Practice exam 5

Practice exam 5 - PART 5, CHAPTERS 14-16, QUESTIONS 1-83...

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PART 5, CHAPTERS 14-16, QUESTIONS 1-83 TEST QUESTIONS 1. It was not until the passage of what legislation did nonprescription drugs have to be proven safe and effective? a. Pure Food and Drug Act of 1906 b. Kefauver-Harris Amendment c. Anti-Drug Abuse Control Amendments d. Harrison Act of 19l4 2. GRAS drugs are in which category? a. Category I b. Category II c. Category III d. Category IV 3. Drugs not GRAS or improperly labeled are in which category? a. Category I b. Category II c. Category III d. Category IV 4. If a drug cannot be sold and if the drug manufacturer contests the FDA decision, it is in which category? a. Category I b. Category II c. Category III d. Category IV 5. Pain relieving drugs are referred to as a. antitussives b. antiemetics c. antihistamines d. analgesics 6. Ben-Gay and Absorbine are examples of what type of Analgesic? a. external b. exogenous c. endogenous d. internal 7. Acetylsalicylic acid is similar to a chemical found in a. pine needles b. willow bark c. bermuda grass d. ergot 8. Aspirin inhibits the synthesis and release of what hormone-like chemical? a. histamine b. mucous c. acetylcholine d. prostaglandins
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9. Another term for a fever reducing drug is a. antihistamine b. antipyretic c. antitussive d. antiemetic 10. Acetaminophen is a by-product of a. acetylsalicylic acid b. willow bark c. ibuprofen d. phenacetin 11. Signs of acetaminophen overdose may not appear for up to how many hours after the overdose? a. 6 hours b. 12 hours c. 24 hours d. 48 hours 12. Two advantages of using acetaminophen over aspirin is less stomach irritation and a. a better analgesic effect b. does not prolong bleeding time c. a better antipyretic effect d. a better anti-inflammatory effect 13. Ibuprofen is less likely to cause stomach upset than aspirin but a. does prolong bleeding time b. results in iron deficiency anemia c. has no antipyretic effect d. has no anti-inflammatory effect 14. Naproxen sodium is most similar to what drug? a. acetaminophen b. aspirin c. Ibuprofen d. phenacetin 15. An allergic reaction of antihistamines can cause a. blurred vision b. dizziness c. headaches d. all of the above 16. Antitussives stops a. bleeding b. coughing c. vomiting d. diarrhea 17. Two antitussive drugs are codeine and a. pseudoephedrine b. dexomethorphan c. expectorant d. thebaine
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18. Robo-tripping is the inappropriate use of a. dexomethorphan b. hydrocitric acid c. thebaine d. codeine 19. To make a cough productive one would take a a. antitussive b. expectorant c. astringent d. surfactant 20. A problem with the use of nasal decongestants is a. infections b. headaches c. rebound effect d. septum ulcers 21. Pseudoephredrine is an example of a a. antitussive b. antiemetic c. expectorant d. decongestant 22. Salts of magnesium in antacids could result in which side effect? a. diarrhea
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Practice exam 5 - PART 5, CHAPTERS 14-16, QUESTIONS 1-83...

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