Q1. Valproate is very effective against:
a) Absence seizures
b) Myoclonic seizures
c) Generalized tonic-clonic seizures
d) All of the above

Q2. Which of the following drugs is used in the treatment of Parkinsonian disorders?
a) Phenytoin
b) Selegiline
c) Haloperidol
d) Fluoxetine

Q3. Which of the following agents is an inhibitor of aldehyde dehydrogenase?
a) Fomepizole
b) Ethanol
c) Disulfiram
d) Naltrexone

Q4. Which of the following opioid analgesics is a strong mu receptor agonist?
a) Naloxone
b) Morphine
c) Pentazocine
d) Buprenorphine

Q5. Which of the following MAO inhibitors has amphetamine-like activity and is related to nonhydrazide derivatives:  
a) Phenelzine
b) Moclobemide
c) Tranylcypramine
d) All of the above

Q6. Indicate the benzodiazepine, which has  the shortest elimination half-life:
a) Quazepam
b) Triazolam
c) Diazepam
d) Clorazepate

Q7. Caffeine does not cause:
a) Inhibition of gastric secretion
b) Hyperglycemia
c) Moderate diuretic action
d) Increase in free fatty acids

Q8. Which of the following hormones is produced by the anterior lobe  of the pituitary?
a) Thyrotropin-releasing hormone (TRH)
b) Corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH)
c) Growth hormone (somatotropin, GH)
d) Growth hormone-releasing hormone (GHRH)

Q9.  Side effect of first-generation histamine H1 antagonists is:
a) Aplastic anemia
b) Vomiting, tinnitus, decreased hearing
c) Sedation
d) Gastric ulcers and upper gastrointestinal bleeding

Q10. Tick the drug belonging to antibiotics-tetracyclines:
a) Doxycycline
b) Streptomycin
c) Clarithromycin
d) Amoxacillin



1-d;   2-b;    3-c;    4-b;      5-c;   6-b;    7-a;     8- c;  9- c;   10-a