Immunology Pharma MCQs (For FCPS Part 1)

Immunology Pharma MCQs (For FCPS Part 1)

1. Azathioprine:

a. Toxicity increase with xanthine oxidase inhibitor

b. Inhibit synthesis of folinic acid

c. Inactivated by oxidases

d. None of above

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Ans. A

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2. Cyclosporin acts by

a. Stimulating production of NK cells

b. Modifying maturation of T cells

c. Inhibiting NK cells

d. Depress function of B cells

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Ans. B. All immunosuppresants suppress cellular immunity (T cells), mostly by preventing IL-2 transcription.

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3. Which is not immunosupressant

a. Anticholenergic agent

b. Corticosteroid

c. Methotrexate

d. Cyclosporin

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Ans. A

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4. immunosuppression is achieved by the use of following Substances except

A. Anti-cholinergic drugs

B. Anti-lymphocytic serum

C cyclophosphamide

D. Cyclosporin-a

E. Hydrocortisone

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Ans. A

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5. which of the following agent cause nephrotoxicty without bone marrow depression in a patient following its use in liver transplant

A. Azathioprine

B. Cyclophosphamide

C. Cyclosporin

D Muromonab cede monoclonal antibody

E. Prednisone

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Ans. C

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