Flashcards in AGENTS, CONTROLLING THE FUNCTIONS OF THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM - Non-narcotic analgesics Deck (28):
Non-narcotic analgesics are mainly effective against pain associated with
Inflammation or tissue damage
Non-narcotic agents cause
Non-narcotic analgesics are
- Acetylsalicylic acid
Non-narcotic analgesics are not
Select the non-narcotic drug, which is a paraaminophenol derivative
Which of the following non-narcotic agents is salicylic acid derivative?
Tick pirazolone derivative
Which non-narcotic agents inhibits mainly cyclooxygenase (COX) in CNS?
Most of non-narcotic analgetics have
- Anti-inflammatory effect
- Analgesic effect
- Antipyretic effect
Indicate the non-narcotic analgesic, which lacks an anti-inflammatory effect
True or False about aspirin. It inhibits mainly peripheral COX
True or False about aspirin. It does not have an anti-inflammatory effect
True or False about aspirin. It inhibits platelet aggregation.
True or False about aspirin. It stimulates respiration by a direct action on the respiratory center
For which conditions could aspirin be used prophylactically?
All of the following are undesirable effects of aspirin
- Gastritis with focal erosions
- Bleeding due to a decrease of platelet aggregation
- Reversible renal insufficiency
Is not a Undesirable effects of aspirin
Tolerance and physical addiction
Characteristic findinds of salicylism include
- Headache, mental confusion and drowsiness
- Tinnitus and difficulty in hearing
- Hyperthermia, sweating, thirst, hyperventilation, vomiting and diarrhea
Analgin usefulness is limited by
Methemoglobinemia is possible adverse effect of
True or False for ketorolac. It inhibits COX
True or False for ketorolac. It is as effective as morphine for a short-term relief from moderate to severe pain
True or False for ketorolac. It has a high potential for physical dependence and abuse
True or False for ketorolac. It does not produce respiratory depression
Indicate the nonopioid agent of central effect with analgesic activity
Select the antiseizure drug with an analgesic component of effect
Which nonopioid agents is an antidepressant with analgesic activity?