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2. Which of these may be used in palliative care for dyspnoea associated with partial obstruction?

  • Bronchodilators
  • Dexamethasone
  • Regular oral morphine or oxycodone at low doses
  • Diazepam or lorazepam

3. Which of these drugs has a higher potential for harm in renally impaired patients?

  • Alfentanil
  • Oxycodone
  • Fentanyl
  • Methadone

4. For the treatment of anxiety and agitation, which of the following is used in terminal restlessness?

  • Levopromazine
  • Lorazepam
  • Phenobarbitone
  • Midazolam
  • Haloperidol

5. What drugs can be used in palliative care for insomnia?

  • Metoclopramide, baclofen
  • Emollients, antihistamines
  • Temazepam, zopiclone
  • Nebulisers, opioids
  • Metronidazole
  • Tranexamic acid, topical adrenaline


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