PTCB Tutoring May 6th

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 663

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  • 1. 
    What is the generic name for Glucotrol XL®?  
    • A. 

      Glymepiride

    • B. 

      Glucophage XR®

    • C. 

      Glyburide

    • D. 

      Glipizide

  • 2. 
    From the dosage forms listed below, select the type commonly used for ophthalmic preparations.  
    • A. 

      Lotion

    • B. 

      Elixir

    • C. 

      Ointment

    • D. 

      Emulsion

  • 3. 
    An order calls for: prednisone 5 mg one t.i.d. X 3 days one b.i.d. X 3 days one q.d. X 3 days The total medication needed is:  
    • A. 

      15 tabs

    • B. 

      24 tabs

    • C. 

      26 tabs

    • D. 

      18tabs

  • 4. 
    If a patient is taking Glyburide for type II diabetes and a physician prescribes Diabinese®, the pharmacy technician will:  
    • A. 

      Fill the prescription.

    • B. 

      Notify the pharmacist about duplication of therapy.

    • C. 

      Notify the pharmacist about possible interactions.

    • D. 

      All of the above. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

  • 5. 
    Valproic acid syrup is available as 250mg/5cc. If a patient is to take 750mg in the morning and 500mg in the evening, how much syrup will you dispense for a 30 day supply?  
    • A. 

      1.25pt

    • B. 

      750mL

    • C. 

      205.88fl. dr.

    • D. 

      23.36fl. oz.

  • 6. 
    Which of the following cannot have refills under any circumstances?  
    • A. 

      Metoprolol

    • B. 

      Methylphenidate

    • C. 

      Methylergonovine

    • D. 

      Mirtazapine

  • 7. 
    Select the best translation of the signa: 1 tsp q.i.d. po p.c. et h.s.  
    • A. 

      Take one teaspoonful every six hours before meals and at bedtime.

    • B. 

      Take one teaspoonful four times daily by mouth at bedtime

    • C. 

      Take one tablespoonful four times daily after meals with juice

    • D. 

      Take one teaspoonful four times daily after meals and at bedtime.

  • 8. 
    Which of the following medications is a calcium channel blocker?  
    • A. 

      ramipril

    • B. 

      Amlodipine

    • C. 

      valsartan

    • D. 

      valsartan

  • 9. 
    Gemfibrozil is used to treat:  
    • A. 

      Angina

    • B. 

      Hypertension

    • C. 

      Hyperlipedemia

    • D. 

      Congestive heart failure (chf)

  • 10. 
    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