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Pharmac Law mod 3

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Pharmacists can write a scrip in CA true
As of January 1, 2005 all written controlled substance scrips (Schedule 11-IV) must be on security prescription forms true
Fax and oral prescriptions for Schedules III, IV, and V are allowed true
HIPPA deals with patient's right to continue of health insurance even when changing employers true
Our Unit Dose pharmacy is arranged alphabetically by generic name true
On Jan 1st, 2005, all pharmacies begin submitting Schedule III scrips info to the Controlled Utilization Review and Evaluation System (CURES) program
Data available for prescribers and pharmacists who wish to obtain a patient drug history for some under their care CURES
The OBRA 90 deals with the requirement of the pharmacist to counsel the customer who is receiving a new scrip
As you go from Schedule-I to schedule-V the potential for abuse increases false
A licensed technician may call the doctor's office for refill auth true
A verbal order for Schedule II drug may be filled during a natural disaster true
Sedatives are drugs used to reduce the desire for physical activity, while hypnotyics are used to induce sleep true
All brand or trade drug names should be capitalized true
Which form must be filled out for a pharmacy to order narcotics Form 222
Answering patient questions about their medications.... is NOT the duty of a pharmacy tech
A patient draw is filled for enough meds for 24 hrs
The name of the binder that each pharmacy has that contains the protocol of the pharmacy is called Policies and Procedures
The highest level of recall dealing with products that could cause serious harm or even death is known as Class I
The five schedules for controlled substances were established on the basis of abuse potential (CSA 1970-Abuse Substance Act)
If the local, state, and federal pharmacy law differs, which law applies the tougher law
What agency is responsible for a drug recall FDA
What act requires the pharmacist to offer counseling to Medicaid patients regarding medications OBRA
The purpose of the Pure Food and Drug Act of 1906 was to prohibit interstate transportation of adulterated drugs (contaminated)
Misbranded drugs may include those that are labeled with misleading information
Legend drugs are also know as prescription drugs
The amendment that required that drugs be effective as well as safe was the Kefauver-Harris Amendent
To combat and control drug abuse, what Act was passed Controlled Substances Act
The Drug Enforcement Adminstration (DEA) was created to enforce and prevent the abuse of controlled substances
What act requires over-the-counter and legend drugs be packaged in child-resistant containers Poison Prevention Packaging
Under teh Drug Listing Act of 1972, each new drug is assigned a unique and permanent product identifier called the National Drug Code (NDC)
An orphan drug is one that is intended for use in a few patiensts with a rare disease
The creation of generic and innovative new drugs is encouraged by the __________ act Drug Price Competitiion and Patent-Term Restoration
The Prescription Drug Marketing Act of 1987 prohibits reimportation of drugs into the United States by anyone exept the manufacturer
The ______ Act requires that pharmacists review the patient's profile and offer to counsel the patient Omnibus Budget Reconciliation (OBR)
A pharmacist is required to offer counsel to offer counsel to the patient regarding the the methods of self-monitoring
The Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act requires the manufacturers to provide rebates to Medicaid for the difference between wholesale and average billed prices
After the FDA removes a dietary supplement from the market all unsold lots of the product must be destroyed
Under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) health insurance can be moved between employers without restrictions
One of the main purposes of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) is to safeguard patient confidentiality
Under the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 Medicare beneficiaries pay an extra premium for prescription benefits
When advertising a drug to the public, the manufacturer must disclose contraindications
The FDA can force a manufacturer to recall a drug product if it causes serious adverse reactions
In a class I recall, the drug will probably cause or lead to serious adverse health events or death
___________ is a voluntary program that allows any healthcare professional to report a serious adverse event, product problem, or medication error suspected to be associated with and FDA-regulated drug MedWatch
Dentist can prescribe controlled substances
Which schedule of drug must be prescribed in writing EXCEPT in the case of emergency Schedule II
If a forgery of a prescription is suspected, the pharmacist should retain the scrip, detain the patient and notify the police
The ___ sets official quality standards for drug products, whereas the ___ sets the professional standards for pharmacists USP and NABP
A manufactured drug product must conform to standards set by the ___ to avoid possible charges of adulteration and misbranding USP
A pharmacist my have his/her license to practice revoked by state board of pharmacy
Prescriptions for nonscheduled drugs are usually refillable for up to one year from the date written
Prescriptions for C-III, C-IV, and C-V drugs are usually refillable for up to 5 times in six months from the date written
The role of the pharmacy tech is defined from state to state
The pharm tech may typically count or pour meds, calculate weights and measures of compounded meds, interpret and evaluate scripts
In the preparation of a compounded prescription, which of the following activities must be performed by a pharmacist calculating weights
Standard of care applies to level of care exptected from healthcare providers
In the state of CA all written controlled substance scrips (Schedules II-V) must be on a security prescription form
Which information would be used to accurately isolate the drug being recalled Lot #
What classificatin is Adderall C-II
Federal law requires what information to be documented on a daily basis a log of controlled substances dispensed
What is the purpose of a DEA form 222 to order schedule II drugs
Marinol is a C-III
Who is responsible for making sure that a drug is properly labeled and does NOT cause a health hazard FDA
Which federal legislation enacted in 1970 regulates the use and distribution of substance with high abuse potential CSA
What schedule of controlled substance are non-refillable schedule II
What schedule of controlled substances can be refilled up to 5 times in 6 months schedule III, IV and V
The controlled Utilization Review & Evaluation System obligates pharmacies to report the distibution of specific legend drugs on a weekly basis
Respiratory depression is a major side effect produced by narcotic analgesics
Federal law requires that all controlled substances dispensed bear the following statement on the label Federal law prohibits the transfer of this drug to another person
Who is responsible for the drug recall process FDA
California state law requires all controlled substances be written on security form, be filled within 6 months from the date written, carry a warning distribution of a medication
What drug information source would a techician use for information concerning the dosing of a newly marketed antihypertensice facts and comparisons
The Food, Drug, and Cosmetic (FDC) Act of 1938 requires a new drug application (NDA) to be filed before marketing of new drugs
The Durham-Humphrey Amendement of 1951 provided for refilling of prescriptions, dispensing of drugs OTC, taking verbal prescriptions
Schedule II drugs have the potential for severe psychological and physical dependence, cannot be re-filled, cannot be prescribed by phone except in an emergency
A schedule V drug may be sold without a prescription in some states, has the lowest abuse potential
Through the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act of 1938, the FDA had the authority to approve or deny a new drug, conduct inspections to ensure compliance
Exceptions to the requirement for child-resistant containers include inhalation aerosols, oral contraceptives to be taken cyclincally, NTG Sl tabs
Generic drugs can be marketed by any mfg once the original patent expires, they are usually less expensive then the brand name drug
Under the Diet Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA), manufactures of dietary supplements are NOT required to prove safety, effectiveness, standardization
Benzodiazepines have many uses anticonvulsants, antianxiety, muscle relaxant, sedatives, hypnotics
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