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Pharmacy practice mcqs with answers

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Name of Subject: Pharmacy Practice
1. ______ is not an OTC Drug among the following
A. Salicylates
B. Melatonin
C. Look alike and act alike drugs
D. None of above

2. Drug store is –
A. A department of hospital which deals with procurement, storage, compounding and dispensing of drugs and medical devices
B. A department of hospital which deals with manufacturing, testing, packaging and distribution of drugs and medical devices
C. A shop where prescription drugs, over the counter medicines, medical devices and cosmetic and toilet preparations are stored, sold and dispensed
D. Both a and b

3. The Hospital formulary consists of list of ________in hospital.
A. Instruments
B. Drugs
C. Staff
D. Patients

4. absorption in infants and children is noticeably faster than in neonatal period.
A. Oral.
B. Topical
C. Intravenous.
D. Intramuscular.

5. Which of the following drug does not require therapeutic drug monitoring?
A. Digitoxin.
B. Gentamycin.
C. Phenytoin.
D. Paracetamol

6. The word “Hospital” originated from ______________ Latin word
A. Asclepieia
B. Hospitale
C. Hospice
D. None of the above

7. Substantial patient care and financial benefits can be greatly increased by using.
A. Generic drugs
B. Branded drugs
C. Both
D. None

8. Patient care services are also called as___________
A. Public Health services
B. Allied health services
C. Nursing services
D. Administrative services

9. The sponsor in clinical study is
A. Country.
B. Organization.
C. Society.
D. Cohort.

10. The written details for conduct trails to ensure quality control of trail is known as-
A. GCP.
B. SOP.
C. IEC.
D. ADR.

11. Presence of ketone bodies in urine indicates –
A. Kidney disfunction
B. Nephrosis
C. Hypoglycaemia
D. Mushroom poisoning

12. For 200 beds hospital number of pharmacist required are————–
A. 8
B. 10
C. 15
D. 5

13. Which is appropriate description of Average Costs?
A. The value of opportunities which have been lost by utilizing resources in
particular service or health technology.
B. The total costs (i.e. all the costs incurred in the delivery of a service) of a health care system divided by the units of production.
C. Independent of the number of units of production and include heating, lighting
and fixed staffing costs.
D. The cost of the consumption of medicines is a good example of variable costs.

14. Mean cell volume is a
A. Ratio of hematocrit RBC count
B. Ratio of Hb to RBC
C. Both
D. None

15. ————is example of civil hospital.
A. Elite hospital.
B. Budget hospital.
C. Private hospital.
D. Teaching hospital

16. For 200 beds hospital number of pharmacist required are————–
A. 8
B. 10
C. 15
D. 5

17. Match the following
1. Purchase a.act of exercise, directing, giuding or retainong power Over
2. Inventory b.act of obtaining an article by making payments in terms of money

3.control c.itemised list of goods with their estimated worth
A. 1-a, 2-b, 3-c
B. 1-b, 2-c, 3-a
C. 1-c, 2-b, 3-a
D. 1-b, 2-a, 3-c

18. According to ICH GCP the investigator “should be qualified by………………………
A. Training and experience
B. Education, training and experience
C. Education and experience
D. Education and training

19. Pharmaceutical equivalent that produce the same effects inpatients
A. Therapeutic equivalent
B. Therapeutic window
C. Minimum effective concentration(MEC)
D. Minimum toxic concentration(MTC)

20. The is the heart of the patient counseling session
A. Preparing for the session.
B. Opening the session.
C. Counselling content.
D. Closing the session.

21. The following are the principles of inventory control except-
A. Demand Forecasting
B. Accuracy
C. Warehouse flow
D. Overstocking

22. The count of haemoglobin _____________ In anaemia and leukemia.
A. Increases than normal range
B. Remains constant
C. Decreases than normal range
D. None of the above

23. Ambulatory patient are……………….
A. Required to admit in ward for treatment.
B. Required to go home after taking treatment in O.P.D.
C. Require emergency treatment.
D. None of the above.

24. The costs associated with inventory is/are-
A. Purchase price of the inventory
B. Re-order costs
C. Inventory holding costs, Shortage costs
D. All of the above

25. Which of the following is not an objective of budget preparation?
A. Monitor of hospital financial activities
B. Analysis of deviation
C. Development of stamdard
D. Allowing over expenditure

26. Pharmacy therapeutic committee (PTC) include

A. 3 doctors, 1 pharmacist, 1 nursing staff and hospital administrator.
B. 2 doctors, 2 pharmacist, 1 nursing staff and hospital administrator.
C. 2 doctors, 1 pharmacist, 2 nursing staff and hospital administrator.
D. 3 doctors, 2 pharmacist, 2 nursing staff and hospital administrator.

27. Long term and short term budgets have a duration of-
A. 2-5 years and 10 years
B. 5 years and 10 years
C. 5-10 years and 2 years
D. 2 years and 5 years

28. Activities of clinical pharmacist does not include-
A. Attending rounds
B. Studying of kinetics of drugs
C. Participating in clinical trials
D. None

29. Which is not true about OTC drugs.
A. Are non prescription drugs
B. Are minimally effective and safe as compared to prescription drugs, which are
more potent and frequently dangerous
C. Are easily available
D. None

30. DIS stands for-
A. Drug information services.
B. Drug implementation services.
C. Drug including syndromes.
D. Drug incorporation services.

31. Combination method for codification of various items of drug is a
A. Combination of mnemonic and alphabetical method
B. Combination of mnemonic and numerical method
C. Combination of numerical and letter code method
D. Combination of numerical and alphabetical method

32. Average time period for phase II clinical trials study is
A. Upto Four year
B. Upto Few month
C. Upto Two year
D. Upto several year

33. ____plays a vital role in the drug safety in Hospitals.
A. PTC
B. GMP
C. ADR
D. SOP

34. Guideline to achieve drug safety is as follow-
A. Dispensing of the medicine
B. Adequate facilities shall be provided for the storage and handling medicine in the pharmacy .
C. All of the above
D. None of the above

35. Which of the following is not an objective of budget preparation?
A. Monitor of hospital financial activities
B. Analysis of deviation
C. Development of stamdard
D. Allowing over expenditure

36. The objective of Hospital pharmacy is ____________________
A. To teach hospital pharmacist about ethics of Hospital Pharmacy
B. To ensure the availability of right medication at reasonable cost
C. To attract greater number of qualified pharmacist in the hospital
D. All of the above

37. Which of the following responsibility of the clinical pharmacist is in direct patient care area?
A. Supervision of drug administration techniques.
B. Providing drug information to physicians and nurses.
C. Identify drugs brought into the hospital by patients.
D. Reviewing of each patient’s drug administration forms periodically to ensure all doses have been administered.

38. Which of the following responsibility of community pharmacist is in dispensing area?
A. Reviews all doses missed, reschedule the doses as necessary & signs all drugs not given notices.
B. Supervision of drug administration.
C. Ensures that establishes policies & procedures are followed.
D. Reviewing of each patient’s drug administration forms periodically to ensure all doses have been administered.

39. The ward pharmacy is controlled by-
A. Satellite Pharmacy
B. Medical officer
C. Nurses
D. Pharmacist

40. Which of the following reaction is called Augmented adverse drug reactions?
A. Genetically determined effects.
B. Idiosyncracy.
C. Rebound effect on discontinuation
D. Allergic reactions &anaphylaxis.

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ARNOLD PHIRI Verified November 26, 2021 at 9:18 am
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This is so informative. I have gained more knowledge in pharmacy practice and will share with my colleagues. Thank you!

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