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2. Paracetamol is a type of drug which:

  • Relives symptoms
  • Treats symptoms

3. Thalidomide was originally developed as a sleeping pill.

  • True
  • False

4. Cannabis is known as 'the gateway drug', because:

  • It puts people in touch with illegal drug dealers.
  • It makes people want a stronger drug.

5. A double-blind trial is when...

  • Neither the doctor nor patient know who has received the real drug and who has received the placebo.
  • Neither the pharmacist nor doctor are aware of the patient has received the real drug or the placebo.
  • Neither the patient or the pharmacist are aware if the doctor had prescribed the real drug or the placebo.

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