Herb Pharm Interaction.txt

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  1. 93) A patient of yours is currently taking a drug after having a heart attack. Their doctor gave them this drug to help prevent having another heart attack. They aren't sure of the name of this drug. The only problems they are having some odd side effects such as stomach bloating, cramps, loss of hair, a skin rash, and orange-red discoloration of their urine. They would like to take some herbs. However, you know that all of the following herbs are contraindicated (because it is explicitedly stated in Lippincott's Drug Guide)due to the chances of causing an increased risk of bleeding with this pharmaceutical EXCEPT:

    A) Shan Yao
    B) Bai Guo
    C) Sheng Jiang
    D) Dang Gui
    A) Shan Yao
  2. 47) A patient presents with acid regurgitation. They have been feeling a focal distension and fullness in the chest and epigastrium. They have also been having abdominal distension with occasional pain. They have not wanted to be anywhere near food lately. They have been having some nausea, vomiting, and belching along with diarrhea. Their tongue has a yellow, greasy coating and their pulse is rolling. The chief herb of the formula that would best help this patient can potentiate the effects of which two drugs?

    A) Digoxin, ACE Inhibitors
    B) Thyroid drugs
    C) Estrogens, Corticosteroids
    D) Insulin, Oral anticoagulants
    A) Digoxin, ACE Inhibitors
  3. 86) Do not use which one of the following herbs with antihypertensive, diabetes, MAOIs, and digoxin because serious problems could occur?

    A) Yu Jin
    B) Hong Hua
    C) Ma Huang
    D) Zhi Gan Cao
    A) Yu Jin
  4. 47) Hu Lu Ba should be cautioned against those taking which one of the following types of drugs?

    A) Antidiabetic drugs
    B) Diuretics
    C) Hormone Replacement Therapy
    D) Oral anticoagulants
    A) Antidiabetic drugs
  5. 20) It is important to monitor Dang Gui for toxic effects in those taking which types of drugs?

    A) Thyroid Drugs, Antihypertensives
    B) Antihypertensives, Vasodilators
    C) Insulin, Vasodilators
    D) Thyroid Drugs, Insulin
    B) Antihypertensives, Vasodilators
  6. 28) Which one of the following herbs can inhibit blood clotting and is not to be used with anticoagulants, aspirin, or NSAIDs?

    A) Bai Guo
    B) Dang Gui
    C) Shan Zha
    D) Ren Shen/Xi Yang Shen
    A) Bai Guo
  7. 3) Which one of the following herbs can interact with and advise caution with phenytoin, carbamazepine, phenobarbital, TCAs, and MAOIs?

    A) Bai Guo
    B) Dang Gui
    C) Shan Zha
    D) Ren Shen/Xi Yang Shen
    A) Bai Guo
  8. 85) Which one of the following herbs is cautioned when taken with antidiabetic drugs?

    A) Xuan Shen
    B) Yu Jin
    C) Hong Hua
    A) Xuan Shen

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