Drug Card Scavenger Hunt February 2019 Week # 1

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Question for the week of February 4, 2019

This contest is open to any pharmacy, medicine, nursing or other allied health student or trainee (resident, fellow).  Please use the link below to respond to this question.  The answer can be found in the Top 300 Pharmacy Drug Cards or the Top 100 Nonprescription Drug Cards on Access Pharmacy.

What is the starting dose of atorvastatin when used to treat familial hypercholesterolemia in children?

Use this link to respond:  February 4, 2019 Scavenger Hunt

One winner will be drawn from all correct responses received by Monday, February 11, 2019 and entered into a monthly drawing for a gift certificate redeemable for McGraw Hill publications. 

The correct answer to last week’s question (What is the generic name of a xanthine oxidase inhibitor approved for the treatment of gout, which can be used off-label to treat malaria?) was allopurinol.  The winner of last week's Drug Card Scavenger Hunt was Christina Verbetsky from Western New England University.  The winner of the January 2019 drawing for a McGraw Hill gift certificate was Phuoc Le from the University of Montana.  Check back every Monday for a new question and another chance to win!

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Jill Kolesar & Lee Vermeulen

Professors, University of Kentucky