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1

Name three bile acid sequestrats and when other meds can be taken in relation to them

Colesvelam - 4h before or after
Colestipol & cholestyramine - 1 hour before or 4-6 hours after

2

Which schedules of CDs can be dispensed from an EEA Rx?

Schedule 4

3

Minimum age for OTC amorolfine

18

4

Chloramphenicol minimum age for OTC use

2 years

5

Hydrocortisone cream minimum age for OTC

10 years

6

Levonorgestrel minimum age for OTC sale

16

7

Naproxen minimum age for OTC sale

16 years

8

What to avoid up to a month after PO isotretinoin

Blood donation

9

S/e of isotretinoin (5)

Psychiatric effects
Visual disturbance
Peeling of skin
Haemorrhagic diarrhoea
Pancreatitis of triglycerides are over 9mmol/l

10

Pregnancy PRESCRIPTION rules for isotretinoin

Prescription limited to 30 days supply, to be dispensed within 7 days of date started

11

Pregnancy TESTING rules for isotretinoin

Exclude preg 3 days before treatment, every month during treatment and 5 weeks after stopping

12

pregnancy SAFE SEX rules for isotretinoin

At least one mode of contraception - better if 2.

oral POP is not considered effective
Barrier methods alone are not enough

13

How long before and after treatment with isotretinoin should preg be avoided

1 month before and after

14

What should not be done for 6 months after isotretinoin
PO

Waxing and dermabrasion

15

Counselling for isotretinoin apart from pregnancy

- avoid exposure to UV
- symptoms of anxiety and depression

16

Minimum age for daktarin oral gel OTC

3 months

17

Minimum age for piriton syrup OTC

12 months

18

Germoloid HC spray minimum age

16 years

19

Becomsase hayfever relief nasal spray licenced from what age OTC

18 years

20

Regaine for men extra strength is licensed for what age OTC

Up to 65 years

21

OTC licensed dose of esomeprazole

20 mg OD - nexium control- for short term reflux symptoms

22

Total gastetoctomy requires what vitamin supplementation

Vit b12 (hydroxycobalamin)

23

Four vaccines that should not be received by patients with HIV

BCG
Influenza nasal spray (unless stable infection and receiving antiretroviral therapies)
Typhoid
Yellow fever

24

Fluenz tetra or fularix tetra is a live vaccine? Administered how?

Fluenz tetra is intranasal live attenuate flue vaccine

25

Fluenz tetra or fluarix is contraindicated in on who come into close proximity with HIV

Fluenz tetra

26

Name an every day Monophysic COC

Femodene ED
Microgynon 30 ED
Zoley

27

What type of prep is qlaira

Phasic ever day COC

28

Substance misuse treatment that should be stopped after 7 weeks of abstinence is not achieved

Bupropion

29

Substance misuse treatment that can't be used with alcohol containing mouthwash

Disulfuram

30

Misuse treatment that might be appropriate for a high risk drinker who does not experience withdrawal symptoms

Nalmefene

31

Licenced for opioid withdrawal symptoms

Lofexidine

32

What substance misuse type treatment should be discontinued with new onset depression or suicidal thoughts

Varenicline

33

OTC directions and dose for naproxen

Ages you can use this for

2x250mg tabs initially plus another 250mg tab if pain persists 6-8 hours later

Max 3x250mg in a day

Women 15-50years

34

OTC directions and doe for ibuprofen

400mg TDS

Max 1200mg in a day

35

OTC ranitidine directions

What is the minimum age

75mg prn, if symptoms persist take another 75mg

Max 150mg in 24 hours

36

Drugs that prolong the QT interval 8

Antidepressants - TCAs, citalopram/ecitalopram
Antiarrhythmics - amiodarone, sotalol
Domperidone
antiphycotics
Macorlides
Quinilones
antimalarials
Methadone