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2. 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

3. Which of these is not an excitatory neurotransmitter?

  • Acetylcholine
  • GABA
  • Dopamine
  • Noradrenaline

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

  • Breathing shallow/rapid
  • Cushingoid features
  • Increased blood pressure and cardiac output
  • Increased kidney perfusion

5. 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


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