EXERCISES, LESSON 10
INSTRUCTIONS: Answer the following exercises by marking the lettered response
which best answers the question.
After you have completed all the exercises, turn to "Solutions to Exercises" at the end of
the lesson and check your answers. For each exercise answered incorrectly, reread the
material referenced with the solution.
1. The cholinergic blocking agents produce their effects by:
Forming a stable complex with acetylcholine.
Blocking or reducing normal parasympathetic innervation at the
Increasing the level of epinephrine or norepinephrine at the receptor site.
Preventing the acetylcholinesterase from destroying the acetylcholine at
the receptor site.
2. What other name is sometimes given to the cholinergic blocking agents?
3. The effect of the cholinergic blockers on the urinary bladder is: