Chapter 4: Skeletal Muscle-Relaxant Drugs
What is the difference between muscle spasm and spasticity?
A. Spasm is usually a result of muscle trauma.
B. Spasm is usually a result of a CNS lesion.
C. Spasticity is usually a result of intense activity
D. Spasticity is usually a result of prolonged muscle contraction.
The use of prescription muscle relaxant drugs in combination with which of the following will reduce muscle spasm?
B. Regular practice and activity
C. Correct sitting posture
D. Psychological counseling
Prescription muscle relaxants have what effect when combined with alcohol?
The main adverse effect of muscle relaxants mentioned in this chapter is:
When is the best time to schedule an athlete who takes muscle relaxants to come in for adjunct therapy?
A. During the end portion of the drug's duration of action
B. During the middle portion of the drug's duration of action
C. During the most relaxed time for the athlete
D. During the athlete's regular practice session