Sleep Disorder Drug Review Questions

  1. Which agent may cause a decrease in fertility?




    C) Rozerem
  2. Which agent is a good first line treatment option for someone with a history of drug abuse?




    A) Rozerem
  3. Which medication for insomnia can cause rebound anxiety?




    C) Halcion
  4. Which of the following is used for the treatment of cataplexy?




    D) Xyrem
  5. Which drug is an orexin receptor antagonist?




    C) Suvorexant
  6. What is the maximum dose (mg) of Remeron?




    C) 45
  7. Which agent is FDA approved to treat restless leg syndrome?




    C) Mirapex
  8. What is an appropriate dose for insomnia?




    C) Sonata 5 mg PO HS
  9. Which agent is a benzodiazepine?




    B) Restoril
  10. What is the recommended starting dose (mg) of Ambien IR in women?




    A) 5
  11. Which agent is not preferred in elderly patients secondary to its anticholinergic properties?




    C) Benadryl
  12. Which benzodiazepine has the longest duration of action?




    D) Flurazepam
  13. Which medication is FDA approved for sleep disorders in children?




    A) None of the above are FDA Approved in children
  14. Which benzodiazepine is preferred in hepatic impairment?




    D) Temazepam
  15. Which benzodiazepine is preferred in patients with liver impairment?




    D) Lorazepam
  16. What is the classification of Requip?




    B) DA Agonist
  17. Which of the following should not be used in pregnancy?




    C) Restoril
  18. Which agent is FDA approved to treat restless leg syndrome?




    A) Mirapex
  19. All of the following are helpful for sleep onset except:




    D) Epitol
  20. Which of the following may be dosed twice in one night to address WASO?




    A) Sonata
  21. Cardiotoxicity is an adverse effect of which agent?




    B) Elavil
  22. Which of the following is FDA approved for shift work sleep disorder?




    C) Modafanil
  23. Which agent is not considered a first line agent for sleep disorders




    C) Benadryl
  24. Which medication is a stimulant?




    A) Adderall
  25. What medication is a low dose sedating antidepressant?




    A) Remeron
  26. Which medication is FDA approved for shift work sleep disorder?




    B) Provigil
  27. What is the classification of Restoril?




    C) Benzodiazepine
  28. What is the classification of Silenor?




    D) Antidepressant
  29. Which herbal medication causes hepatotoxicity?




    C) Kava Kava
  30. What is the mechanism of action of Adderall?




    D) Blocks the reuptake of NE and DA
  31. Which of the following has the fastest onset of action?




    B) Zolpidem CR
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Sleep Disorder Drug Review Questions
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IT 2 (MT 3): Sleep Disorder Drug Review Questions
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