In 2014 this event considered drugs from Novarits. The questions were as follows:
For all answers, please indicate where you found the information (web site or article)
This drug is in a class called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID). Find another NSAID drug. Give its name and who manufactures it.
Find an article in a scholarly journal that describes the use of Diclofenac to treat arthritis
Find an adverse effect (side effect) of Diclofenac
The CAS Number (Chemical Abstracts Service) is an identifier given to all chemical substances. Find the CAS number for Entacapone
Find an article in a scholarly journal that demonstrates the use of Entacapone in the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease
Find the name of another drug that is used to treat Parkinson’s Disease
Find the trade name (brand name) used for Rivastigimine
Find an article in a scholarly journal that describes the use a Rivastigimine patch used therapeutically
Find the molecular weight of Rivastigimine
Find an article in a scholarly journal that describes the dissolution of Nateglinide
What is its CAS Registry Number
Clozapine is a Novartis Drug that was not selected for this competition.
Find the structure of it. Give the web site where it was found. Then copy and paste the structure to your word processing file.
How is Clozapine used therapeutically
Find a United States patent where Novartis is the assignee. Just report the number of the patent
Questions in 2015 will be similar but about other drug substances.