Pharmacology: PH-202 Test 1 Done 8-26-10 ID: A

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Pharmacology: PH-202 Test 1 Done 8-26-10 ID: A To help Prepare For The Final Exam (Good Luck Everyone Whom Uses This As A Study Tool).

What drugs are referred to as legend drugs?

drugs that must carry the legend caution---Federal law prohibits dispensing without a script

Controlled substances inventory records must be retained for; one year, two years, three years or four years?

two years

The controlled substances act may limit?

number of refills in a 6 month time

The schedule of controlled substances which has the highest risk of abuse potential is?

schedule C2

Drugs listed in schedule 1 of Controlled Substances?

are not approved for medical use

Prescriptions of the controlled substances listed in these schedules may not be called into the pharmacy?

schedules 1 and 2

Prescriptions of the controlled substances listed in these schedules may be called into the pharmacy?

schedules 3, 4, and 5

Prescriptions of the controlled substances listed in these schedules may be refilled up to 5 times in 6 months?

schedules 3 and 4

Which name is the common or general name assigned to a drug; and never capitalized?

generic name

Which name is the name by which the pharmaceutical company identifies its product; is copyrighted, and used exclusively by that company; with a capitalized first letter?

trade name

Which name is the exact molecular formula of the drug?

chemical name

The name of the drug as it appears in the in the official reference, the USP/NF, and which generally is the same as the generic name?

official name

The trade name Tylenol No. 3 indicates?

the product contains 300mg of acetaminophen with 30mg of codeine

Drugs with no purchasing restrictions by the FDA are?

OTC/over-the-counter drugs

Drugs determined unsafe for over-the-counter purchase because of possible harmful side effects if taken indiscriminately are called?

legend drugs

Drugs controlled by prescription requirement because of the danger of addiction or abuse are?

controlled substances

A list of possible unpleasant or dangerous secondary effects, other than the desired effect, is?

adverse reactions and side effects

A broad subcategory that list drugs that affect the body in similar ways are called?

classification

A description of the cellular changes that occurs as a result of the drug is?

actions

Lists of conditions for which the drug should not be given are?

contraindications

Lists of conditions or types of patients that warrant closer observation for specific side effects when given the drug are called?

cautions

The study of drugs and their origin, nature, properties, and effects on living organism is?

Pharmacology

A list of medical conditions or diseases for which the drug is meant to be used is called?

indications

Lists of other drugs or foods that may alter the effect of the drug, and usually should not be given during the same course of therapy, are?

interactions

When medication reaches widespread areas of the body it is called?

systemic

When medication effect is limited to the area of the body where it is administered it is called?

local affect

The initial high dose used to quickly elevate the level of the drug in the blood is called?

loading dose

The dose required to keep the drug blood level at a steady state in order to maintain the desired effect is called?

maintenance dose

Amount of a drug that will produce harmful side effects or symptoms of poisoning is called?

toxic dose

A dose that causes death is called?

lethal dose

Absorption of a drug occurs in the?

mucosa of the stomach, mouth, and small intestine

Distribution of a drug occurs in the?

circulatory system

Metabolism of a drug occurs in the?

liver

Excretion of a drug occurs in the?

kidney, sweat glands, lungs, or intestines

A condition(s) that may slow absorption of a drug is/are?

full or empty stomach

Variables affecting the speed and efficiency of drugs being processed by the body are?

age, weight, sex, and psychological state

The name by which a pharmaceutical company identifies its product is the?

trade name

The common or general name assigned to the drug is the?

generic name

The name of the drug as it appears in the official reference is the?

official name

The exact molecular formula of the drug is the?

chemical name

4-dimethylamino-4, 12 aoctahydro-3, 6, 10, 12, 12q pentahydroxyl-6 methyl-1, 11-dioxi-2naphthacenecarboxamide hydrochloride is the?

chemical name

Tetracycline hydrochloride is?

general name

Alpha-4dimethylamino-3-methyl-1-2, 2-diphyenyl-2 butanol, proprionate hydrochloride is?

chemical name

Darvon is?

trade name

propoxyphene hydrochloride

generic name

Tetracycline HCL is?

trade name

Drug controlled by prescription requirement because of the danger of addiction or abuse is?

controlled substances

No purchasing restrictions by the FDA

OTC/over-the-counter

Prescription drug; determined unsafe for over-the-counter purchase because of possible harmful side effects if take indiscriminately is?

legend drug

A list of conditions for which the drug should not be given is?

contraindications

A broad subcategory of drugs that affect the body in similar ways are listed in the?

classifications

A description of the cellular changes that occur as a result of the drug is?

actions

A list of conditions or types of patients that warrant closer observation for specific side effects when given the drug is?

cautions

A list of possible unpleasant or dangerous secondary effects, other than the desired effect is?

adverse reactions

Limited to one area of the body is the?

local effects

Cellular changes is a?

drug action

Absorbed and distributed throughout the body is what?

systemic effects

Physiological changes is the?

drug effect

Amount that will produce harmful side effects or symptoms of poisoning?

toxic dose

Initial high dose to quickly elevate the drug blood level?

loading dose

Dose required to maintain the desired effect?

maintenance dose

Dose that causes death?

lethal dose

Moving from blood into tissues and fluids?

distribution

Alterations the drug undergoes in the body?

metabolism

Getting into the blood stream?

absorption

Eliminating drug from the body?

excretion

An inactive substance that resembles a medication, although no drug is present?

placebo

Condition that results from exposure to either a poison or a dangerous amount of a drug that is normally safe when given in a smaller amount?

toxicity

The opposing action of two drugs in which one decreases or cancels out the effect of the other?

antagonism

The action of two drugs in which one prolongs or multiplies the effect of the other?

potentiation

The action of two drugs working together in which one helps the other simultaneously for an effect that neither could produce alone?

synergism

Decreased response to a drug?

tolerance

Unique unusual response to a drug?

idiosyncrasy

Immune response to a drug?

hypersensitivity

Effects from maternal drug administration that causes physical defects in a fetus?

teratogenic effect

Opposite effect from that expected?

paradoxical

Severe, possible fatal allergic response?

anaphylactic reaction

Acquired need for a drug that may produce symptoms when the drug is discontinued?

dependence

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