Pharmacology Quizzes & Trivia

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Diabetes is one of the diseases that are affecting more people by the day, it is caused by blood sugar levels being too high. There are two types of diabetes and each has its own medication for the patient. The quiz below is on...

Questions: 34  |  Attempts: 4461   |  Last updated: May 2, 2019
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    What Oral Antidiabetic stimulates beta cells to secrete more insulin and increase receptor sites in the tissue?

Mark the letter of the letter of choice then click on the next button. Score will be posted as soon as the you are done with the quiz. You got 24 minutes to finish the exam. Good luck!

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    Which of the following is not a side effect of the cholinoreceptor blocker (Atropine)? 

When you catch cold, there are some symptoms that accompany it and the use of antihistamines gives you a way of relieving them. Below is the fourth practice exam that is designed to help you review what you understood about these...

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    A 43 yo ship captain complains of seasonal allergies.  Which one of the following would be indicated?

Do you have a pharmacology exam coming up and are in doubt as to whether you have what it takes to tackle it and get the highest score? Worry not as I have prepared a practice exam that will help you secure the top marks for...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 1275   |  Last updated: May 2, 2019
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    The sedative effects of traditional astihistamines is greatly increased when combined with which of the following?



Questions: 50  |  Attempts: 1252   |  Last updated: Feb 23, 2018
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    The client with cardiac disease is prescribed amiodarone (Cordarnoe), an antidysrhythmic, orally. Which teaching intervention should the nurse implement?   

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Pharmacology Questions & Answers


What Oral Antidiabetic stimulates beta cells to secrete more insulin and increase receptor sites in the tissue?
The correct answer to this question is C, Sulfonylureas. They are a class of organic compounds. Sulfonylureas are used in both fields of agriculture and medicine. The common drug that they are found in is the drug to manage type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
When would a patient with an edema have an increased volume of distribution (Vd)?
The answer to this is letter C. There are some people who are not too familiar with hydrophilic drugs. This type of drugs usually stays in the blood until the extra fluid becomes eliminated. This is usually eliminated through renal extraction. This
Which of the following is not a side effect of the cholinoreceptor blocker (Atropine)?
Urinary retention is not a side effect of cholinoreceptor blocker (Atropine).
What are organophosphates?
An organophosphate is compound whose molecule contains either one or multiple phosphate ester groups. This especially, but not exclusively, refers to organic fertilizers of this type. Generally organophosphates is the broad name given to esters of p
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