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  1. Type 2 diabetes results from beta cell destruction, usually leading to absolute insulin deficiency
    a. true
    b. false
    b. false
  2. Which of the following is true regarding insulin?
    A. insulin is secreted by the islet cells of the liver
    B. excess insulin causes weight loss
    C. insulin is a protein
    D. insulin is typically administered intramuscularly
    C. insulin is a protein
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Relafen
    A. etodolac
    B. meloxicam
    C. nabumetome
    D. diclofenac potassium
    C. nabumetome
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. Which of the following is diagnostic criteria for diabetes?
    A. 2 hour plasma glucose of 200 mg/dl
    B. A1C of 6.0%
    C. FPG of 124 mg/dl
    D. excessive thirst and urination
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Maximum adult dose of Naproxen
    A. 40 mg/kg/day
    B. 1650 mg/day
    C. 3.2 grams/day
    D. 4 grams/day
    B. 1650 mg/day
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. Dosing for diphenhydramine
    A. 3.75 ml every 6-8 hours
    B. 7.5 ml every 4-6 hours
    C. 3.75 ml every 4-6 hours
    D. 7.5 ml every 6-8 hours
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. Which of the following drug classes stimulate the pancreas to make more insulin?
    A. biguanides
    B. thiazolidinediones (TZDs)
    C. sulfonylureas
    d. all of the above
    C. sulfonylureas
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. All NSAIDS exert antipyretic effects
    a. true
    b. false
    a. true
  9. Which of the following enzymes is produced by the gastric mucosa?
    A. COX-3
    B. COX-1
    C. COX-2
    d. none of the above
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Correct pediatric dosing of acetaminophen
    A. 5 mg/kg/dose
    B. 5 mg/kg/day
    C. 10-15 mg/kg/day
    D. 10-15 mg/kg/dose
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. Which of the following sensitize the body to insulin and control hepatic glucose production?
    A. sitagliptin
    B. metformin
    C. glyburide
    D. pioglitazone
    B. metformin (biguanide) and d. pioglitazone (TZD)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. Which of the following stimulates respiratory secretions and induces a productive cough?
    A. guaifenesin
    B. chlorpheniramine
    C. codeine
    D. benzonatate
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. Maximum adult dose of ibuprofen
    A. 3200 mg/day
    B. 4000 mg/day
    C. 4200 mg/day
    D. 1650 mg/day
    A. 3200 mg/day
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. All of the following are complications of GERD except
    A. esophageal erosion
    B. stricture
    C. Barrett’s esophagus
    D. gastroparesis
    D. gastroparesis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. H2 antagonists have the same efficacy as PPIs
    a. true
    b. false
    a. true
  16. A 45 year old patient comes to the pharmacy counter complaining of persistent GERD symptoms. Which of the following lifestyle modifications would you recommend to the patient?
    A. increase caffeine intake
    B. eat larger meals
    C. decreased intake of fatty food
    D. he should sleep on his side
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. Which of the following medications is first line for patient with moderate to severe migraines?
    A. triptans
    B. muscle relaxers
    C. NSAIDs
    D. antidepressants
    A. triptans
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. What is a potential adverse effect associated with promethazine?
    A. diarrhea
    B. urinary incontinence
    C. dry eyes
    D. increased salivation
    C. anticholinergic effects
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. A tension headache is considered what type of headache?
    A. traction
    B. vascular
    C. inflammatory
    D. muscular
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. Which of the following treatment options for Alzheimer’s disease is an N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor antagonist?
    A. razadyne
    B. Aricept
    C. rivastigmine
    D. memantine
    D. memantine (Namenda)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. Recommended daily intake of calcium for a 52 year old female
    A. 1200 mg
    B. 1000 mg
    C. 1400 mg
    D. 800 mg
    A. 1200 mg
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. Which acts as an estrogen agonist or antagonist depending on the target tissue?
    A. evista
    B. reclast
    C. actonel
    D. miacalcin
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. Which would you recommend for a 45 year old woman with an intact uterus?
    A. ethinyl estradiol
    B. premarin
    C. estrace
    D. ortho tri-cyclen
    D. (Can’t give unopposed estrogen!!)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. Which is one of the primary risk factors for osteoporosis?
    A. weight >127 lbs.
    B. male gender
    C. African Americans
    D. low bone mineral density
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. How would you counsel a patient that missed the first pill of Yaz?
    A. wait to take Yaz until after her next period
    B. skip the first pill and start with the second pill in the pack
    C. call your doctor to see about changing to a non oral contraceptive
    D. take two pills the following day to catch up
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. Which blocks the secretion of acid to the stomach via parietal cells?
    A. pepcid
    B. aciphex
    C. zantac
    D. reglan
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. Which of the following medications is only indicated for treatment of osteoporosis in women?
    A. ibandronate
    B. alendronate
    C. zolendronic acid
    D. risedronate
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. What key counseling point should you discuss with a patient concerning bispohosphate therapy?
    A. take on an empty stomach
    B. avoid standing for at least 30 minutes after the dose
    C. take it with a glass of milk to decrease heartburn symptoms
    D. take it at bedtime
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  29. What would you recommend to a patient if she missed the last two days of her pill pack?
    A. use additional non hormone protection for the next week during intercourse
    B. take the missed pills to catch up and continue as scheduled with a new pack
    C. skip the last two pills and resume with a new pack on the regular scheduled day
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. Which antagonizes the serotonin receptors?
    A. pantoprazole
    B. famotidine
    C. ondansetron
    D. promethazine
    C. ondansetron
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  31. Generic for Lunesta?
    A. metaxolone
    B. promethazine
    C. eszopiclone
    D. zolpidem
    C. eszopiclone
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  32. Pharmacologic classification of tolteridone?
    A. alpha-1 adrenergic blocker
    B. phosphodiesterase inhibitor
    C. 5 alpha reductase inhibitor
    D. muscarinic antagonist
    D. muscarinic antagonist
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  33. Which is used for glaucoma?
    A. zymar
    B. vigamox
    C. travatan
    D. patanol
    C. travatan
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  34. Allergic conjunctivitis is highly contagious
    a. true
    b. false
    b. false
  35. All of the following are used to treat insomnia except
    A. benzodiazepines
    B. H2 receptor antagonists
    C. H1 receptor antagonists
    D. nonbenzodiazepine sedatives
    B. H2 receptor antagonists
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  36. Generic for Evista?
    A. finasteride
    B. risedronate
    C. tamsulosin
    D. raloxifene
    D. raloxifene
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  37. Brand name for latanoprost?
    A. xalatan
    B. travatan
    C. patanol
    D. alphagan
    A. xalatan
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  38. Corticosteroid doses should be titrated down to avoid causing adrenal insufficiency
    a. true
    b. false
    a. true
  39. Which of the following is good to recommend for improved sleep hygiene in a patient with insomnia?
    A. exercise prior to bedtime
    B. increase alcohol intake prior to bed
    C. take frequent naps during the day
    D. decrease caffeine intake
    D. decrease caffeine intake
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  40. Which are concerning side effects of oral contraceptives
    A. increase in infection risk (pneumonia)
    B. changes in vision (color changes, blurred)
    C. blood clots (DVT or PE)
    D. gastric ulceration
    C. blood clots
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  41. Which of the following is the primary mechanism of action of low molecular weight heparin?
    A. more selective inhibitor of vitamin k
    B. moreselective inhibitor of thrombin
    C. equivalent inhibitor of factor Xa and thrombin
    D. more selective inhibitor of factor Xa
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  42. Brand name for ethinyl estradiol/drospirenone?
    A. TriNessa
    B. Loestrin 24 Fe
    C. Yaz
    D. NuvaRing
    C. Yaz
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  43. Brand name for triamcinolone?
    A. Azmacort
    B. Atrovent
    C. Flovent
    D. Pulmicort
    A. Azmacort
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  44. The cornerstone of COPD therapy is inhaled corticosteroids
    a. true
    b. false
    b. false
  45. Which of the following medications interact with warfarin potentially causing a decreased INR?
    A. carbamazepine
    B. antibiotics
    C. NSAIDs
    D. famotidine
    A. carbamazepine
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  46. Which is a long acting beta agonist?
    A. tiotropium
    B. ipratropium
    C. salmeterol
    D. levalbuterol
    C. salmeterol
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  47. Which of the following topical formulations is the most potent?
    A. gels
    B. ointments
    C. creams
    D. lotions
    B. ointments
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  48. Which is indicated for BPH?
    A. Levitra
    B. Reglan
    C. Detrol
    D. Proscar
    D. Proscar
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  49. Which of the following should be recommended first when a patient’s peak flow is 55% of their best peak flow?
    A. take 4 puffs of a long acting beta agonist
    B. take 4 puffs of a short acting beta agonist
    C. take an extra dose of an inhaled corticosteroid
    D. add an oral steroid
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  50. Skin atrophy caused by topical corticosteroids is not reversible
    a. true
    b. false
    b. false
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