Pharmacy & Toxicology

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Pharmacy & Toxicology
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  1. study of drug actions on living organisms
    Pharmacodynamics
  2. study of the uses of drugs in the treatment of disease
    Pharmacotherapeutics
  3. science method that will relieve pain, cure disease, prolong life
    therapeutic
  4. most widely used text/reference in American pharmacies
    Remington: the science and practice of pharmacy
  5. textbook of pharmacology,toxicology, and therapeutics?
    pharmacological basis of therapeutics (blue bible)
  6. therapeutic dose is based on what 2 standards
    24 yr old who weighs 150 lbs
  7. 2 primary factors that determine/influence dosage of meds
    age and weight
  8. most important of 2 primary factors
    age
  9. Young's rule uses what to get dosage
    age
  10. Clark's rule uses what factor
    weight
  11. most common method of administering meds
    oral
  12. sublinguals are placed where?
    under tongue
  13. Buccal is placed?
    between cheeks and gum
  14. Paternal meds are administered how
    injection
  15. process where drug changes from liquid to gas?
    vaporization
  16. drug converts to fine spray by use of compressed gas?
    nebulation
  17. what is the generic name?
    common name of drug
  18. what is trade name?
    name given by manufacturer
  19. drug that causes shrinkage of skin and mucous membrane?
    astringents
  20. bland or fatty substances applied to skin to make more soft/pliable?
    Emolliants
  21. drug assists in removal of secretions/exudates from trachea, bronchi, or lungs
    expectorants or antitussives
  22. reduse congestion/swelling of mucous membranes
    nasal decongestants
  23. suppress the growth of microorganisms
    antiseptics
  24. kill susceptible organisms
    germicides
  25. agent used to disinfect inanimate objects
    disinfectant
  26. most important antibiotic made from molds commonly found in bread/fruit
    penicillins
  27. first truly broad-spectrum antibiotics and most valuable to treat mixed infections
    tetracyclines
  28. drug the facilitate passage an elimination of feces from colon/rectum
    laxatives
  29. polio must beĀ  kept how
    frozen, once opened and used must be stored at 0 and used within 7 days
  30. science of poisons and their actions/detections
    toxicology
  31. Science of weights and measures
    metrology
  32. aromatic, sweetened solutions containing medicinal substances
    elixirs
  33. course dispertions comprised of finely divided insoluable materials suspended in liquid
    suspensions
  34. name of glass container with metric measurements
    erlenmeyer flask
  35. what is the mortar and pestle
    used to grind meds into fine powder
  36. knife like utensil used to work powders
    spatula
  37. glass containers graduated in specific quantities used to measure liquids
    graduates
  38. written/typed order from provider allowing use of drugs/meds
    prescrcription
  39. form number of DOD prescription
    DD 1289
  40. what is the "Rx" that means to take
    superscription
  41. part that lists the names and quantities of ingredient
    inscription
  42. part that gives directions to the compounder
    subscription
  43. prescriptions are kept on file for
    2 years
  44. how many categories of drugs related to its abuse potential
    5
  45. Schedule I is what?
    high abuse potential
  46. Schedule IV is
    limited abuse potential
  47. type of drugs require vault or safe storage and inventory by the control substance inventory board
    Schedule I, II and ethyl alcohol
  48. what does the signa do?
    gives directions to the patient
  49. drugs must be entrusted to whom
    CO or civilian pharmacist appointed by CO
  50. On smaller vessels drugs may be entrusted to
    SMDR
  51. how often must the Controlled substance inventory board take an unannounced inventory
    monthly
  52. board must consist of how many individuals and whom
    3, two must be commisioned officers

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