Pharm chapter #22

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Pharm chapter #22
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  1. Cocaine is a central nervous system:
    A. depressant
    B. stimulant
    C. narcotic
    D. antagonist
    B
  2. Cocaine is usually:
    A. sniffed or snorted
    B. injected
    C. smoked
    D. swallowed
    A
  3. Cocaine's high potential for abuse relates to its ability to cause:
    A. depression, excitement, stimulant
    B. elation, stimulation, irritability
    C. euphoria, excitement, sense of well-being
    D. addiction
    C
  4. Misuse of barbiturates can lead to their abuse because prolonged use results in:
    A. sedation and addiction
    B. tolerance and dependency
    C. elation and addiction
    D. euphoria
    B
  5. All of the following are true statements about marijuana execpt:
    A. it is usually smoked
    B. it causes feelings of euphoria, relaxation, drowsiness
    C. its effects can be felt for several days
    D. regular users will develop some degree of psychological
    C
  6. Crack is a form of:
    A. morphine
    B. opium
    C. cocaine
    D. heroin
    C
  7. The most dangerous adverse effects of crack include:
    A. respiratory and circulatory failure
    B. perforated nasal septum and chills
    C. fever and runny nose
    D. psychosis and fever
    A
  8. Attention deficit disorder may be know as:
    A. hperkinetic syndrome
    B. hypokinetic syndrome
    C. bipolar disorder
    D. manic depression
    A
  9. The psychic craving for the drug is know as:
    A. euphoria
    B. addiction
    C. dependency
    D. withdrawl
    C
  10. Drugs that are derived from opium include:
    A. marijuana, cocaine, crack
    B. morphine, codeine, heroin
    C. PCP, dexedrine, ritalin
    D. preludin, nembutal, morphine
    B
  11. The physical dangers associated with opiate abuse depend on:
    A. the specific drig used
    B. its source
    C. the dose and route of administration
    D. all of these
    D
  12. Street name for amphetamines are speed and:
    A. downers, uppers
    B. bennies, wake-ups, pep pills
    C. amphies, pep pills
    D. poppers, pep pills
    B

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