Tuesday, 19th June 2018
19 June 2018

Pharmacology Mcqs 5 – Central Nervous System

 Central Nervous System

  1. The appropriate treatment for restless leg syndrome
    1. Selegiline
    2. Ropinirole
    3. Carbidopa
    4. Chlorpromazine
      1. Ans(2)
  2. Rivastigmine & donepezil are used in the management of
    1. Delusion
    2. Delirium
    3. Dementia
    4. Dissociation
      1. Ans(3)
  3. Disulfiram is used in the Rx of
    1. Mania
    2. Schizophrenia
    3. Alcohol abuse
    4. Psychosis
      1. Ans(3)
  4. The pain of a patient with bone cancer has been managed with a morphine pump. However, he has become tolerant to morphine.Which of the following might be indicated to ameliorate his pain?
    1. Codeine
    2. Methadone
    3. Meperidine
    4. Fentanyl
      1. Ans(4)
  5. Tolerance develops to all the following actions of morphine except
    1. Constipation
    2. Respiratory depression
    3. Euphoria
    4. Sedation
      1. Ans(1)
  6. The benzodiazepine antagonist is
    1. Finasteride
    2. Flumazenil
    3. Furosemide
    4. Fluoxetine
      1. Ans(2)
  7. Long-acting benzodiazepines A /E
    1. Diazepam
    2. Clonazepam
    3. Lorazepam
    4. Chlordiazepoxide
      1. Ans(3)
  8. One of the following drugs is noted for its highly sedating potential
    1. Quetiapine
    2. Haloperidol
    3. Risperidone
    4. Aripiprazole
      1. Ans(1)
  9. Aripiprazole is
    1. Aromatase inhibitors
    2. 5 – HT2 receptor antagonist
    3. Proton pump inhibitor
    4. D -2 receptor antagonist
      1. Ans(2)
  10. Gingival hyperplasia is caused by
    1. Pyrimethamine
    2. Phenytoin
    3. Primaquine
    4. Pamidronate
      1. Ans(2)
  11. Gum hypertrophy is associated with
    1. Valproate
    2. Topiramate
    3. Carbamazepine
    4. Phenytoin
      1. Ans(4)
  12. Ketamine acts by
    1. Blocking NMDA receptors
    2. Blocking GABA receptors
    3. Blocking opioid receptors
    4. Blocking cholinergic receptors
      1. Ans(1)
  13. Mechanism of action of Rimonabant
    1. Blockage of presynaptic uptake of serotonin
    2. Inhibits Gastrointestinal lipase
    3. Antagonism of cannabinoid receptor
    4. Blockage or orexin receptor
      1. Ans(3)
  14. Disulfiram with acamprosate is used fo
    1. Maintenance therapy of alcohol abstinence
    2. Acute opioid poisoning
    3. Cannabis overdosage
    4. Neuroleptic malignant syndrome
      1. Ans(1)
  15. Semi-synthetic opioid is
    1. Morphine
    2. Pethidine
    3. Heroin
    4. Methadone
      1. Ans(3)
  16. Long action dopamine agonist is
    1. Bromocriptine
    2. Pramipexole
    3. Pergolide
    4. Tolcapone
      1. Ans(2)
  17. Extrapyramidal symptoms are seen with
    1. Anti – convulsants
    2. Anti – depressants
    3. Anti – psychotics
    4. Anti – Maniacs
      1. Ans(3)
  18. Atypical anti – psychotic drug is
    1. Thioridazine
    2. Clozapine
    3. Haloperidol
    4. Loxapine
      1. Ans(2)
  19. DOC for drug-induced parkinsonism is
    1. Benzhexol
    2. Amantadine
    3. Bromocriptine
    4. Pramipexole
      1. Ans(1)
  20. All are true about buspirone except
    1. It is an azapirone
    2. Anti – anxiety drug
    3. Decreases the release of serotonin
    4. Highly sedative drug
      1. Ans(4)
  21. Drug that inhibits aldehyde dehydrogenase
    1. Disulfiram
    2. Fomepizole
    3. Penicillamine
    4. Diclofenac
      1. Ans(1)

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