Quiz: Introduction to Dosage Forms – 2

You can find the quiz below and remember there can be more than one answers.

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Which of the following is branch of medicine which deals with the study of drug doses?

1. Pathology

2. Posology

3. Pharmacovigilance

4. Pharmacokinetics


Which dosage form releases gas due to bubble action when comes in contact with water?

1. Effervescent tablets

2. Molded tablets

3. Chewable tablets

4. Enteric coated tablets


Which of the following is not a part of semisolid dosage form?

1. Gels

2. Creams

3. Capsules

4. Ointment


Which of the following polysaccharide is the natural thickening agent?

1. Tragacanth

2. Methylcellulose

3. Carbomer

4. Clay


Why Tolu syrup is preferred over Syrup B.P as a pharmaceutical vehicle in the formulation of linctus?

1. Flavor

2. Aromatic odour

3. Both 1 and 2

4. None of these


Further Reading:

Ansels Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms And Drug Delivery Systems *

Cooper and Gunn’ss Dispensing for Pharmaceutical Students *

* – Affiliate links

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