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pharmacology ch 24-28

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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