Overview of Benzodiazepine Drugs Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following distinguishes the uses of Klonopin from those of Xanax, based on the lesson?

Question 2 2. Taking either Klonopin or Xanax can result in dependence Which of the following contributes to the development of dependence?

Question 3 3. Your patient tells you their other doctor prescribed Restoril. What medication are they talking about?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is a dosage form temazepam most commonly comes in that alprazolam does not?

Question 5 5. Compared to escitalopram, alprazolam is more likely to lead to _____.

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Question 6 6. Both escitalopram and alprazolam are indicated to treat _____.

Question 7 7. An anxiolytic is used to treat _____?

Question 8 8. The protein which Alprazolam depends on for metabolism is _____?

Question 9 9. Which class of medications does Alprazolam belong to?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT an Alprazolam withdrawal symptom?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is the ACTIVE ingredient of Xanax?

Question 12 12. From the standpoint of its chemical composition, alprazolam is classified as which of the following?

Question 13 13. What can you say with respect to oxazepam, alprazolam, and pregnancy?

Question 14 14. If you wanted to use a drug to treat anxiety, but you only had immediate release oxazepam and alprazolam at your disposal, then which drug would be absorbed into the body and reach a peak concentration the soonest?

Question 15 15. Diazepam is best known as _____ while alprazolam is best known as _____.

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Question 16 16. Weight fluctuations are a side effect that _____.

Question 17 17. Which of the following scenarios is a contraindication to alprazolam's use?

Question 18 18.

Alprazolam shouldn't be used if a person _____.

I. Is allergic to it

II. Is hypersensitive to benzodiazepines

III. Is allergic to penicillin

Question 19 19. Clonazepam has a pregnancy risk category of _____. Lorazepam has a pregnancy risk category of _____.

Question 20 20.

Compared to lorazepam, clonazepam is MORE LIKELY to lead to which of the following adverse effects?

I. Drowsiness

II. Dizziness

III. Neuromuscular pain

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Question 21 21. Which of the following benzodiazepines is used primarily to treat insomnia?

Question 22 22. Which benzodiazepine can be used to treat depression?

Question 23 23. Caution should be used when prescribing alprazolam to which individual?

Question 24 24. Alprazolam is classified as what type of medication?

Question 25 25. Which side effect is more commonly associated with Klonopin than with Xanax?

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Question 26 26. Temazepam is NOT indicated for which of the following (while alprazolam is)?

Question 27 27. Pharmacologically speaking, how would you classify escitalopram and alprazolam?

Question 28 28. What is the approximate half-life of Alprazolam?

Question 29 29. In a discussion of medical substances, what does the word 'tolerance' refer to?

Question 30 30.

What is alprazolam used to treat?

I. Anxiety disorder

II. Pneumonia

III. Cancer

Overview of Benzodiazepine Drugs Chapter Exam Instructions

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