blood and blood products

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  1. The process where a drug is taken up from the site of administration and is transported to the blood stream is
    Absorption
  2. Cimetidine, Famotidide and Ranitidine are examples of a
    H2 receptor blocker
  3. Which class of drugs stimulates insulin release in the body and is used in Type II Diabetes?
    Hypoglycemic agents
  4. Which of the following medications would be prescribed to treat a bacterial infection
    Metronidazole
  5. Heparin belongs to which pharmacological category?
    Anticoagulant
  6. If a patient has a severe adverse reaction after prior administration of Penicillin, this would be referred to as
    An anaphylactic reaction
  7. A Patient Package Insert must be dispensed with which of the following medications?
    Norethindrone
  8. Zantac, Tagamet and Pepcid are H2 blockers now available (OTC). What is the indication of these drugs?
    Used to inhibit stomach acid secretion
  9. Which of the following medications is prescribed to treat CHF?
    Captopril, Enalapril
  10. Most drugs are metabolized by the:
    liver
  11. Naloxone (Narcan) is categorized as a:
    Narcotic antagonist
  12. The technician receives a prescription for Cyanocobalamin. What should the technician dispense?
    Vitamins B-12
  13. Which dosage form is formulated to mask an objectionable taste of a medication?
    Film-coated tablets
  14. Which of the following drugs is a coronary vasodilator?
    Nitroglycerin
  15. Which of the following medications may not be crushed?
    Ecotrin 325 mg
  16. What drug in a dose of 20 mg qd, is used to treat dyspepsia?
    Pepcid
  17. Sudafed is contraindicated in which of the following disease states?
    Hypertension
  18. Furosemide or Lasix is used as:
    A diuretic
  19. Tobrex ophthalmic ung refers to:
    An ointment used for the eye
  20. Which of the following antibiotics should be avoided in patients allergic to Cephalexin (Keflex)?
    Cefaclor (Ceclor).
  21. Which of the following is not a type of respiratory system medication?
    antifungal
  22. Which of the following auxiliary labels should be affixed to a prescription for Diphenhydramine elixir?
    May Cause Drowsiness
  23. Nolvadex or ____________ is an anti-estrogen type medication that is often used in the treatment of breast cancer
    Tamoxifen
  24. What is "Syrup of Ipecac" indicated for?
    To induce vomiting
  25. Of the following Group names, which one would be used for cough?
    Antitussives
  26. If a patient cannot tolerate a NSAID, which one of the following medications may he/she take?
    Acetaminophen
  27. The medication profile of John Doe: Cardizem CD 120 mg PO qd, Coumadin 5 mg PO qd, Synthroid 0.088 mg PO qd John Doe presents new prescriptions for: Percodan i to ii OI q4-6h prn severe pain. Zocor 20 mg PO qd. What possible drug interaction exists?
    Percodan and Coumadin
  28. Which of the drugs listed below are antidotes?
    All of the above
  29. Which of the following antibiotics should be avoided in patients allergic to Cephalexin (Keflex)?
    Cefaclor (Ceclor).
  30. Which dosage form is formulated to dissolve in the intestine rather than the stomach?
    Enteric-coated
  31. A caplet is:
    A tablet shaped like a capsule
  32. Which of the following drugs is a calcium channel blocker?
    Diltiazem
  33. Sumycin and Achromycin should not be administered with which of the following beverages?
    Milk
  34. What auxiliary label should be affixed to a Metronidazole prescription?
    Do Not Drink Alcoholic Beverages
  35. An example of a drug used as an anticonvulsant is:
    All of the above
  36. Which of the following medications is not commercially available as a tablet?
    Fentanyl
  37. What is the storage requirement for reconstituted Cefaclor 250 mg/5 ml?
    36 to 46 degrees F
  38. Loop diuretics are used for:
    Blood pressure treatment
  39. Thiazide diuretics are used for:
    Blood pressure treatment.
  40. Which of the following drugs is not a laxative?
    Imodium
  41. Which of the following drugs is an antiarrhythmic Procainamide
  42. Nolvadex or ____________ is an anti-estrogen type medication that is often used in the treatment of breast cancer
    Tamoxifen
  43. Pastilles are
    Held in the mouth and sucked
  44. Filgrastim is available under which of the following proprietary (Brand Name)?
    Neupogen
  45. The decrease of effectiveness of the drugs when Omnipen and Gentamicin are given together is an example of which incompatibility?
    Therapeutic
  46. What would be the proper course of action if a technician accidentally had skin contact with a cytotoxic drug?
    Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water immediately and seek medical attention
  47. Amoxicillin oral suspension is stable in a refrigerator for how many days after reconstitution?
    14 days
  48. Efudex cream:
    Should be applied with gloves or a nonmetallic object
  49. Which agent is used for the treatment of tuberculosis?
    Pyrazinamide, Rifampin, and Ethambutol
  50. Regular U-100 insulin contains:
    100 units per 1 ml
  51. What is the normal body temperature in Centigrade
    37 degrees C
  52. Which drug can be used as a patch
    Clonidine
  53. Which of the following are fat-soluble vitamins?
    A, D, E and K are fat-soluble vitamins
  54. The process where a drug is taken up from the site of administration and is transported to the blood stream is:
  55. Patients with Opioid allergies should avoid taking:
    Morphine
  56. Which of the following is an example of a side effect of Fluorouracil therapy?
    Bone marrow suppression
  57. Suprax suspension requires which auxiliary label?
    Shake Well
  58. Mr. Smith has an abnormal irregular heartbeat. This condition is referred to as:
    Arrhythmia

    • Which of the following medications may not be crushed?
    • Ecotrin 325 mg
  59. Questions that may be answered by Material Safety Data Sheets include which of the following:
    all above
  60. Which drug can be used as a patch?
    Clonidine (Catapres TTS) can be used as a patch
  61. To which drug classification does the drug prochlorperazine belong?
    Antiemetic.
  62. Which class of drugs decreases the viscosity of respiratory tract secretions?
    Expectorants
  63. Which of the following drugs in not an OTC product?
    Luride drops
  64. Which of the following drugs are used to treat AIDS?
    Amphotericin. (B) Ganciclovir. (C) Foscarnet
  65. Which of the following types of medications would not be used on the skin?
    Anthelmintics
  66. Transderm-Nitro is available in which dosage form?
    Patch
  67. Tetracycline should not be administered with which of the following beverages?
    milk
  68. A patient presents a prescription for Furosemide. Which items should the technician alert the pharmacist if the patient wants to purchase?
    Pseudoephedrine-containing decongestant
  69. If Betadine ointment is received from the wholesaler, where should they be stocked?
    Where the bacitracin ointment is stored
  70. Which of the following drugs is not a beta-blocking agent?
    Lopressor
  71. A cross sensitivity is which of the following?
    Allergic to two drug which are chemically similar
  72. Penicillin 'V' is commercially available in which strength?
    250 and 500 mg
  73. If Domboro tablets are received from the wholesaler, where should they be stocked?
    Where the bacitracin ointment is stored
  74. Which of the following are water soluble vitamins?
    Vitamins A, D, E, and K are fat soluble vitamins all others are water soluble. Therefore, B and C are water soluble
  75. What would be the proper course of action if a technician accidentally had skin contact with Methotrexate?
  76. When a drug is filtered by the kidney and excreted, this process is called:
    elimination
  77. Of the following Group names, which one would be used for cough?
    Antitussives
  78. If a patient has had an anaphylactic reaction to ASA, which analgesic may they not take?
  79. If a patient has had an anaphylactic reaction to ASA, which analgesic may they not take?
    Percodan
  80. You are asked to make fluorouracil 3000 mg in 1000 ml of sodium chloride 0.9%. What auxiliary label should be placed on the prepared admixture?
    Chemotherapy/biohazard
  81. An order is received for Mylanta 30 cc PO q4h, Ranitidine 300 mg PO hs, enteric-coated aspirin 325 mg PO qd and Tetracycline 250 mg PO q6h. What possible problem is noticeable?
    The antacid should not be given with Tetracycline
  82. ATS solution should be stored in the:
    Topical section
  83. Auxiliary label for cerumenex would include the following
    For the ear
  84. Endocarditis is an infection involving which part of the body?
    heart
  85. Which of the following drugs is not an OTC product?
    Ibuprofen 600 mg tabs
  86. If a prescription is written Amoxicillin and is marked "may not substitute":
    A generic drug can usually be dispensed (state law may vary).
  87. What type of medication is used to relieve a dry hacking cough?
    Antitussive
  88. Which class of drugs decreases the viscosity of respiratory tract secretions?
    Expectorants. Example: Robitussin
  89. Which of the following are true about Cimetidine:
    All of the above
  90. Most drugs and their metabolites are excreted by the:
    Kidneys
  91. An example of a major drug-drug interaction would be:
    Warfarin-aspirin.
  92. The most common route of administration is:
    Oral
  93. Beta -2 receptor blockers belong to which drug classification?
    Bronchodilator
  94. NTG is prescribed for the treatment of:
    Angina Pectoris
  95. Patient information for Cerumenex would include the following
    How to instill ear drops
  96. A patient who cannot tolerate NSAID's medication for dental pain may take
    Acetaminophen (Tylenol)
  97. Which of the following 2 drug classes have cross sensitivity?
    Penicillin and Cephalosporin
  98. Which of the following drugs in not an OTC product?
    Poly-Vi-Flor drops
  99. What is the process whereby a drug is transformed by the liver to another chemical:
    Metabolism
  100. Tylenol No. 3 is Acetaminophen 325 mg and Codeine ______ mg
    60 mg
  101. Finely divided insoluble solid particles dispensed in a liquid in a two-phase system is called:
    A suspension
  102. Propranolol is the same as:
    Inderal
  103. An overdose of Morphine would cause:
    Respiratory depression
  104. Which of the following dosage forms has the highest concentration of alcohol in its formulation?
    Benzoin Compound tincture
  105. Which of the following medications is available by prescription only?
    Temazepam (Restoril)
  106. Of the following group names, which one would be used for cough?
    Antitussives
  107. All of the following medications may be administered in a plastic IV container except:
    Nitroglycerin
  108. Particulate matter can cause the formations of thrombi, which are:
    Blood clots formed within the blood vessels or heart
  109. Which of the following medications must be protected from light?
    Amphotericin B
  110. Which of the following medications belongs to the same class of drugs as etodolac?
    Etodolac (Lodine) and Diclofenac (Voltaren) are both NSAID's Diclofenac (Voltaren)
  111. Which of the following drugs is a NSAID?
    Toradol, Relafen.
  112. Selenium sulfide is an active ingredient often used in the treatment of:
    treat dandruff
  113. A patient on Warfarin therapy should never take which of the following medications?
    Percodan
  114. Which of the following would be considered a drug of abuse?
    Opiates, Alcohol and Nicotine are all considered as drugs of abuse
  115. Dosage forms designated with LA, SR, CD, etc. are formulated to:
    Slowly release medication over an extended period of time
  116. The distillation process of volatile solids is called:
    Sublimation.
  117. Which of the following OTC medication does not have Ibuprofen?
    Anacin
  118. Lovastatin would be prescribed to:
    Decrease cholesterol
  119. Meperidine is classified as a/an:
    Narcotic
  120. If a bottle breaks under the laminar flow hood, a spill kit should be used if the bottle contained which of the following?
    Etoposide
  121. Which of the following medications is available in transdermal form?
    Clonidine, Catapres
  122. Which of the following medications is an over the counter analgesic?
    Naproxen tablets
  123. All of the drugs listed below are laxatives except:
    Pancreas capsules
  124. The decrease of effectiveness of the drugs when ampicillin and gentamicin are given together is an example of which incompatibility?
    Therapeutic
  125. Methylphenidate (Ritalin) and Adderall are used to treat:
    Hyperkinesis disorders
  126. Which of the following drugs is prescribed for the relief of allergy symptoms?
    All of the above
  127. Which drug is most likely to cause a photosensitivity reaction?
    Tetracycline
  128. Which of the following drugs is not a beta-blocking agent?
    Lotensin
  129. The percentage or fraction of the administered dose of a drug that actually reaches systemic circulation and the rate at which this occurs is the drugs:
    Bioavailability
  130. Which of the following drugs is a benzodiazepine?
    Klonopin
  131. Which drug is used as a "RESCUE" from toxicity of methotrexate?
    Leucovorin
  132. Pravastatin would be prescribed to:
    Decrease cholesterol
  133. Lanoxin is a member of which of the following classes of drugs?
    Cardiac glycosides
  134. At which temperature should procaine penicillin G be stored?
    2 - 8 degrees Centigrade
  135. Tylenol sinus would be contraindicated in a patient with:
    A history of hypertension
  136. Digoxin belongs to which drug classification?
    Cardiac glycoside
  137. The pharmacy technician is filling a prescription for Cephalexin and notices in the patient profile that the patient is taking Cefaclor. This is an example of:
    A therapeutic duplication
  138. Nitroglycerin is prescribed for the treatment of:
    Angina Pectoris
  139. Which of the following drugs requires the auxiliary label "May Discolor Urine Red"?
    Pyridium
  140. A vial of reconstituted Mutamycin breaks inside a vertical flow hood. What should the technician do?
    Clean up the spill with a "spill kit".
  141. The pharmacy technician is filling a prescription for Zithromax and notices in the patient profile that the patient is taking EES tablets. This is an example of:
    A therapeutic duplication
  142. Tobramycin ophthalmic ung refers to:
    An ointment used for the eye
  143. Corticosteroid therapy is characterized by:
    Suppression of the body's production of cortisol
  144. The fraction of the administered dose of Demerol that reaches systemic circulation and the rate at which this occurs is the Demerol's:
    Bioavailability
  145. Fluorouracil cream:
    Should be applied with gloves or a nonmetallic object.
  146. Which of the following medications is commercially available as a patch?
    Fentanyl.
  147. Sumycin and Achromycin should not be administered with which of the following beverages?
  148. Which of the following is an example of a side effect of antineoplastic therapy?
    Bone marrow suppression
  149. All the following medications must be stored in the refrigerator, but not frozen, except:
    Mannitol
  150. Amoxicillin oral suspension is stable in a refrigerator for how many days after reconstitution?
    14 days
  151. Which of the following medications is to control seizures?
    Carbamazepine
  152. Phenytoin is available in which dosage forms?
    All of the above
  153. Which of the following medications is an OTC analgesic?
    Ketoprofen tablets.
  154. Which of the following medication might cause heart palpitation?
    Claritin-D 12 hour
  155. Which statement concerning Levothyroxine is correct?
    The brand name is Synthroid
  156. Which of the following medications would not interfere with the action of Tetracycline?
    Pseudoephedrine
  157. Which of the following Diagnostic Kit tests for glucose in the urine?
    Clinistix
  158. Which of the following medications would be used to treat an ear infection?
    SMZ-TMP
  159. Phenytoin is available in which dosage form?
    Sustained-release capsules
  160. Your receive a prescription for Fluoxetine (Prozac) qd x 30 days. What is Fluoxetine?
    Antidepressant
  161. Until recently, all of the anticonvulsant drugs have been used for decades. Which of the following drugs is a new drug in the arsenal of anticonvulsant therapy?
    Gabapentin
  162. Terbutaline belongs to which drug classification?
    Bronchodilator
  163. All of the drugs listed below are scheduled narcotics except:
    Toradol tablets
  164. Which of the following is not an antihistamine?
    Phenylpropanolamine
  165. After reconstitution, how should the drug filgrastim be stored?
    In the refrigerator
  166. Which of the following drugs is a coronary calcium channel blocker?
    Diltiazem
  167. What is the therapeutic generic equivalent for Benadryl?
    Diphenhydramine
  168. Which dosage form is formulated to dissolve under the tongue rather than the stomach?
    Sublingual
  169. Estraderm is available in which dosage form?
    Patch
  170. Which of the following medications would be prescribed to treat an amoeba infection?
    Metronidazole
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