Science Quiz / MODA Adrenoreceptor Quiz

Random Science Quiz

Can you name the adrenoreceptor agonists and antagonists?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Forced Order
Also try: Solar System (A-Z)
Score 0/25 Timer 05:00
ActionDrugExtra Info
α-2 antagonist
α and β antagonistused to treat hypertension in pregnancy, four isomers, 3rd gen.
α-1 antagonistused in hypertension as a peripheral vasodilator
β-2 antagonist
β-2 agonistused in asthma to relax bronchi
adrenoreceptor agonistproduced in the adrenal gland from tyrosine
adrenoreceptor agonistproduced in the adrenal gland from NA
non-selective α-antagonistcauses reflex tachycardia and postural hypotension
α-2 antagonist
α-1 agonistused to raise BP in acute hypotension
highly selective β-1 blockerNOT ON DRUGS LIST, vasodilatation through NO release
non-selective β partial agonistnot useful in angina
β1 agonistused in acute cardiogenic shock and heart failure
ActionDrugExtra Info
β blockerclass II and III antidysrhythmic action
irreversible α-antagonistcan be used in combo with atenolol to prevent effects of large release of catecholamines during phaeochromocytoma excision
α-1 and non-selective beta antagonist3rd gen, used in heart failure
α-2 agonistfalse transmitter, centrally-acting hypertension
β-1 antagonistused in hypertension, cardiac dysrhytmia and angina
α-2 antagonistprodrug for alpha-methylNA, centrally acting antihypertensive
partial β agonistantihypertensive
β blockerused in small doses for mild to moderate heart failure
non-selective β-antagonistno longer used in hypertension due to bronchoconstriction
non-selective β-agonisthas an antagonistic isomer
α-2 agonistused in veterinary medicine for sedative effects
α-2 agonistslightly selective, centrally-acting antihypertensive (hindbrain), omitting a single dose leads to rebound hypertension

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Top Quizzes Today

Quiz Stats

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.