2 How 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
3 Which 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
4 Glucagon 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
5 Type 1 diabetics would not use which medication? A. LantusB. GlucagonC. GlucotrolD. Lispro
6 Which insulin is cloudy? A. Humulin RB. Humulin NC. LantusD. All the drugs listed are cloudy
7 Which 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.
8 Which 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.
9 Type 1 diabetics can increase their pancreatic output of insulin by changing their diet and exercise.A. TrueB. False
10 Which insulin comes in an inhalation dosage form? A. ExuberaB. LantusC. HumalogD. Humulin 70/30 mix
11 Which insulin can be given IV? A. Humulin RB. Humulin NC. LantusD. Humalog mix 75/25A. Humulin R
12 Which drug is used to treat diabetes? A. MetforminB. SynthroidC. CoregD. Ritalin
13 Which class of drugs is used to treat diabetes? A. SulfonylureasB. Ace inhibitorsC. AminoglycosidesD. Tetracyclines
14 Glyburide is used to treat which disease? A. HyperlipidemiaB. Bipolar disorderC. DepressionD. Diabetes mellitus
15 Insulin is used to treat which condition? A. HyperglycemiaB. HypoglycemiaC. HyperlipidemiaD. Hypercalcemia
16 Where is insulin stored in the Pharmacy? A. FreezerB. RefrigeratorC. On a shelf at room temperatureD. None of these answers is correct.
17 What is the proper temperature for insulin storage? A degrees FahrenheitB degrees FahrenheitC degrees FahrenheitD degrees Fahrenheit
18 Hypoglycemia is defined as: A. Elevated cholesterolB. Low blood sugarC. High blood sugarD. Low calcium
19 Which type of diabetes is usually diagnosed in childhood? A. Type 2B. Type 1C. GestationalD. Type 4
20 Which type of diabetes is known as insulin dependent diabetes mellitus? A. Type 4B. Type 1C. Type AD. Type 2
21 How many units are in a standard bottle of Regular U-100 insulin? C. 100D. 1000D units
22 Humulin N is injected by which route of administration? A. IVB. IMC. SCD. IV Push
23 Which type of injection offers the quickest onset of action? A. IMB. SCC. IVD. ID
24 An HbA1C test will show glucose control over what period of time? A. 3 monthsB. 10 daysC. 1 monthD. 1 week
25 How 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.
26 Insulin injections should be given at the same injection site to maintain a constant level of absorption.A. TrueB. False