MCQs about Medications Side Effects

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1) A consultant on the ward prescribes ciclosporin for a patient who has had a renal transplant. Which of the following is not a side-effect of this drug?

  • a. Tremor
  • b. Hypertension
  • c. Hyperkalaemia
  • d. Tachycardia
  • e. Cramps

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2) A side effect of human biosynthetic growth hormone is which of the following?

  • a. Antibody formation
  • b. Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
  • c. Hypoglycemia
  • d. Hepatitis B
  • e. Bradycardia

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3 Actions of morphine include all except which of the following?

  • a. Change in mood
  • b. Sedation
  • c. Analgesic
  • d. Respiratory depression
  • e. Diarrhoea

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4) All are side effects of Amantadine except:

  • a. Insomnia
  • b. Nausea
  • c. Coloured urine
  • d. Constipation
  • e. Orthostatic hypotension

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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6) All of the following drugs cause weight gain EXCEPT:

  • a. Glyburide
  • b. Mirtazapine
  • c. Amitriptyline
  • d. Prednisone
  • e. Lamotrigine

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7) Alpha methyldopa has been used successfully in the control of hypertension. Side effects include all of the following, EXCEPT:

  • a. positive direct Coomb's test
  • b. diarrhea
  • c. hemolytic anemia
  • d. fever
  • e. nephrotic syndrome

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8) Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors may increase blood levels of...

  • a. Sodium
  • b. Magnesium
  • c. Calcium
  • d. Sugar
  • e. Potassium

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9) Benzodiazepines should be used with care in acute anxiety and agitation because of

  • a. risk of increased agitation
  • b. reduced seizure threshold
  • c. increased potential for dependence
  • d. its not necessary to be careful when using these drugs
  • e. increased risk of falls and impaired cognition

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10) Beta blockers have which of the following side effects

  • a. Drowsiness
  • b. Broconstriction
  • c. Tachycardia
  • d. Bradycardia
  • e. Diabetes

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11) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. All of these options
  • b. striae, thinning of the skin
  • c. ecchymosis
  • d. acne
  • e. telangiectasia

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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5) All of the following are side effects of diabetes EXCEPT:

  • a. None of these options
  • b. Blindness/ Retinopathy
  • c. Kidney problems / Nephropathy
  • d. Neuropathy
  • e. Liver cirrhosis

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