The MPJE, which is also known as the Pharmacy Law Test, is a pharmacy law exam which you must pass in order to become a licensed pharmacist. MPJE questions cover federal drug laws as well as the laws and regulations of the specific state that you are testing for. Our free MPJE practice questions will help with your review of the federal laws and regulations. Try these 10 sample questions on our MPJE Practice Exam to see if you are prepared for your test. For state-specific practice questions and study guides, be sure to check out our overview of the best MPJE Study Guides.
What is the main purpose of the Phase 3 clinical trial for a new drug?
To evaluate the drug's safety on laboratory animals
To determine the adverse effects and proper dosage
To determine the drug's effectiveness versus the effectiveness of a placebo
To determine whether the drug can be safely given to humans
To assess the marketability of the drug
What is the term for a pharmaceutical agent that has been developed specifically to treat a rare medical condition?
Type 3 drug
Type N drug
What is the correct order for the 3 segments of the NDC code?
Package Segment, Labeler Code, Product Segment
Product Segment, Labeler Code, Package Segment
Labeler Code, Package Segment, Product Segment
Package Segment, Product Segment, Labeler Code
Labeler Code, Product Segment, Package Segment.
A drug is found to be under-strength, although it is not used to treat a life-threatening disease. What type of recall will be required?
No recall will be required
After a prescription has been filled and dispensed, who is the legal owner of the prescription?
The state board of pharmacy
The prescription must be shredded immediately
For a drug to be considered Pharmaceutically Equivalent, all of the following must be true EXCEPT
Identical amounts of the same active ingredient
Identical strength or concentration
Same route of administration
Same dosage form
Which of the following would NOT be a privacy violation under HIPPA?
I. Leaving an extensive message regarding a prescription with the patient's spouse.
II. Allowing a pharmaceutical sales rep to review the prescription files of only the patients who use the firms products.
III. Mailing a prescription reminder to a patient in a sealed envelope.
I & II only
II & III only
I, II, & III
There is positive evidence that a new drug could create a risk to the human fetus based on investigational studies. However, the potential benefits of the drug may still justify use of the drug in pregnant women despite these possible risks. What pregnancy category would this drug be classified in?
Heroin would be classified as which type of controlled substance?
Which of these would be classified as Schedule III controlled substances?
I. Anabolic Steroids
I & II only
II & III only
I, II, & III
A drug is considered to be an orphan drug if it is for rare diseases or conditions that impact fewer than how many people in the U.S.?
Which of the following is true regarding the stocking and dispensing of methadone at retail pharmacies?
Methadone may not be stocked or dispensed from a retail pharmacy; it must be obtained from a narcotic treatment facility
Methadone may be stocked at any pharmacy, but may only be dispensed as an analgesic
Methadone may be stocked at any pharmacy, but may only be dispensed for narcotic dependence
Methadone may be stocked at any pharmacy, and may be dispensed as either an analgesic of for the short-term treatment of narcotic dependence
Methadone may be stocked at any pharmacy, and may be dispensed as either an analgesic or for the long-term treatment of narcotic dependence
A patient is admitted to a hospital and does not remember the names of the medications that she takes at home. The hospital pharmacist calls the patient’s outpatient pharmacy to obtain a list of medications. Which of the following is true?
This is a HIPAA violation unless the patient has given signed consent for the information to be given to the hospital pharmacy
This is a HIPAA violation unless the patient has given verbal consent for the information to be given to the hospital pharmacy
This is a HIPAA violation unless the patient has given written and verbal consent for the information to be given to the hospital pharmacy
This is not a HIPAA violation because HIPAA does not apply to patients being treated in a hospital setting
This is not a HIPAA violation because the information is being given to the hospital pharmacy for treatment purposes
The Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA), which requires child-resistant containers for all prescription and certain non-prescription drugs, is administered by the:
Food and Drug Administration
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Federal Trade Commission
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Occupational and Safety Health Administration
Acetaminophen with codeine (Tylenol #3) is classified under which schedule?
In the case of theft of controlled substances from a pharmacy, which form must be submitted to the DEA?
DEA Form 106
DEA Form 222
DEA Form 397
DEA Form 41
None of the above; a form is not required to be sent to the DEA
Which of the following is a mid-level practitioner (MLP)?
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The MPJE, or Multistate Pharmacy Jurisprudence Examination, is administered by the NABP. It is a 2-hour exam that consists of 90 multiple choice test questions. It is challenging test, so make sure you spend plenty of time on your test prep. Our MPJE practice test is a great place to start.