    Correct Answer
    D. D) In comorbid anxiety & depression
    Explanation
    The correct answer is D) In comorbid anxiety & depression. This means that Depaxil CR plus is indicated for patients who have both anxiety and depression. It is specifically designed to treat these two conditions when they occur together.

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  • 16. 

    1. Alu – Alu pack in Depaxil CR plus offers

    • A.

      A) Effectively controls depression & anxiety

    • B.

      B) Improve convenience

    • C.

      C) Lesser weight

    • D.

      D) Ensure drug potency D) Ensure drug potency D) Ensure drug potency

    Correct Answer
    D. D) Ensure drug potency D) Ensure drug potency D) Ensure drug potency
    Explanation
    The Alu-Alu pack in Depaxil CR plus ensures drug potency. This means that the packaging is designed in a way that keeps the drug effective and potent for a longer period of time. This is important because if the drug loses its potency, it may not be as effective in treating depression and anxiety. Therefore, the Alu-Alu pack in Depaxil CR plus is designed to maintain the drug's potency and ensure its effectiveness.

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  • 17. 

    1. Size of Depaxil CR plus is ________

    • A.

      7MM

    • B.

      17MM

    • C.

      12MM

    • D.

      10MM

    Correct Answer
    A. 7MM
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 7MM. This suggests that the size of Depaxil CR plus is 7MM.

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  • 18. 

    1. Identify to which competitive brand we focus Tolkem with CPs?

    • A.

      A) Myoril

    • B.

      B) Baclof

    • C.

      C) Synaptol

    • D.

      D) Bizlo

    Correct Answer
    A. A) Myoril
    Explanation
    The competitive brand that Tolkem focuses on with CPs is Myoril.

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  • 19. 

    1. Maximum of dosage of Alkepin ODT

    • A.

      200MG

    • B.

      400 MG

    • C.

      600 MG

    • D.

      900 MG

    Correct Answer
    D. 900 MG
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 900 MG. This is the maximum dosage of Alkepin ODT that can be taken.

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  • 20. 

    1. Hyposthenia means

    • A.

      A) Improves sensitivity

    • B.

      B) Reduced sensitivity

    • C.

      C) Lack of sleep

    • D.

      D) Muscle pain

    Correct Answer
    B. B) Reduced sensitivity
    Explanation
    Hyposthenia refers to reduced sensitivity. This means that a person with hyposthenia may have a decreased ability to feel or perceive sensations. It can affect various sensory modalities such as touch, pain, temperature, and proprioception. This condition can be caused by various factors including nerve damage, certain medical conditions, or side effects of medication.

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