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1

Non-narcotic analgesics are mainly effective against pain associated with

Inflammation or tissue damage

2

Non-narcotic agents cause

Antipyretic effect

3

Non-narcotic analgesics are

- Paracetamol
- Acetylsalicylic acid
- Ketorolac

4

Non-narcotic analgesics are not

Butorphanol

5

Select the non-narcotic drug, which is a paraaminophenol derivative

Paracetamol

6

Which of the following non-narcotic agents is salicylic acid derivative?

Aspirin

7

Tick pirazolone derivative

Analgin

8

Which non-narcotic agents inhibits mainly cyclooxygenase (COX) in CNS?

Paracetamol

9

Most of non-narcotic analgetics have

- Anti-inflammatory effect
- Analgesic effect
- Antipyretic effect

10

Indicate the non-narcotic analgesic, which lacks an anti-inflammatory effect

Paracetamol

11

True or False about aspirin. It inhibits mainly peripheral COX

TRUE

12

True or False about aspirin. It does not have an anti-inflammatory effect

FALSE

13

True or False about aspirin. It inhibits platelet aggregation.

TRUE

14

True or False about aspirin. It stimulates respiration by a direct action on the respiratory center

TRUE

15

For which conditions could aspirin be used prophylactically?

Thromboembolism

16

All of the following are undesirable effects of aspirin

- Gastritis with focal erosions
- Bleeding due to a decrease of platelet aggregation
- Reversible renal insufficiency

17

Is not a Undesirable effects of aspirin

Tolerance and physical addiction

18

Characteristic findinds of salicylism include

- Headache, mental confusion and drowsiness
- Tinnitus and difficulty in hearing
- Hyperthermia, sweating, thirst, hyperventilation, vomiting and diarrhea

19

Analgin usefulness is limited by

Agranulocytosis

20

Methemoglobinemia is possible adverse effect of

Paracetamol

21

True or False for ketorolac. It inhibits COX

TRUE

22

True or False for ketorolac. It is as effective as morphine for a short-term relief from moderate to severe pain

TRUE

23

True or False for ketorolac. It has a high potential for physical dependence and abuse

FALSE

24

True or False for ketorolac. It does not produce respiratory depression

TRUE

25

Indicate the nonopioid agent of central effect with analgesic activity

Clopheline

26

Select the antiseizure drug with an analgesic component of effect

Carbamazepine

27

Which nonopioid agents is an antidepressant with analgesic activity?

Amitriptyline

28

Tick mixed (opioid/non-opioid) agent

Tramadol

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