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Which class is divided into generations?
Cephalosporins
Which are related to penicillins?
Cephalosporins
Which class treats meningitis and osteomyelitis?
Cephalosporins
What has side effects of very watery, frequent diarrhea which can get bloody after awhile?
Cephalosporins
Which class produces hyperkalemia and hypernatremia?
Cephalosporins
Which has major rxn with ETOH?
Cephalosporins
Major nephrotoxicity as adverse rxn with what class?
Cephalosporins
Drug of choice for penicillin allergic pts?
Macrolides
Which oral forms are destroyed by gastric acids so a gastric resistant salt is added to decrease dissolution till small intestine is reached?
Macrolides
Which class treats impetigo & diphtheria?
Macrolides
Which class treats Legionnaire's disease?
Macrolides
Which class causes thrombophlebitis at IV site?
Macrolides
Avoid the IM route since it forms abscess formation & is extremely painful in which class?
Macrolides
Which causes stomatitis?
Lincosamides
Which causes agranulocytosis?
Lincosamides
Which class can counteract oral contraceptives?
Lincosamides
Which class causes dry skin?
Lincosamides
Which class treats serious infections such as MRSA?
Vancomycin (Vancocin)
Which class causes Red Man Syndrome?
Vancomycin
Which can cause damage to 8th cranial nerve?
Vancomycin
Which is given right before dose is given. Trough or Peak?
Trough
Which class is for pneumonia in adults > 18
Ketolides
Which causes visual distrubances?
Ketolides
Which class treats chlamydia and gonorrhea?
Tetracyclines
Which ATB class is prescribed for acne?
Tetracyclines
Which ATB class is part of combo to treat gastric ulcer caused by H pylori?
Tetracyclines
Which class is teratogenic in 1st trimester?
Tetracyclines
Which class discolors teeth if given before 8 yrs old?
Tetracyclines
Which class causes pain on injection & tissue irritation?
Tetracyclines
Which treats E-coli, pseudomonas, plague?
Aminoglycosides
What class is given orally to sterilize bowels for pre-op or treat amebiasis & tapeworm?
Aminoglycosides (neomycin & kanamycin)
Which drug was used to treat TB but is not preferred now due to ototoxicity?
Streptomycin (Aminoclycosides)
Major side effect of ototoxicity in what class?
Aminoglycosides
What nursing action should be taken to reduce chances of nephrotoxicity in aminoglycosides?
Encourage oral fluids to ensure output >600 ml/day
Which ATB is given for anthrax?
Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)
Which ATB is given for UTI caused by E-coli?
Fluoroquinolones
Which class of ATB has possible s/e of potential for fatal bone marrow depression?
chloramphenicol (Chloromycetin) -- miscellaneous class
Which class is not a true antibacterial class?q
Sulfonamides
Which is most prescribed for UTI?
sulfonamides
Which class causes crystalluria?
Sulfonamides
Which causes yell-orange urine/skin?
Sulfonamides
Which causes hypoglycemia w/oral hypoglycemics?
Sulfonamides
Which calss should never be given w/milk products, calcium or iron?
Tetracyclines