Warfarin Quiz

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Take the quiz to check your understanding of warfarin!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When should you take warfarin? Select one
    • A. 

      Once daily between 6-8am

    • B. 

      Once daily between 6-8pm

    • C. 

      Once at 8am and once at 8pm

    • D. 

      Three times a day 6 hours apart

  • 2. 
    What does INR stand for? Select one
    • A. 

      International Normalised Ratio

    • B. 

      International normal rate

    • C. 

      International Newcomers Reunion

    • D. 

      Internal normal rate

  • 3. 
    What is the main side effect of warfarin? Select one
    • A. 

      Itchy eyes

    • B. 

      Excessive sweating

    • C. 

      Bleeding

    • D. 

      Yellow stools

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Avoid crash dieting

    • B. 

      Go on crash diets to bring your INR down

    • C. 

      Avoid eating excessive amounts of food rich in vitamin K

    • D. 

      Keep a steady diet

    • E. 

      Eat junk food

  • 5. 
    How many units of alcohol are you allowed to have each day? Select one
    • A. 

      10 units

    • B. 

      2 units

    • C. 

      1 unit

    • D. 

      5 units

  • 6. 
    What is 1 unit of alcohol equal to? Select multiple 
    • A. 

      3 pints of beer or larger

    • B. 

      1 glass of wine

    • C. 

      5 glasses of wine

    • D. 

      1 measure of spirit

    • E. 

      1/2 pint of beer or larger

    • F. 

      4 measures of spirit

  • 7. 
    What medicine are you allowed to take occasionally for pain? Select one
    • A. 

      Ibuprofen

    • B. 

      Aspirin

    • C. 

      Paracetamol

    • D. 

      Herbal medicines

    • E. 

      Diclofenac

  • 8. 
    What should you limit or avoid drinking whilst on warfarin? Select one
    • A. 

      Grapefruit juice

    • B. 

      Cranberry juice

    • C. 

      Pomegranate juice

    • D. 

      Tomato juice