PTCB Tutoring 5/20

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following medications is not used to reduce high blood pressure? 
    • A. 

      Furosemide

    • B. 

      Metoprolol

    • C. 

      Ramipril

    • D. 

      Simvastatin

  • 2. 
    Which of the following medications should be taken on an empty stomach?  
    • A. 

      Spironolactone

    • B. 

      Isosorbide dinitrate

    • C. 

      Ticlopidine

    • D. 

      ASA

  • 3. 
    Which warning label would you not put on a prescription for Codeine?  
    • A. 

      May be habit forming

    • B. 

      Avoid alcohol

    • C. 

      May cause drowsiness

    • D. 

      Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight

  • 4. 
    You need to prepare a heparin IV bag of 25,000 units in D5W 500 mL. Your pharmacy usually uses 2.5 mL of 10,000iu/mL to make these bags, but the only available strength of heparin in your pharmacy is 10,000iu/10mL. What volume of heparin needs to be added to the IV bag?  
    • A. 

      0.25ml

    • B. 

      250ml

    • C. 

      2.5ml

    • D. 

      25ml

  • 5. 
    Which of the following medications is a calcium channel blocker?  
    • A. 

      Ramipril

    • B. 

      Amlodipine

    • C. 

      Valsartan

    • D. 

      Furosemide

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is not an anticholinergic effect? 
    • A. 

      Sweating

    • B. 

      Urinary retention

    • C. 

      Tachycardia

    • D. 

      Constipation

  • 7. 
    A drug is available in pre-packaged 6 fluid ounce bottles of a 20% solution. The patient weights 44.5 kg.They are to take 40mg/kg q6h X 10 days. How many of the 6 fluid ounce bottles will be needed to fill this entire order?  
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 8. 
    What does the abbreviation GERD stand for?  
    • A. 

      Gastrointestinal extra reflux disorder

    • B. 

      Gastro esophageal reflux disfunction

    • C. 

      Gastro esophageal reflux disease

    • D. 

      Gastro esophageal recurrent disease

  • 9. 
    Which of the following drug classifications is not used to treat Angina?  
    • A. 

      Nitrates

    • B. 

      Calcium channel blockers

    • C. 

      Beta blockers

    • D. 

      Beta agonists

  • 10. 
    Gemfibrozil is used to treat:  
    • A. 

      Angina

    • B. 

      Hypertension

    • C. 

      Hyperlipedemia

    • D. 

      Congestive heart failure (chf)

  • 11. 
    Guaifenesin is a ____________drug.  
    • A. 

      Antitussive

    • B. 

      Decongestant

    • C. 

      Antihistamine

    • D. 

      Expectorant

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is classified as a Quinolone?  
    • A. 

      Quinine sulfate

    • B. 

      Ciprofloxacin

    • C. 

      Clindamycin

    • D. 

      Quinapril

  • 13. 
    How many tablets should be dispensed, given the following order: Metronidazole 250 mg tabs; sig: 0.5 g tid for 30 days  
    • A. 

      120

    • B. 

      240

    • C. 

      180

    • D. 

      90