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Fluvoxamine: Quiz


Question 1: It has negligible affinity for the ________ or any other receptor, with the sole exception of the sigma-σ1 receptor.
Dopamine transporterVesicular monoamine transporter 2Vesicular monoamine transporterVesicular monoamine transporter 1

Question 2:
What is the chemical name of Fluvoxamine (IUPAC)
-5-methoxy-1-4-(trifluoromethyl)phenylpentan-1-one O-2-aminoethyl oxime

Question 3:
What is the molecular weight of Fluvoxamine?
466.551 g/mol
666.894 g/mol
301.72438 g/mol

Question 4: Fluvoxamine has a low potential for the drug interactions which are based on inhibition of enzyme Cytochrome P450 ________.

Question 5: Fluvoxamine inhibits metabolism of diazepam and phenytoin via ________ and metabolism of aripiprazole, chlorpromazine, clozapine, haloperidol, olanzapine, perphenazine, risperidone, thioridazine and zuclopenthixol via CYP2D6 as well as of aripiprazole, clozapine, haloperidol, quetiapine, risperidone and ziprasidone via CYP3A4.

Question 6: Of major concern is the fact that the ________ found in tobacco smoke are potent inducers of CYP1A2 so that smokers may require significant modification of medication dosage.
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbonHigh-fructose corn syrupFormaldehydeLead poisoning

Question 7: Fluvoxamine has the shortest ________ of all SSRIs; its mean serum half-life is 15.6 hours.
Half-lifeCosmic rayNuclear fissionRadioactive decay

Question 8: codeine, morphine, tramadol) and ________ (eg.

Question 9: Fluvoxamine may help in the treatment of ________.
ConstipationIrritable bowel syndromeCrohn's diseaseCoeliac disease

Question 10: Fluvoxamine does, however, inhibit cytochrome P450 enzyme ________, which metabolises agomelatine, caffeine, clozapine, haloperidol, phenacetin, tacrine, theophylline, and olanzapine.

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