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1

Put the value of evidence in order

RCT
obeservation
case control

RCT (highest)
case control
observation

2

First line antiemetic for migrane

prochlorperazine maleate

3

Most aspirin or paracetamol that can be provided OTC

100 (or two packs) - this doesn't apply to dispersible/poders, ganules, liquids where you have to use your profesh judge

4

What should happen to a private prescription after dispensing?

should be retained for 2 years

5

What records should be kept in the POM reg?

-Supply date
-Prescription date
-Med details (name, quantity, formulation & strength (where not apparent from the name)
-Prescriber deets (name, address)
-Patient deets (name, address)

6

When should the entry into the POM book be made

on day of sale or if this is not practical on the next day

7

What prescriptions are exempt from POM record keeeping? (2)

Oral contraceptives
Schdule 2 CDs (where a separate CD entry is made)

8

Can FP10s be used for prisoners

no - however might be supplied for those who are about to be discharged without method of ensuring continuity of treatment

9

How would you know the patient is a prisoner and do they have to pay?

The prison is the patients address (HMP)
therefore the prescriptions is free

10

What % cream is given OTC for thrust

clotrimazole 10%

11

How many pt charges for 2 x pairs of stockings

4

12

How many pt charges for 28x warfarin 1mg and 28x warfarin 3mg

1

13

Antibiotic associated with jaundice, raised bilirubin and ALK phos

Co-amoxiclav

14

Antibiotic associated with widespread painful rash after sunny hol

doxycycline

15

Antibiotic where diarrhoea is a big caution

clindamycin

16

EXTEMP - freshly prepared time

24 hours

17

EXTEMP - recently prepared time & temp

4 weeks between 15-25 degrees

18

Fridge temp

2-8 degrees

19

Recommended max amount of Sch 2 on a Rx

30 days

20

What are the steps in the treatment of hypertension

If under 55 - ACE
If over 55 or black african or caribbean - CCB

Then both
Then thiazide like diuretic

21

How long is the responsible pharmacist register kept for?

5 years

22

How long is the responsible pharmacist record kept for?

5 years

23

most likely electrolyte imbalance from SSRIs

what are symptoms

hyponatraemia

drowsiness, nausea, confusion

24

what electrolyte imbalance exacerbaters digioxin toxitiy (1 that could be cause by furosemide & 1 other)

hypokalaemia
hypercalcaemia
hypomagnesaemia

25

when the whites of someones eyes look full of blood what condition is this

subconjunctival hemorrhage