APA Online CE Quiz

No. 48

Title: RX Primer: The Psychostimulants

1. The stimulant medicines are used for all of the following disorders except:
A) Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
B) Depression.
C) Narcolepsy.
D) Schizophrenia.

2. The medicine listed below that is not a Schedule-IV controlled substance is:
A) Atomoxetine (StratteraTM).
B) Dextroamphetamine (DexedrineTM).
C) Methylphenidate (RitalinTM).
D) Pemoline (CylertTM).

3. A contraindication for the use of atomoxetine (StratteraTM) is:
A) Amblyopia.
B) Detached retina.
C) Glaucoma.
D) Headache.

4. Methylphenidate (RitalinTM) should not be used in children below the age of:
A) Three years.
B) Four years.
C) Five years.
D) Six years.

5. One would want to be very cautious using stimulants in someone with:
A) Anxiety disorder.
B) Bipolar disease.
C) Schizophrenia.
D) All of the above.

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