Question 12 0 out of 1 points The treatment of choice for many solid tumors is

Question 12 0 out of 1 points the treatment of choice

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cancer and are not used to treat infections. Question 12 0 out of 1 points The treatment of choice for many solid tumors is: Selected Answer: radiation Answers: chemotherapy surgery radiation immunotherapy Question 13 1 out of 1 points Which of the following are essential regulators of normal cellular functions? Selected Answer: protooncogenes Answers: oncogenes tumor suppressor genes protooncogenes
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carcinogenic agents Response Feedback: Protooncogenes are essential regulators of normal cellular functions, including the cell cycle. They are present in all cells. Question 14 1 out of 1 points The trade name of leuprolide is: Selected Answer: Eligard Answers: Casodex Eligard Nolvadex Emcyt Response Feedback: The trade name of leuprolide, out of the given answer choices, is Eligard. It is the intramuscular formulation of this drug. Leuprolide is also available as a subcutaneous formulation with the trade name Lupron. Question 15 1 out of 1 points Which of the following is NOT an antitumor antibiotic? Selected Answer: Vinblastine Answers: Blenoxane Adriamycin Vinblastine Cerubidine Response Feedback: Vinblastine is not an antitumor antibiotic. It is a mitotic inhibitor (plant alkaloid) that is administered intravenously. Its actual generic name is vinblastine sulfate (injection) and its trade name is Vinblastine Sulfate.
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Question 16 1 out of 1 points Sinequan ® is the trade name of: Selected Answer: doxepin Answers: amitriptyline amoxapine doxepin desipramine Response Feedback: Sinequan ® is the trade name of doxepin. It is a TCA that is administered orally. Question 17 1 out of 1 points The generic name of Mellaril ® is: Selected Answer: thioridazine Answers: olanzapine risperidone thioridazine aripiprazole Response Feedback: The generic name of Mellaril ® is thioridazine. It is a typical antipsychotic drug that is administered orally. It is contraindicated for use with the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Question 18 1 out of 1 points Benzodiazepines may be used as sedatives or: Selected Answer: hypnotics
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Answers: antipsychotics hypnotics anesthetics during pregnancy treatments for kidney diseases Response Feedback: Benzodiazepines may be used as sedatives or hypnotics, but other drugs with less addiction potential should be tried before these drugs. Question 19 1 out of 1 points Previously, barbiturates were routinely used to treat: Selected Answer: insomnia Answers: nausea insomnia bradycardia headache Response Feedback: Barbiturates were primarily used (more frequently in previous years) to treat insomnia, although they were also used for partial epilepsy and tonic-clonic seizures. Question 20 1 out of 1 points Which of the following is NOT an example of a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor? Selected Answer: imipramine (Tofranil ® ) Answers: imipramine (Tofranil ® ) fluvoxamine (Luvox ® ) sertraline (Zoloft ® ) paroxetine (Paxil ® )
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Response Feedback: The drug called imipramine (Tofranil ) is not one of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors. It is a tricyclic antidepressant (TCA) that is administered orally.
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