Warfarin Mechanism of Action


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Warfarin is a type of:

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1. Warfarin is known by its brand name of:

2. The clotting factors involved in warfarin's mechanism of action are dependent on:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This multiple-choice quiz will ask you about warfarin and its mechanism of action. To pass the quiz, you'll need recognize the brand name of this drug, as well as the factors that are affected by it.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be asked to:

  • Know what type of medication warfarin is
  • Identify the brand name for this type of medicine
  • Understand what warfarin's mechanism of action relies on
  • Recognize the clotting factors that are affected by warfarin
  • Determine what the factors that are affected by warfarin make

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - draw the most important facts from the related medication lesson
  • Knowledge application - use what you know about warfarin to identify its brand name
  • Distinguishing differences - be able to tell the difference between clotting factors that are and are not affected by warfarin

Additional Learning

Review the related lesson, Warfarin Mechanism of Action, to learn more information about this topic. After studying the lesson, you should be able to:

  • Understand the common uses of warfarin
  • Recognize the function of fibrin
  • Know what platelets do