B1- Antibiotics

Antivirals

Antibiotic resistance

Stages of testing a new drug

Placebos 

Types of drug trials

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1. What is a placebo?

  • A harmless drug
  • medicine which lacks the drug being tested
  • medicine which contains the drug being tested
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2. What is a blind trial?

  • The doctor doesn't but the patient does know who was given the drug or placebo
  • neither the doctors or patients know who was given the drug or placebo
  • Doctors know but patients don't know who was given the drug or placebo
  • both the doctors and patients know who was given the drug or placebo

3. What causes antibiotic resistance?

  • A course of drugs not being finished
  • bacteria multiplying
  • A finished course of drugs

4. What will only kill bacteria?

  • Chemicals
  • Medicines
  • Drugs

5. Final stage of testing a new drug?

  • animal testing
  • Human testing
  • computer models
  • tissue culture

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