Medication Quizzes & Trivia

Modern medicine system has brought us the miracles in the form of wide variety of pills, IV drips, and treatment plans for dire health situations. Medication is a useful tool to bring us back to our best health if it is used correctly. What do you know about medication? Do you know how to use it properly and which situation calls for what type of medication? Test your medical knowledge today so you will always use and never abuse medications when you need them.

How are prescription drugs different from the counter (OTC) drugs? People who are allergic to aspirin may also be allergic to what other type of OTC medication? What are antacids most commonly taken for? What is the best way to measure the dosage of children’s medication that comes in liquid form? Improve your knowledge of common over the counter drugs, prescription drugs, and other various types of treatment with these quizzes.
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Injection safety, or safe injection practices, is a set of measures taken to perform injections in an optimally safe manner for patients, healthcare personnel, and others.

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    Syringes can be reused as long as you don't get blood in it.

Some medications must be given by an intravenous (IV) injection, they're sent directly into your veins using a needle or tube. A medical practitioner needs to know exactly which types of medication are administered via IV...

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    When teaching a client how to take a sublingual tablet, the nurse should instruct the client to place the tablet:

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    Colestid 1 G is ordered BID, a.c. This means to administer it:

Medication reconciliation is about good communication about medication!Information taken from:

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    Why is medication reconciliation important?

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    Which of the following is a NOT a High Risk Medication?

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