Quiz: Pharmaceuticals and Biopharmaceuticals – 2

When did FDA regulated imprinting of drugs?

1. 1870

2. 1992

3. 1995

4. 2002


The exemption from the imprinting is for _____________?

1. Clinical investigational drugs

2. Extemporaneous formulations

3. Over the counter drugs

4. Both 1 and 2


Which of the following is the representative commercial production for sedation and skeletal muscle relaxation?

1. Valium (Diazepam)

2. Vasotec (Enalapril)

3. Lasix (Furosemide)

4. Aldomet (Methyldopa)


Which of the following tablet dosage form is used for both systemic and local actions?

1. Lozenges

2. Film coated tablets

3. Sugar coated tablets

4. Effervescent Tablets


Which of the following is known as hydrocarbon base for ointment?

1. Water soluble base

2. Water removable base

3. Absorption base

4. Oleaginous base


Further Reading:

Ansel’s Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms and Drug Delivery Systems

Multiple Choice Questions for Pharmacists by Usman Zafar Paracha

Nagina Anwar

Nagina Anwar is Medical and Business graduate (Pharm. D - gold medalist, MPhil, MBA exec., B.Sc.). She is pursuing her career in the field of education and freelancing as a lecturer and content writer, respectively. Writing is her passion, which she is pursuing for the last 6 years. She is continuously unlocking new horizons with national and international projects.

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