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1

Following drugs directly activate the respiratory center

- Bemegride
- Caffeine
- Aethymizole

2

Following drugs do not directly activate the respiratory center

Cytiton

3

The mechanism of Cytiton action is

The reflex mechanism

4

Indicate the drug belonging to antitussives of narcotic type of action

Aethylmorphine hydrochloride

5

Tick out the drug belonging to non-narcotic antitussives

Tusuprex

6

Indicate the expectorant with the reflex mechanism

Derivatives of Ipecacucnha and Thermopsis

7

Tick the antitussive agent with a peripheral effect

Libexine

8

True or False. Chymotrypsin is an agent containing free sulfhydryl groups

TRUE

9

All of these drugs contain free sulfhydryl groups

- Acetylcysteine
- Ambroxol
- Bromhexin

10

The following drug do not contain free sulfhydryl groups

Trypsin

11

Which drugs is proteolytic enzyme?

Desoxiribonuclease

12

That drugs destroy disulfide bonds of proteoglycans, which causes depolymerization and reduction of viscosity of sputum

- Acetylcysteine
- Ambroxol
- Bromhexin

13

That drugs do not destroy disulfide bonds of proteoglycans, which causes depolymerization and reduction of viscosity of sputum

Desoxiribonuclease

14

Which of these groups of drugs is used for asthma treatment?

- Methylxanthines
- M-cholinoblocking agents
- Beta2 - stimulants

15

Tick the drug belonging to non-selective beta2-adrenomimics

Isoprenaline

16

Select the side-effect characteristic for non-selective beta2-adrenomimics

Tachycardia

17

Bronchodilator drug related to xanthine

Theophylline

18

Bronchodilator drug belonging to sympathomimics

Ephedrine

19

True or False. The property of prolonged theophyllines is the prevention of night asthmatic attacks.

TRUE

20

The mechanism of methylxanthines action is

Inhibition of the enzyme phosphodiesterase

21

Which M-cholinoblocking agents is used especially as an anti-asthmatic?

Ipratropium

22

Indicate the side effect of Theophylline

Increased myocardial demands for oxygen

23

The following drugs are inhaled glucocorticoids

- Triamcinolone
- Beclometazone
- Budesonide

24

The following drugs are not inhaled glucocorticoids

Sodium cromoglycate

25

Drug belonging to membranestabilizing agents

Sodium cromoglycate

26

Drug which is a 5-lipoxygenase inhibitor

Zileutin

27

True or False. Zileutin prevents the production of leukotrienes.

TRUE

28

Indicate the drug which is a leucotriene receptor antagonist

Zafirlucast

29

True or False. Zafirlucast prevents aspirin-sensitive asthma.

TRUE

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