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If a bottle of protonix has a manufacturer assigned expiration date of 09/2015 what is the last day it can be used? September 30,2015
What is the generic name for keppra? Levetiracetam
Which insulin formulation(s) is/are considered to be "rapid acting?" Apidra, Humalog, Novalog
What is the route of administration for Xalatan (Latanoprost)? Ophthalmic
Which drug class is associated with the side effect of a dry, nonproductive cough? Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors
A patient who takes Coumadin is more likely to experience bleeding problems when taking which of these medications? Aspirin, Naproxen, Augmentin, Ciprofloxacin & Clindamycin
Which agency is responsible for enforcing the Federal Controlled Substances Act? DEA
"Includes drugs that are used medically, but have a high potential for abuse & physical/psychological dependence." Schedule ll
What is the name of the form used to order schedule ll controlled substances? DEA form 222
What is the purpose of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act? To protect the privacy of patient health information
The Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA) is intended to prevent accidental deaths in which age group? 5 years and younger
What is the name of the REMS program for isotretinoin? iPledge
What is the maximum amount of pseudoephedrine one person may purchase in one day 3.6 grams
Why is thalidomide only available through a restricted drug program? Thalidomide is known to cause birth defects
When selecting a filter for Total Nutrient Admixtures (TNAs), which contain emulsified fat droplets, what is the optimal filter pore size? 1.2 microns
Which two substances are most likely to bind with calcium to form an insoluble precipitate? Vitamin C & Phosphate
Humalog and Novolog are examples of Rapid acting, brand name & high alert
Hydralazine and Hydroxyzine are examples of Allergy medications
What is the purpose of tall man lettering? To emphasize the spelling differences between medications with similar names
How does the use of leading zeros affect the likelihood of a prescription order interpretation error? Use of leading zeros decreases the likelihood of an error
Why are anticoagulant medications, such as heparin, considered "high alert" medications institutional settings? High doses can cause severe and potentially fatal bleeding
Which employee(s) is/are authorized to perform a drug utilization review (DUR)? Cashier
Which two entities are working together in a campaign to eliminate the use of error-prone abbreviations? ISMP & FDA
For a physician tp prescribe Suboxone outside of a narcotic treatment facility, he/she must have a special DEA number that begins with which letter? X
Which FDA recall would be issued for a product that is unlikely to cause adverse health effects? Class lll
Describe Provigil(modafinil)? Schedule lV controlled substance used to treat fatigue
What piece of information is most useful in the event of recall? Lot number
Which reference would you use to determine if one drug product is therapeutically equivalent to another drug product? Orange Book
What program could be used to maintain a record of a patients medication history? Meditech
Home infusion pharmacies specialize in dispensing Sterile infusion products
What is appropriate for cleaning a laminar airflow hood? 70% isopropyl alcohol
Four numbers needed to submit a prescription drug insurance claim BIN, Group number, ID number, telephone number
Which is a type of insurance plan? PPO
Requires patient counseling by a pharmacist Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act
While preparing an IV admixture, you observe an unexpected color. change. This is the most likely a sign of.. Incompatibility
Which vitamin can be used to lower cholesterol and triglycerides? Vitamin B3(Niacin)
Which insulin formulation is available OTC? Novolin 70/30
Which product reverses the effect of warfarin? Vitamin K
Which medication is typically considered to be a "high alert medication?" Heparin
What herbal supplement can be used to alleviate symptoms of menopause? Black Cohosh
What law authorizes the FDA to force drug manufactures to comply with Risk Evaluation & Mitigation Strategies (REMS)? FDA Amendments Act of 2007
Anabolic Steroids is which of the following controlled scheduled substances Schedule lll
Exempt narcotics are included in which of the following controlled substance schedules Schedule V
What organization issues a pharmacy's National Provider Identifier? (NPI) Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)



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