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1

A TSH test should be performed periodically if a patient is taking WHICH of the following?
A. Levothyroxine
B. Montelukast
C. Propranolol
D. Furosemide

A. Levothyroxine

2

Which of the following medications is a RAPID-ACTING insulin?
A. Insulin glargine (Lantus)
B. Insulin lispro (Humalog)
C. Insulin detemir (Levemir)
D. Regluar insulin (Humulin)

B. Insulin lispro (Humalog)

3

Which of the following medications is an example of a BETA-BLOCKER?
A. Lisinopril
B. Sertraline
C. Carvedilol
D. Hydrochlorothiazide

C. Carvedilol

4

Protease inhibitor, intergrase inhibitor and nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors can be used in the treatment of_____.
A. HIV/AIDS
B. Influenze
C. Herpes
D. Hepatitis

A. HIV/AIDS

5

Zoloft is the BRAND NAME of which of the following medications?
A. Sucralfate
B. Diltizaem
C. Sertraline
D. Benazepril

C. Sertraline

6

Warfarin levels can be affected by WHICH of the following food?
A. Dairy products
B. Soda
C. Leafy greens
D. Water

C. Leafy greens

7

A drug with the suffix “-pril” belongs to WHICH class of medications?
A. ARBs
B. Beta Blockers
C. Diuretics
D. ACE Inhibitors

D. ACE Inhibitors

8

Zolpidem is indicated for the treatment of WHICH of the following CONDITIONS?
A. Depression
B. Anxiety
C. Pain
D. Insomnia

D. Insomnia

9

A THERAPUETICALLY EQUIVALENT medication must have the same strength, dosage form, route of administration and____.
A. Active ingrediants
B. Inactive ingrediants
C. Both active and inactive ingrediants
D. Color and size

A. Active ingrediant

10

Tamiflu, Relenza and Rapivab belong to WHICH pharmacologic category?
A. Antidiarrheal
B. Antiviral
C. Antibitoic
D. Antiprotozoal

B. Antiviral

11

Which of the following side effects commonly occurs with the use of phenazopyridine?
A. Insomnia
B. Fluid retention
C. Constipation
D. Discoloration of the urine

D. Discoloration of the urine

12

Which of the following medications is an H2 receptor ANTAGONIST?
A. Omeprazole
B. Lansoprazole
C. Cimetidine
D. Sucralfate

C. Cimetidine

13

Latanoprost is used for TREATMENT of which ocular condition?
A. Conjunctivitis
B. Corneal abrasion
C. Macular degeneration
D. Glaucoma

D. Glaucoma

14

Members of the TRIPTAN medication calss are used for the treatment of ____.
A. Migraine headaches
B. Epilepsy
C. Hypertension
D. GERD

A. Migraine headaches

15

Glyburide is a member of which HYPOGLYCEMIC medication class?
A. Biguranide
B. Alpha-glucosidase inhibitor
C. Thiazolidinedione
D. Sulfonylurea

D. Sulfonylurea

16

Women who are pregnant should avoid which of the following medications?
A. Clindamycin
B. Amoxicillin
C. Tetracycline
D. Penecillin

C. Tetracycline

17

Fluoxetine is the GENERIC NAME for which of the following SSRIs?
A. Paxil
B. Celexa
C. Lexapro
D. Prozac

D. Prozac

18

ALL BUT WHICH of the following medications is classified as a NSAID?
A. Naproxen
B. Ibuprofen
C. Aspirin
D. Acetaminophen

D. Acetaminophen

19

Antibiotics can REDUCE THE EFFECTIVENESS of which of the following classes of medications?
A. Analgesics
B. Statins
C. Oral contraceptives
D. Antifungals

C. Oral contraceptives

20

Enoxaparin is the GENERIC NAME for which of the following medications?
A. Lovenox
B. Herapin
C. Arixtra
D. Xarelto

A. Lovenox

21

ALL BUT WHICH of the following is an example of an anti-arrhythimic medication?
A. Amiodarone
B. Quinapril
C. Proafenone
D. Flecainide

B. Quinapril

22

Dairy products can AFFECT the absorption of which of the following antibiotics?
A. Cephalexin
B. Penicillin
C. Trimethoprim
D. Tetracycline

D. Tetracycline

23

Losartan is the GENERIC NAME for which of the following ARBs?
A. Cozaar
B. Avapro
C. Micardis
D. Benicar

A.Cozaar

24

ALL BUT WHICH of the following medications is used for the treatment of angina?
A. Nitroglycerin
B. Montelukast
C. Isosorbide monoitrate
D. Isosorbide dinitrate

B. Montelukast

25

Which of the following medications is the GENERIC NAME for Lotrel?
A. Amlodipine-benazepril
B. Amlodipine-atorvastatin
C.Losartan- hydrochlorothiazide
D. Lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide

A. Amlodipin-benazepril

26

A patient taking a MAOI should avoid food and beverages that contain ____.
A. Calcium
B. Vitamin K
C. Tyramine
D. Iron

C. Tyramine

27

Which of the following vitamins is WATER SOLUBLE?
A. A
B. C
C. D
D. E

B. C

28

Which of the following medications should be avoided or used with caution in patients who have a SULFA ALLERGY?
A. Hydrochlorothiazide
B. Carvedilol
C. Quinapril
D. All of the above

A. Hydrochlorothiazide

29

ALL BUT WHICH of the following medications is used topically for the treatment of acne vulgaris?
A. Adapalene
B. Salicyclic acid
C. Isotretinonin
D. Benzoyl peroxide

C. Isotretinoin

30

Olanzapine is the GENERIC NAME for which of the following medications?
A. Risperidal
B. Geodon
C. Abilify
D. Zyprexa

D. Zyprexa