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5-HT3 Antagonist Drugs Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. When ordering ondansetron, it is important for the medical provider to consider the effect it has on the liver as well as _____.

Question 2 2. The process by which drugs are absorbed and metabolized within the body is known as _____.

Question 3 3. It is important to monitor a patient who recently started a new medication like ondansetron because _____.

Question 4 4. Antiemetics are types of drugs that _____.

Question 5 5. A patient recently starting taking ondansetron and has just developed diffuse sweating and appears to be confused and extremely tired. You might suspect _____.

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Question 6 6. What is the maximus dosage of ondansetron in a twenty-four hour period?

Question 7 7. What are the three forms that ondansetron comes in to take to reduce nausea?

Question 8 8. A serious side effect of ondansetron that must be reported to your doctor is _____.

Question 9 9. Ondansetron blocks the action of _____ to reduce nausea and vomiting.

Question 10 10. Two common side effects of ondansetron include:

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Question 11 11. Ondansetron's mechanism of action is which of the following?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is a contraindication to taking ondansetron?

Question 13 13. Ondansetron is a medication used for which purpose?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is an adverse drug reaction NOT associated with ondansetron.

Question 15 15. Which pregnancy category has been assigned to ondansetron?

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Question 16 16. Often used for nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy, ondansetron may also be useful for people experiencing _____.

Question 17 17. The structure of ondansetron consists of _____.

Question 18 18. Ondansetron works to block the chemical serotonin, which is commonly found in all of the following EXCEPT _____.

Question 19 19. Your friend is prescribed ondansetron to take along with his chemotherapy medication but doesn't understand why. You explain _____.

Question 20 20. Ondansetron is classified as a _____.

5-HT3 Antagonist Drugs Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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