Pharmacy navedtra 14295B

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    • What branch of pharmacy deals with the preparation, dispensing, and proper use of medication?
    • Pharmacy
  1. What is the actual title of the " blue bible" ?
    Remington's the Science and Practice of Pharmacy
  2. The amount of medication that is administered is referred to as
  3. The minimum and maximum amount of a drug required to produce the desired effect is referred to as
    Dosage range
  4. What dose refers to the least amount of a drug that can cause death
    Minimum lethal
  5. The most common factors influencing the amount of drug given to a patient is
    Age and weight
  6. What is the proper dose in milliliters of ampicillin for an 8-yo child if the adult dose is 15ml
  7. What is Young's rule formula and used for
    • Child's age / age + 12 x adult dose.
    • Used child's age to determine dose from adult dose
  8. What is Clark's rule formula and used for
    • Determine child's dose from weight
    • Child's weight / 150 x adult dose
  9. Determined child's dose if the weight is 30lbs and adult dose is 600mg
  10. In computing the amount of drug to be given to an underweight female, what adjustments must be made to the normal dosage
    Decrease the dose because of sex and further decreased by her weight
  11. A drug that is continuously given to a patient often has to be increased in dosage to maintain the desired effect, what is the cause?
    An acquired tolerance from habitual use
  12. The most common method of administering medications is
  13. What is the term to define medications placed under the tongue
  14. Which is an example of a drug injected intradermally
    A - insulin
    B - purified protein derivative
    C - procaine hydrochloride
    D - 2 or 3 above
    B - purified protein derivative
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. What technique introduces a drug directly into the vein
  16. In what form are medications introduced into the body through inhalation
  17. Normally, how many names do medications have
  18. Which of the following is NOT a way in which drugs are classified
    A - chemical characteristics
    B - their source
    C - their action on the body
    D - their brand names
    D - their brand names
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. Aluminum acetate, an astringent, is often used to treat which of the following conditions
    A - athlete's foot
    B - external otitis
    C - poison ivy
    D- all of the above
    D - all of the above
  20. Which of the following is a bronchomutropic agent
    A - phenol
    B - benzoate
    C - petrolatum
    D - guaifenesin
    D - guaifenesin
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. What is the most common side effect of antihistimines
  22. Which of the following is administered to control motion sickness
    A - diphenyhdramine hydrochloride
    B - cimetidine
    C - meclizine hydrochloride
    D - chlorpheniramine maleate
    C - meclizine hydrochoride
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. What is normally given in conjunction with antacids to treat duodenal ulcers
  24. The drug group that is most commonly used to treat dyspepsia is
  25. In addition to being an antacid, magnesium hydroxide may be used as a/an
  26. The standard by which all other antiseptics is measured is
  27. The primary pharmacological action of sulfonamide is
  28. How long should you wait to take an oral med after taking an antacid
    2 hours
  29. What is the difference between an antiseptic and a germacide
    • Antiseptic - suppresses growth
    • Germacide - kills susceptible organisms
  30. What is a major contraindication for a patient to receive primaquine
    Patients that are G6PD deficient
  31. The most common use for systemic sulfonamide is
    Urinary tract infections
  32. Silver sulfadiazine is used almost exclusively for the treatment of
  33. The drug of choice for uncomplecated group A beta-hemoytic streptococcal pharyngitis is
    Penicillin V potassium
  34. If a patient shows sensitivity to penicillin they may also show sensitivity to cephalosporins

    True or false
  35. Milk or milk products may interfere with the absorption of which of the following drugs
    A - cephalexin ( keflex )
    B - tetracycline hydrochloride
    C - erthromycin
    D - streptomycin sulfate
    B - tetracycline hydrochloride
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  36. Macrolides are effective against what organisms
    Gram-positive cocci
  37. What is the typical back up choice if penicillin is contraindicated
  38. Undeclyenic acid is used as a/an
  39. What drug category typically requires the patient to take supplemental potassium in conjunction
  40. What is the drug of choice for treatment and management of grand-mal seizures
    Phenytoin sodium
  41. Prochlorperizine is used mainly to treat
    Symptoms of nausea and vomiting
  42. Muscle relaxants include which of the following
    A - methocarbamol
    B - diazepam
    C - cyclobenzaprine
    D - methlphenidate
    • A - methocarbamol
    • B - diazepam
    • C - cyclobenzaprine
  43. Water- soluble vitamins are NOT excreted in the urine and are stored in the body in moderate amounts

    True or false
  44. The vitamin deficiency associated with night blindness is
    Vitamin A
  45. The vitamin deficiency for scurvy is
    Vitamin c
  46. What are the fat soluble vitamins
  47. What vitamin is used to treat pernicious anemia is
    Cyanocobalamin aka b12
  48. What vitamin is involved with the absorption of calcium and phosphorus
    Vitamin D
  49. The correct abbreviations for the metric system of primary units of measure for weight, volume, and linear dimensions are
  50. What is the term used to represent one-hundredth of a liter
  51. What term is used for one-thousanth of a liter
  52. A prescription requires two ounces of a substance supplied in liters. How many milliliters are required to fill the prescription and what is the formula used
    60 ml

    29.57ml * 2 l
  53. What is the formula to figure out the percentage strength of an active ingredient. And if you have 360 grams of a compound and 54 grams of the compound is silver nitrate, what strength percentage is the silver nitrate
    Active ingredient / w of the compound * 100 = x%

    54/360= .15

    .15 * 100 = 15%
  54. All pharmacies that dispense prescriptions are required to have what class of balance
    Class A
  55. What drug incompatibility occurs when agents antagonistic to one another are prescribed together
    Therapeutic incompatibility
  56. Eutexia is an example of what type of drug incompatibility manifestation
    Physical incompatibility
  57. A properly administered drug dosage that has an unintended or harmful effect on the patient is the definition of
    Adverse reaction
  58. What chapter of the p-117 gives guidance on pharmacy operations and drug control
  59. How many meds can you prescribe with a DD 1289 at a time
  60. How many meds can you prescribe with navmed 6710/6 at a time
    4 unless its a narq then only one at a time
  61. In the prescription block of the DD 1289 which part lists the name and quantity of the ingredient prescribed
  62. How many parts are in the prescription block of the DD 1289 and what are they
    • 4 and they are
    • Superscription
    • Inscription
    • Subscription
    • Signa
  63. If you feel there may be a problem filling a prescription how do you handle it
    Consult the prescriber to verify the prescription before filling
  64. What type of meds have the potential for abuse
  65. Which of the following is a schedule iii medication
    A - an antitussive
    B - non barbiturate sedative
    C - amphetamines
    D - marijuana
    B - non barbiturate sedative
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  66. What schedule of medication can never be ordered with a refill
    Class ii
  67. How many member sit on a controlled substance inventory board
  68. Controlled substances must be inventoried atleast
  69. Class iii, class iv, and class v medications must be filled in how many days and can have how many refills every 6 months
    30 days to fill and up to 5 refills every 6 months
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