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Trade Name: Flagyl (ER)
Generic name?
Metronidazole
Metronidazole
Specific category?
Antibacterial/Antiprotozoal
Flagyl (ER)
*Counseling points?
1. Avoid alcohol during and 1day after therapy
2. finish full course of therapy
3.take with food or milk if GI upset occurs
4. use condom during treatment of trichomoniasis to avoid reinfection
5. store in cool/dry place away from children & sunlight
6. if dose is missed, take asap but dont double dose
Trade name: Diflucan
Generic name?
Fluconazole
Diflucan
Specific category?
Antifungal
Fluconazole
*Counseling points?
1. may prolong QTc interval
2. suspensions should be reconstituted prior to dispensing
3. store in cool/dry place away from sunlight & children
4. shake suspension before each dose
5. if dose is missed take asap but do not double dose
6. contact physician if rash develops during therapy
Trade name: Lamisil
Generic name?
Terbinafine
Generic name: Terbinafine
Trade name?
specific category?
counseling points?
Trade name: Lamisil
Specific category: antifungal
Counseling points:
Trade name: Nizoral
Generic name?
Specific category?
Ketoconazole; antifungal
Ketoconazole
*counseling points?
1. avoid antacids 2 hrs before and after each dose
2. take with food
3.may take with acidic beverege to increase absorption
4. may cause dizziness/drowsiness
5. notify physician if any sign of liver dysfunction occurs
Trade name: Nystatin
Generic name?
Specific category?
Counseling points?
Generic name: Nystatin
Category: antifungal
Counsel: apply liberally
General name: Valacyclovir
Trade name: Valtrex
Gen name: Valacyclovir
Specifc category?
Counseling points?
Category: Antiviral against herpes virus
Counsel: stay hydrated during therapy; avoid intercourse during herpes outbreak
Trade name: Zovirax
Gen name?
Acyclovir
Zovirax
Category?
Counsel?
Category: Antiviral against herpes virus
Counsel: stay hydrated; avoid intercourse during herpes outbreak
Trade name: Cefzil
Gen name?
Cefprozil
Cefprozil
Category?
Counsel?
Category: Cephalosporin Antibiotic
Counsel: finish full course of therapy; take without regard to food
Generic name: Cefuroxime
Trade name?
Ceftin
Ceftin
Category?Counsel?
Cefuroxime:
cephalosporin antibiotic; finish full course of therapy, take without regard to food
Generic name: Cefalexin
Trade name?
Keflex
Keflex:
Generic name?
Category?
Counsel?
Cefalexin; cephalosporin antibiotic
Take on an EMPTY stomach, finish cull course of therapy
Trade name: Omnicef
Generic name?
Category?
Cefdinir
cephalosporin antibiotic
Generic name: Cefdinir
Trade name?
counsel?
Omnicef
Counsel: Take with food; suspension may change stools to red-ish color
Trade name: Avelox
Gen name?
category?
Moxifloxacin;
Fluoroquinolone antibiotic
Generic name: Moxifloxacin
Trade name?
Counsel?
Avelox
Counsel: once daily dosing, take on empty stomach with water, tendon rupture warning
Trade name: Cipro (XR)
Generic name?
Category?
Ciprofloxacin
Fluoroquinolone antibiotic
Ciprofloxacin
counseling points?
1. Take without regard to food
2. avoid antacids, take with water
3. store in cool/dry place away from sunlight and children
4. finish all medication
5. may cause dizziness/light headedness
6. do not chew/split/crush Cipro XR tablets
Trade name: Levaquin
Gen name?
Category?
Levofloxacin;
fluoroquinolone antibiotic
Levofloxacin
*Counseling points?
1. take without regard to food
2. avoid antacids
3. store in cool/dry place away from sunlight & children
4. discontinue if rash develops or if you experience pain, inflammation, or rupture tendon
5. avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight
Trade name: Biaxin (XL)
Generic name?
Clarithromycin
Generic name: Clarithromycin
Trade name?
Category?
Counseling?
Biaxin (XL)
Macrolide Antibiotic
Take on a full stomach, finish full course of therapy
Generic name: Erythromycin Base
Trade name?
Ery-Tab
Trade name: Ery-Tab
Generic name?
Category?
Counseling?
Erythromycin Base
Macrolide antibiotic
Take on a full stomach, finish full course of therapy
Trade name: Zithromax (Zmax)
Generic name?
Azithromycin
Generic name: Azithromycin
Trade name?
Category?
Counseling?
Zithromax
Macrolide antibiotic
take on full stomach, finish full course of therapy
Generic name: Clindamycini HCl
Trade name?
Cleocin
Trade name: Cleocin
Generic name?
Category?
Counseling?
Clindamycini HCl
Other antiobiotic
Take without regard to food; contact MD if severe diarrhea occurs
Trade name: Macrobid/Macrodantin
Generic name?
Nitrofurantoin
Generic name: Nitrofurantoin
Trade name?
Category? Counseling?
Macrobid/Macrodantin
Other anitbiotic;
Take with food to enhance absorption
Generic Name: Linezolid
Trade name?
Zyvox
Trade name: Zyvox
Generic name?
Specific category?
Linezolid
Category: Oxazolidinone
Trade name: Amoxil
Generic name?
Category?
Amoxicillin
Penicillin antibiotic
Generic name: Amoxicillin
*Counseling points:
1. take on an empty stomach
2. finish full course of therapy
3. take on even intervals around the clock
4. keep suspension refrigerated and disregard after 14 days
5. shake suspension well before using
Trade name: Augmentin (XR)
Generic name?
Category?
Amoxicillin with Clavulanate;
Penicillin antibiotic
Amoxicillin with Clavulanate
*Counseling points?
1. take on a full stomach
2. finish full course of therapy
3. take at even intervals around the clock
4. refrigerate suspension and disregard after 10 days
5. shake suspension before each use
Trade name: Veetids
Generic name?
category?
Penicillin V Potassium;
Penicillin antibiotic
Generic name: Penicillin V Potassium
Counseling points?
Veetids;
take on an empty stomach, finish full course of therapy
Trade name: Bactrim/Septra (DS)
Generic name?
Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim
Trade name: Bactrim/Septra
Category?
*Counseling points?
Sulfonamide antibacterial
*1. take with a big glass of water
2. take caution in sunlight
3. stay hydrated
4. shake suspension before using
5. contact physician if side effects (nausea, vomitting, diarrhea, rash) are sever or persistent
Trade name: Solodyn
Generic name?
Minocycline
Generic name: Minocycline
Trade name?
Category? Counseling?
Solodyn
Tetracycline antibiotic
Take on an empty stomach with a full glass of water
Generic name: Doxycycline Hyclate
Trade name?
Vibramycin (Vibratabs)
Doxycycline Hyclate
Category?
Counseling points?
Tetracycline antibiotic
Take on empty stomach with full glass of water; may take with food if GI upset occurs
Trade name: Bactroban
Generic name?
Category?
Mupirocin
Topical antibiotic
Generic name: Mupirocin
Trade name? Counseling?
Bactroban
Cover affected area with small film, do not rub in, avoid use around eyes
Trade name: Metro-Gel
Generic name?
Metronidazole
Generic name: Metronidazole
Category? Counseling?
Metro-Gel
Topical antibiotic
Use condoms for intercourse during therapy
Trade name: Mycolog II
Generic name?
Nystatin/Triamcinolone
Generic name: Nystatin/Triamcinolone
Trade name?
Category? Counseling points?
Mycolog II
Topical antifungal/steroid
Use sparingly, avoid application around eyes
Trade name: Adriamycin
Generic name?
Doxorubicin
Generic name: Doxorubicin
Trade name?
General category?
Adriamycin
Gen category: antineoplastic
Adriamycin
Specific category? Counceling?
spefic category: anthracycline
IV only