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Bactrim
combination urinary tract drug
Pyridium
combination Urinary tract drug
Septra
combination urinary tract drug
Azo-Gantrisin
combination urinary tract drug
Azo-Gantanol
(Pyridium) combination urinary tract drug.
sulfamethoxazole
(Gantanol) sulfonamide used to treat UTIs
sulfisoxazole
(Gantrisin) sulfonamide used to treat UTIs
Proscar
drug used to treat Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy (BPH)
nalidixic acid
(NegGram) oral antibiotic used to treat urinary tract infections
nitrofurantoin
(Furadantin, Macrobid, Macrodantin) oral antibiotic used to treat urinary tract infections
UTIs are often treated with ___ ____ that are particulary effective against gram-negative E.coli.
oral antibiotics
K-Dur
potassium supplement prescribed for patients taking thiazide and loop diuretics to avoid potassium depletion. **NOTE** the presence of K in every trade name refers to the chemical symbol for potassium (K)
Slow-K
potassium supplement prescribed for patients taking thiazide and loop diuretics to avoid potassium depletion **NOTE** the presence of K in every trade name refers to the chemical symbol for potassium (K)
K-Lyte
potassium supplement prescribed for patients taking thiazide and loop diuretics to avoid potassium depletion
**NOTE** the presence of K in every trade name refers to the chemical symbol for potassium (K)
K-Tab
potassium supplement prescribed for patients taking thiazide and loop diuretics to avoid potassium depletion
**NOTE** the presence of K in every trade name refers to the chemical symbol for potassium (K)
Urinary tract drugs include (3)?
1)diuretics (used to treat hypertension)
2)urinary tract antibiotics
3)anti-infection drugs
______ supplements are taken concurrently with many diuretics to counteract their potassium-wasting effect.
Potassium
The ending ____ is common to generic thiazide diuretics.
iazide
hydrochlorothiazide
(HCTZ) thiazide diuretics for treatment of hypertension.
chlorothiazide
(Diuril) thiazide diuretics for treatment of hypertension
Loop Diuretics
Loop diuretics act at the site of the proximal and distal tubules as well as the "loop of Henle" (hence their name)
*agents that inhibit the reabsorption of sodium and water in the thick ascending limb of the loop of Henle. They promote a high level of diuresis and their effect is not altered by acid-base imbalances or hypoalbuminemia. Used in the treatment of edema associated with congestive heart failure or hepatic or renal disease and, alone or in combination with other drugs, in the treatment of hypertension. Called also high-ceiling d's.
furosemide
(Lasix) Loop diuretics used for treatment of hypertension
ethacrynic acid
Loop diuretics used for treatment of hypertension
Potassium supplements
are frequently prescribed for patients taking thiazide and loop diuretics to avoid potassium depletion
Kay Ciel
potassium supplement prescribed for patients taking thiazide and loop diuretics to avoid potassium depletion.
**NOTE** the presence of K in every trade name refers to the chemical symbol for potassium (K).