Guanfacine: Quiz

Question 1: There has been success when tic symptoms are co-morbid with ADHD, and as such, guanfacine and other alpha-2-adrenergic agonists (________) are commonly the first choice for treatment.

Question 2: Guanfacine has the cardiovascular effect of lowering ________.
Circulatory systemRenin-angiotensin systemBlood pressureVasodilation

Question 3: Others: mental/mood changes, tingling of the hands or feet, dry mouth, ________, decreased sexual desire, vision changes, taste changes, ringing in the ears, leg cramps.
Erectile dysfunctionSexual fetishismHypersexualitySexual dysfunction

Question 4: It is also effective in treating the symptoms of ________ (ADHD) as an alternative to stimulants.
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorderBipolar disorderSchizophreniaMajor depressive disorder

Question 5: Usual: Dizziness, drowsiness, headache, ________, gas pains, diarrhea, loss of appetite, fatigue, and nasal congestion may occur.
Irritable bowel syndromeConstipationUlcerative colitisCrohn's disease

Question 6: Rare: chest pain, ________, skin rash, swelling of the hands or feet, blurred vision, yellowing of the eyes or skin.
CoughPleurisyShortness of breathHemoptysis

Question 7: [2]) Another psychiatric use of guanfacine is for treatment of ________ symptoms.
Posttraumatic stress disorderAnxiety disorderBipolar disorderMajor depressive disorder

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