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isoniaziad (INH)

Class: ANTITUBERCULAR DRUGS




Trade Name: Anti-Tubercular Drugs




Uses: Active TB; prophy-laxis for TB




Adverse Reactions:Peripheral neuropathy, nausea, vomiting, epigastric distress, jaundice, hepatitis, skin eruptions,

Rifampin

Class:Anti-Tubercular Drugs



Trade Name: Rifadin




Uses: Active TB, Hansen’s disease




Adverse Reactions: Heartburn, drowsiness, fatigue, dizziness, epigastric distress, hematologic changes, renal insufficiency, rash, body fluid discoloration

acyclovir

Class: Anti-Viral Drugs



Trade Name: Zovirax




Uses: HSV, herpes zoster, varicella zoster




Adverse Reactions: Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, fever, headache, dizziness, confusion, rashes, myalgia

Zidoovudine (AZT)

Class:Anti-Viral Drugs : Nucleoside/Necleotide Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors (NRTI's)




Trade Name: Retrovir




Uses:HIV infection, prevention of maternal–fetal HIV transmission




Adverse Reactions: Asthenia, malaise, weakness, headache, anorexia, diarrhea, nausea, abdominal pain, dizziness, insomnia, anemia, agranulocytosis

fluconazole

Class: Antifungal




Trade Name: Diflucan




Uses: Oropharyngeal and esophageal candidiasis, vaginal candidiasis, cryptococcal meningitis




Adverse Reactions: Headache, nausea, vom-iting, diarrhea, skin rash

Terbinafine

Class:Antifungal




Trade Name: Lamisil




Uses: Nail fungal infections




Adverse Reactions: Headache, nausea, flatu-lence, diarrhea, rash

Quinine

Class: Antiprotozoal




Trade Name: Qualaquin




Uses:Treatment of malaria




Adverse Reactions: Nausea, vomiting, cin-chonism, skin rash, visual disturbances

asprin

Class: Salicylates




Trade Name: Bayer, Buffrin




Uses: Analgesic, antipyretic, anti-inflammatory, stroke prevention in men (and women older than 65 only)




Adverse Reactions: Nausea, vomiting, epigas-tric distress, gastrointestinal bleeding, tinnitus, allergic and anaphylactic reactions; salicylism with overuse




Dosage: 325–650 mg orally or rectally q 4 hr, up to 8 g/day

acetaminophen

Class: Non-Salicylates




Trade Name: Tylenol




Uses: Analgesic, antipyretic




Adverse Reactions: Rare when used as directed; skin eruptions, urticaria, hemolytic anemia, pancytopenia, jaundice, hepatotoxicity




Doasge: 325–650 mg/day orally q 4–6 hr; maximum dose, 3 g/day