2How many days will it take a patient injecting 23 units of Humulin R insulin daily to complete a 10 ml vial?A. 30 daysB. 23 daysC. 43 daysD. 14 days
3Which size needle and syringe would a very thin patient use if injecting 23 units of insulin daily? A. 1cc short 25 gaugeB. 1/3 cc short 30 gaugeC. ½ cc long 30 gaugeD. 1/3 cc long 25 gauge
4Glucagon is used:A. When a patient has high blood sugar (hyperglycemia)B. As a substitute for sugar in their diets.C. When a patient has low blood sugar (hypoglycemia)D. daily with insulin injections to prevent hypoglycemia.C. For low blood sugar
5Type 1 diabetics would not use which medication? A. LantusB. GlucagonC. GlucotrolD. Lispro
6Which insulin is cloudy? A. Humulin RB. Humulin NC. LantusD. All the drugs listed are cloudy
7Which statement is true regarding insulin and refrigeration? A. Insulin should never be refrigerated.B. Insulin should never be left outside of the refrigerator.C. Insulin is good for approximately 28 days outside of refrigeration.D. Insulin burns more when injected at room temperature.C.
8Which statement is true regarding Type 2 diabetes? A. Usually diagnosed during pregnancy.B. Only use insulin.C. Can use both insulin and oral medications.D. All of the answers are correct.
9Type 1 diabetics can increase their pancreatic output of insulin by changing their diet and exercise.A. TrueB. False
10Which insulin comes in an inhalation dosage form? A. ExuberaB. LantusC. HumalogD. Humulin 70/30 mix
11Which insulin can be given IV? A. Humulin RB. Humulin NC. LantusD. Humalog mix 75/25A. Humulin R
12Which drug is used to treat diabetes? A. MetforminB. SynthroidC. CoregD. Ritalin
13Which class of drugs is used to treat diabetes? A. SulfonylureasB. Ace inhibitorsC. AminoglycosidesD. Tetracyclines
14Glyburide is used to treat which disease? A. HyperlipidemiaB. Bipolar disorderC. DepressionD. Diabetes mellitus
15Insulin is used to treat which condition? A. HyperglycemiaB. HypoglycemiaC. HyperlipidemiaD. Hypercalcemia
16Where is insulin stored in the Pharmacy? A. FreezerB. RefrigeratorC. On a shelf at room temperatureD. None of these answers is correct.
17What is the proper temperature for insulin storage? A degrees FahrenheitB degrees FahrenheitC degrees FahrenheitD degrees Fahrenheit
18Hypoglycemia is defined as: A. Elevated cholesterolB. Low blood sugarC. High blood sugarD. Low calcium
19Which type of diabetes is usually diagnosed in childhood? A. Type 2B. Type 1C. GestationalD. Type 4
20Which type of diabetes is known as insulin dependent diabetes mellitus? A. Type 4B. Type 1C. Type AD. Type 2
21How many units are in a standard bottle of Regular U-100 insulin? C. 100D. 1000D units
22Humulin N is injected by which route of administration? A. IVB. IMC. SCD. IV Push
23Which type of injection offers the quickest onset of action? A. IMB. SCC. IVD. ID
24An HbA1C test will show glucose control over what period of time? A. 3 monthsB. 10 daysC. 1 monthD. 1 week
25How long can insulin be left at room temperature before it must be discarded? A. Approximately 1 monthB. Approximately 2 monthsC. Approximately 3 monthsD. Until the insulin reaches the expiration date listed on the bottle.
26Insulin injections should be given at the same injection site to maintain a constant level of absorption.A. TrueB. False