Pharmacology for Pharmacy 1 Quiz: Sedative-Hypnotics and Stimulants

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What are the main categories of drugs discussed in PHARM 125 lecture on sedative-hypnotics and wake promoting agents?

Sedative-hypnotics, stimulants, Z-drugs, melatonergic agents, and antihistamines.

What are the adverse drug reactions (ADRs) associated with Lemborexant?

Lemborexant can cause adverse drug reactions (ADRs) such as somnolence, headache, and fatigue.

What are the indications for using Gabapentin and Pregabalin?

Gabapentin and Pregabalin are indicated for the treatment of anxiety and related disorders.

Explain the concept of physical dependence and tolerance in relation to benzodiazepines.

Physical dependence and tolerance can develop with prolonged use of benzodiazepines, leading to withdrawal symptoms and the need for higher doses to achieve the same effects.

What are the non-pharmacologic interventions mentioned for managing anxiety and related disorders?

Psychotherapy, sleep hygiene, and relaxation techniques are non-pharmacologic interventions recommended for managing anxiety and related disorders.

PHARM 125: Pharmacology for Pharmacy 1 covers the use of ______, stimulants, and other medications.


The antidote for benzodiazepine overdose is ______.


Anxiety is characterized by negative mood state, bodily symptoms of physical tension, and apprehension about the future, while fear is an immediate alarm reaction to danger, but both are normal human ______.


Quetiapine can be used at low doses for the treatment of ______.


Gabapentin and pregabalin are indicated for the treatment of ______.

anxiety and related disorders

Test your knowledge of sedative-hypnotics, stimulants, wake-promoting agents, and other pharmacological treatments in the context of pharmacy. This quiz covers medications such as Z-drugs, melatonergic agents, antihistamines, and benzodiazepines, along with their administration, adverse drug reactions, interactions, and indications.

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