Drugs Acting on the Nervous System

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1. Which of these may be a side effect of taking anaesthetics?

  • Increased kidney perfusion
  • Breathing shallow/rapid
  • Increased blood pressure and cardiac output
  • Cushingoid features
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2. Which of these groups of drugs block transmission in motor nerves?

  • Hypnotics
  • Anaesthetics
  • Neuromuscular blocking drugs
  • Anxiolytics

3. Which form of drug administration is not used when giving benzodiazepines?

  • Topical
  • Rectal
  • Oral
  • Intravenous Injection

4. Which of these is not an excitatory neurotransmitter?

  • Dopamine
  • Acetylcholine
  • GABA
  • Noradrenaline

5. Which of these is an example of an inhaled anaesthetic?

  • Atenolol
  • Isoflurane
  • Salbutamol
  • Lorazepam


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