pharmacology ch 24-28

40 terms by terra_lynn1973

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

prostaglandins have been found to be

active in many bodily tissues or useful in opening the infant ductus arteriosas

the advanatage of cox-2 inhibitors when used for arthritis is

reduce gastric irritation

the main advaanatgeof the cox-2 inhibitors as compared to ibuprofen is increased

cost

all of the following are sympathetic effects except

lowering of blood pressure

the "fight or flight" response is a function of the

sympathetic nervous system

a frequent cause of peptic ulcer disease is

helicobaster pylori infection

a drug that inhibits the secretion of gastric hydrochloric acid is

cimetidine

all of the following are causes of diarrhea except

emesis

all of the following are symptoms of hypothroidism except

hypersensitivity to heat

an agent that stimulaates the uterine muscles and promotes rhythmical contractions of the uterus is

oxytocin

the functional unit of the kidney is the

nephron

the most common side effect of the thiazide diuretics is

hypokalemia

an example of a cox-2 inhibitor is

meclofenamate

aspirin is contraindicated for use in young children because it is implicated in causing

reye's syndrome

a significant characteristic of the automatic nervous system is that

it is ordinarily not under voluntary control

all of the following are parasympathetic effects except

hypertension

which agent is an adrenergic blocking agent

propranolol

a drug that is often implicated in peptic ulcer disease is

ibuprofen

an example of a fecal softner is

docusate

the master gland of the body is the

anterior pituitary

if not treated with insulin, a diabetic will have the inability to

metabolize sugar

which of the following may be used to treat diabetes

glimepiride

an example of a thiazide diuretic is

hydrochlorothiazide

the sympathetic nervouse system stimulates a funsction t or f

true

the parasympathetic nervous system inhibits a function t or f

true

the automatic nervous system has nothing to do with the sympathetic nervous system t or f

false

an adrenergic is an agent the produces stimulating effects on the sympathetic nervous system t or f

true

acetylcholine is a neurotransmitter agent widely distributed in the body tissues t or f

true

thiazide diuretics promotes the excretion of sodium, potassium, chloride and bicarbonate along with water t or f

true

enuresis is a situaation where you cannot urinate with ease t or f

false

incontinence is the ability to control the release of feces, urine or the discharges of excretions t or f

true

diuresis is the formation of urine t or f

true

this hormone stimulates maturation of the graafian follicles in the ovary

follicle stimulating hormone

pancreatic hormone aiding in the utilization of glucose as energy

insulin

an agent the prevents vomiting

antiemetics

an agent that destroys gastric acids either in whole or part by neutralizing them

antacids

substance used to induce vomiting

emetics

drug promoting the process of digestion in the gastrointestinal tract

digestants

hormone preparing the uterus for reception of the ovum

progesterone

lesion through the skin or membrane resulting in the loss of tissue

ulcer

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set