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ADR Questions

ADR Questions

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1. A child has ingested an unknown substance and has evidence of respiratory depression. This symptom is usually found with poisoning due to:

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2. Antidote for chlorpromazine overdose is:

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3. A woman phoned you whilst running a busy afternoon clinic. She told you that her husband has swallowed 30 tablets of acetaminophen/paracetamol 325mg. What is the proper advice?

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4. Which of the following are Type IV hypersensitivity reactions?

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5. Some asthmatic patients exhibit aspirin sensitivity (and sensitivity to other NSAIDS). Daily administration of aspirin causes desensitization not only to aspirin also to other NSAIDS. This phenomenon is:

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6. Which of the following drug should not be taken on empty stomach?

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7. Antidote for amitriptyline (Elavil) overdose is:

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8. Following are characteristics of toxic shock syndrome, EXCEPT:

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9. Acetaminophen (Tylenol) overdose is treated with:

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10. Which of the following is the antidote for the toxin Lead?

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11. Nitroglycerin is used for the treatment of angina. A specific concern related to the long term use of this drug is which of the following?

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12. Adverse effects of beta-2 adrenergic bronchodilators include all of the following EXCEPT:

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13. Which of the following is the main danger caused by acetaminophen (Paracetamol, Tylenol) overdose?

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14. Adverse effect(s) of laxatives:

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15. Opiate intoxication is characterized by which of the following?

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16. Reversible Oligospermia is assoicated with which of the following drugs?

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17. Which of the following counselling points would NOT be appropriate when talking to a patient about their azathioprine tablets?

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18. Grey baby syndrome occurs with which of the following drugs?

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19. A patient complains of headache and his blood pressure is 120/80. His medications include hydrochlorothiazide and hydralazine. Which of the following would seem most likely?

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20. A doctor and nurse start frantically looking for naloxone for a female patient is suspected of overdosing of IV narcotics. What basic principle in the treatment of poisoning are they overlooking?

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21. A baby swallowed the contents of a 15g tube of nystatin. What should you do to remedy the over dosage?

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22. Blood tests are carried out on patients who take carbimazole, which one below is a FALSE statement?

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23. Which one of the following drugs is least likely to cause drug induced blood dyscrasia or agranulocytosis?

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