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Q1. Mature erythrocytes do not contain
a.Glycolytic enzymes
b. HMP shunt enzymes
c. Pyridine nucleotide
d. ATP

Q2. Absorbance and transmittance are 

a. Directly proportional
b. Inversely proportional
c. Linearly proportional
d. Not related

Q3.  Thiotepa, a cytotoxic agent, is assayed by titrating with 

a. HCl
b. HClO4
c. Na2S2O3
d. KMnO4

Q4. Any viscometer can be used for determining viscosity of …….systems
a. Newtonian
b. Non-Newtonian
c. Both  of the above
d. None of the above

Q5. Picking process occurs in tablets due to

a.Due to entrapment of air
b. Due to moisture content
c. Both  of the above
d. None of the above

Q 6. The IUPAC name of Pethidine is, 

a. RS-dimethyl[1-phenyl-3-(phenothiazin-10-yl)propyl]amine
b. Ethyl-1-methyl-4-phenyl-piperidine-carboxylate
c. RS-1-isopropylamino-3-(1-nephthyloxy)-propon-2-ol
d. Propyl-4-carbamoylmethoxy-3-methoxy-phenyl acetate

Q7. Electrical driving of charged molecules into tissue is known as

a. Iontophoresis
b. Sonophoresis
c. Electroporation
d. None of the above

Q 8. List of minimum equipment necessary for running of pharmacy is given in schedule

a. M
b. N
c. Q
d. R

Q 9. The conversion of deoxyuridine monophosphate to thymidine monophosphate is catalysed by

a. Ribonucleoside reductase enzyme
b. Thymidylate synthase enzyme
c. CTP synthase enzyme
d. Orotidylic acid decarboxylase enzyme

Q 10. The poison act passed in the year,

a. 1857
b. 1919
c. 1948
d. 1971


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

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Q1. Select an endocrine drug which is a steroidal derivative:

a) Gonadorelin

b) Insulin

c) Levothyroxine

d) Hydrocortisone

Q2. Composition of Molisch reagent is

a) Alpha napthol + sulphuric acid

b) Beta napthol + sulphuric acid

c) Naphthylamine + sulphuric acid

d) Phenol + sulphuric acid

Q3. Purity of water can be assessed by determining one of its following properties instrumentally :

a) pH

b) Refractivity

c) Viscosity

d) Conductivity

Q4. Bisphosphonates are indicated in the following condition:

a) Organophosphate poisoning

b) Dementia

c) Steven’s Johnson syndrome

d) Osteoporosis

Q5. The following tetracycline has the potential to cause vestibular toxicity:

a) Minocycline

b) Demeclocycline

c) Doxycycline

d) Tetracycline

Q6. In the Drugs and Cosmetics Act and Rules, the Schedule relating to GMP is

a) Schedule M

b) Schedule C

c) Schedule Y

d) Schedule H

Q7. Identify a rational combination which has clinical benefit :

a) Norfloxacin – Metronidazole

b) Alprazolam – Paracetamol

c) Cisapride – Omeprazole

d)Amoxycillin – Clavulanic acid

Q8. Tropane alkaloids are NOT present in

a) Datura stramonium

b) Erythroxylum coca

c) Duboisia myoporoides

d) Lobelia inflata

Q9. The synonym for ‘Sesame oil’:

a) Hydrocarbons oil

b)  Margosa oil

c) Maize oil

d)  Gingally oil

Q10. The drug of choice for controlling postpartum haemorrhage is:

a) Oxytocin

b) Methylergometrine

c) Dihydroergotamine

d) Prostaglandin E2

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

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