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1. Introduction of a drug directly into the respiratory tract is a form of _______ administration.
A. parenteral
B. inhalation
C. topical
D. enteral

2. Ocular disorders include all of the following except

A. cataracts.
B. cardiomyopathy.
C. benign and malignant tumors.
D. conjunctivitis.

3. Enemas are administered

A. topically.
B. enterally.
C. parenterally.
D. by inhalation.

4. Degenerative diseases occur mostly in

A. young cats.
B. neglected dogs.
C. older pets.
D. companion animals.

5. Feline asthma would be an example of

A. respiratory and inflammatory disease.
B. neoplasia.
C. cardiac disease.
D. endocrine disease.

6. Rates of absorption of medication are important. In what order would methods of absorption be arranged from fastest to slowest?

A. Oral, injection, topical
B. Inhalation, topical, oral
C. Injection, oral, topical
D. Topical, oral, inhalation

7. Introduction of drugs into the gastrointestinal tract is a form of _______ administration.

A. parenteral
B. topical
C. enteral
D. inhalation

8. If a doctor knows that a cat has an eye disease but is unsure of the cause, the doctor chooses the drug

A. based on the desires of the client.
B. that's costly.
C. based on its primary effect.
D. based on the site of action.

9. Intervertebral disc disease falls under what site classification?

A. Respiratory
B. Neurologic
D. Musculoskeletal

10. Alteration of the physical form of a drug outside its label is

A. only done in IV admixtures.
B. never done in veterinary medicine.
C. only done by a physician.
D. called compounding.

11. If a cat has an infection, and the doctor is unsure where the infection is, the doctor chooses the drug

A. with the fewest side effects.
B. based on its primary effect.
C. based on the site of action.
D. with the widest range of effects.

12. _______ is an example of a degenerative disease in animals.

A. Hypothyroidism
B. Congestive heart failure
C. Lymphoma
D. Asthma

13. Which of the following are drugs that are important sources of toxicity because of their wide availability, OTC status, and uninformed use?

A. Antibiotics
B. Anticonvulsants
C. Hormones
D. Analgesics

14. A licensed veterinarian in the United States

A. can treat all nonhuman animals.
B. must be certified by the AVMA.
C. must choose a specialty.
D. can treat only animals specified on the license.

15. It's unacceptable to use human-labeled drugs for common diseases in food animals because veterinary-labeled drugs

A. are more effective.
B. are really the same thing.
C. cost the same.
D. are available.

16. Antibiotics are used to treat which of the following?

A. Degenerative disease
B. Infections
C. Tumors
D. Inflammatory disease

17. Insulin and levothyroxin are examples of

A. analgesics.
B. antibiotics.
C. anesthetics.
D. hormones.

18. Although not strictly enforced in small-animal medicine, the law states that drugs used to treat animals

A. must be dispensed by a veterinarian.
B. are illegal.
C. must have an animal label.
D. can be used in humans.

19. Compliance Policy Guides (CPGs) are documents dealing with

A. veterinary prescriptions.
B. enforcement discretion.
C. pharmaceutical inventories.
D. drug classification.

20. Harmful or toxic reactions to normal doses of common medication are

A. always serious.
B. subject to legal action.
C. adverse drug reactions.
D. always mild and include vomiting and diarrhea.
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