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2. Which of these is not an excitatory neurotransmitter?

  • Dopamine
  • GABA
  • Noradrenaline
  • Acetylcholine

3. Which of the following statements cannot be applied to local anaesthetics?

  • Lidocaine and pridlocaine are examples of local anaesthetics
  • They are long acting
  • They block transmission of nerve impulses
  • They are used for analgesia and paralysis

4. How do anxiolytics work on the nervous system?

  • Increase GABA in the brain
  • Decrease GABA in the brain
  • Increase the amount of noradrenaline produced
  • Decrease the amount of noradrenaline produced

5. Which of these groups of drugs block transmission in motor nerves?

  • Neuromuscular blocking drugs
  • Anxiolytics
  • Hypnotics
  • Anaesthetics

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