What license must a physician have to dispense, prescribe, or administer controlled substances?
Physicians with a narcotic license are required to register on june 30 of each year with
drug enforcement Agency
A liquid preparation which mixes fine droplets of an oil in water, such as castor oil, is called a
Schedule I drugs include
substances that have no accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse
The buccal method of administering a drug is done by
placing the medication between the gum and cheek
Oxygen is ordered as percetage of oxygen concentration and its rate of delivery is written as
liters per minute
An inactive substance substituted in place of the actual drug to satisfy the patient is called
of the physician's desk reference is where a medical assistant would be able to locate a medication by brand or generic name.
the pink pages
Medications can be located in the physician's drug reference under all of the following categories Except
The physician has ordered 500 mg. of a medication the amount on hand is 250mg per tablet how many tablets will be given?
The physician has ordered 0.2 Gm of a medication. The amount on hand is 400 mg tabs. How many tablets will be given to the patient?
0.5 because 0.2 equals 200 mg