1. What is the duration of action of Vecuronium?
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2. How does tetrodotoxin act?
- It systemically blocks the sodium channels involved in propagating the nerve impulse
- It systemically blocks the calcium channels involved in propagating the nerve impulse
- It systemically blocks the action of AChE in breaking down ACh in the synaptic cleft
- It systemically blocks the release of ACh by breaking down the ACh vesicles whilst they are still in the pre-synaptic knob
3. What is the duration of action of Suxamethonium?
4. Both Vecuronium and Suxamethonium are metabolised, but they differ in their method of clearance. How is Suxamethonium cleared?
- Passed out in faeces
- Plasma Cholinesterase
- Liver metabolism & voided in urine
5. Identify the symptom most commonly assoicated with organophosphate poisoning.
- Increased urine output
- Bursting eyeballs
- Respiratory muscle paralysis