Adenosine: Mechanism of Action & Indications


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What drug class is adenosine in?

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1. Which is a use for adenosine?

2. Which is another use for adenosine?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will quickly measure your understanding of the drug adenosine. You will be quizzed on what this drug is and how it is used.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz/worksheet set you'll test your knowledge of:

  • The reason adenosine is used to treat tachycardia
  • Different ways adenosine is used
  • The class of drugs adenosine is a part of

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on adenosine
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the reason adenosine works as a stress test
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question regarding how adenosine works when it's used for tachycardia

Additional Learning

To get a better understanding of this type of drug and the heart, read the lesson titled Adenosine: Mechanism of Action & Indications. You will explore:

  • How it's used for ACLS
  • The anatomy of the heart
  • Receptors within the heart