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Class of drugs that is very broad spectrum for fungi and works by inhibiting ergosterol synthesis while not affecting cholesterol synthesis
Best drug for the treatment of systemic mycoses
Drug that is analgesic and antipyretic and can be used in kids with viral infections
Disease modifying anti-rheumatic drug that is a folate analog
Prostaglandin that is anti-aggregatory for platelets
_____________ dose aspirin has antipyretic and analgesic effects. (Low or High)
Class of drug: bromocriptine mesylate
Class of drug: -triptans
Interferes with tRNA anticodon reading of mRNA codon
Sulfonamide with particular specificity for P. carinii, Shigella, Salmonella, Serratia
Class of drug that when mixed with alcohol can suppress breathing to the point of causing death
Rapid Excretion/Slow Excretion/Poorly Absorbed: Sulfasalazine
Prostaglandins that produce vasodilatory effects and promote edema
Class of drugs that prolong GABA-mediated chloride channel openings and do some blockade of voltage-dependent sodium channels
Site of binding for tetracycline
Generalized seizure disorder is usually treated with...
Inhibits protein synthesis by binding to the 50S ribosome, blocking peptide formation at either A or P site.
Considered the primary drug in the treatment of tuberuculosis
Type of tetracycline that is least affected by food.
Drug class: Aztreonam
Most common organ that experiences injury as a side effect of pyrazinamide
Rapid Excretion/Slow Excretion/Poorly Absorbed: Succinylsulfathiazole
Drug class that inhibits bacterial protein synthesis by binding to tthe 50s ribosomal subunit. The production of small peptides goes on normally but highly polymerized homopeptides
Severity of migraine treated by NSAIDs
This penicillinase resistant penicillin is used for prophylaxis before dental procedures and surgery
First generation penicillins are most effective against what kind of bacteria: Gram Positive or Gram Negative
Rapid Excretion/Slow Excretion/Poorly Absorbed: Sulfamethoxypyridazine
Class of drug associated with bulging fontanelle syndrome
Class of Drug: benztropine mesylate
Bacteriostatic or Bactericidal: Penicillins
First line drug for absence seizures. Blocks T-type calcium channels in the thalamus
This NSAID is used to treat gout and manage patent ductus arteriosis
Piperacillin is penicillinase: Sensitive or Resistant
Potentially deadly adverse effect associated with sulfonamides
Class of drug: Donepezil HCl
Overall effect of this drug is to increase pre- and postsynaptic GABA
Drug that is synergistic with sulfonamides
Penicillin crosses the placenta: True or False
The only antiepileptic drug with known actions on K+ channels
Target of trimethoprim
If pyroxidine is not given concurrently with isoniazid there is a potential for this condition to arise
This drug is only used in ointments and powders because it is too systemically toxic
Class of Drug: Ritonavir
Powerful antibiotic isolated from shark tissue that has potential to be used in TB treatment
Class of drug: Gatifloxacin
Stage of AD that rivastigmine is used
Class of drug: Ciprofloxacin
Prostaglandins that increase body temperature when in the CNS
Rapid Excretion/Slow Excretion/Poorly Absorbed: Sulfamerazine
Cloxacillin is penicillinase: Sensitive or Resistant
Enzyme that converts MPTP to MPP+
Drug's mechanism of action is to inhibit the activity of RNA dependent RNA polymerase
Triptan that has a tablet, suppository, subQ and nasal spray form
Spectinomycin blocks protein synthesis by binding to this
Methicillin is penicillinase: Sensitive or Resistant
Class of drug: Gentamicin
This drug binds to tubulin in leukocytes preventing their migration and phagocytosis
Type of bacteria aztreonam is active against: Gram Positive or Gram Negative
Drug used for TB treatement that interferes with the folic acid pathway because it looks like p-ABA
Bind to 50s rRNA and inhibits formation or peptide bond
Type of bacteria vancomycin is mainly active against: Gram Positive or Gram Negative
Bacteriostatic or Bactericidal: Isoniazid with 'resting' organisms
Class of drug: pamipexol
This drug is widely distributed through the tissues as demonstrated by orange-red color of the urine, feces, saliva, sputum, tears and sweat but this indicate a problem.
Bacteriostatic or Bactericidal: Spectinomycin
Class of drug: Gemifloxacin
Which type of antiepileptic drug has fewer CNS sedative effects? (New or Classic)
Bacitracin interferes with the synthesis of _____________?
Changes shape of 30s rRNA and causes mRNA to be read incorrectly
Slow release IM form of penicillin G is especially good for the treatement of patients with this type of infection since they are unlikely to come back for a follow-up visit.
Disease modifying anti-rheumatic drug that can decrease neutrophil chemotaxis and reduce function of macrophages and lymphocytes
Type of bacteria macrolides are most effective against: Gram Positive or Gram Negative
Alloxanthine inhibits this enzyme
Methicillin is acid: Labile or Stable
One of the better drug classes for sepsis/septic shock
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This drug (which intereferes with fungal RNA and DNA synthesis) has a synergistic effect with amphotericin. The combination is effective in treating severe systemic fungal infectio
This antiviral drug is the most effective antiviral in treating HSV infections and can also be used to treat RSV
Ticarcillin is particularly effective against this organism
Infliximab and etanercept target this cytokine
Potentially deadly adverse effect associated with clindamycin
Piperacillin is particularly effective against this organism
Which type of antiepileptic drug has fewer CNS sedative effects? (New or Classic)
Block voltage-dependent sodium channels at high firing frequencies—use dependent
Aspirin shouldn't be given to children with a viral infection because this can develop.
Used in gouty arthritis if colchicine cannot be tolerated
Stage of AD that donepezil is used
Prepared combination of clavulanic acid and amoxicillin
This drug is associated with 'red neck syndrome' caused by a local release of histamine
Streptogramins bind to which ribosomal subunit
Penicillin G is acid: Labile or Stable
Type of bacteria bacitracin is active against: Gram Positive or Gram Negative
NSAID with the least cardiovascular effects
Type of bacteria against which spectinomycin is most active
Class of drug: ropinirole
Severity of migraine treated by diclofenac
Bacteriostatic or Bactericidal: Tetracyclines
Vancomycin has the potential to cause possibly irreversible _____toxicity
Class of drug that is very resistant to hydrolysis by beta lactamase
Bacteriostatic or Bactericidal: Vancomycin
Prostaglandins that stimulate gastric mucosal secretion
Oxacillin is penicillinase: Sensitive or Resistant
Class of Drug: trihexyphenidyl
Class of drug: phenobarbital
Class of drugs that is helpful in treating acne
Class of drug: Tobramycin
Class of drug: Norafloxacin
Bacteriostatic or Bactericidal: Quinolones
Anti-rheumatic drug that can cause pancytopenia
Rapid Excretion/Slow Excretion/Poorly Absorbed: Sulfisoxazole
Genus of bacteria against which spectinomycin is particularly effective.
This class of antibiotics shouldn't be used during pregnancy (and shortly after), lactation and periods of growth (due to its effect on tendons)
More potent, longer lasting COMT inhibitor
Used in the treatement of acute gouty arthritis
Plasmodium species that is most prevalent cause of human malaria
_____________ dose aspirin has anti-inflammatory effects. (Low or High)
This drug is rarely used due to the potential for bone marrow damage
Rapid Excretion/Slow Excretion/Poorly Absorbed: Phthalysulfathiazole
Bacteriostatic or Bactericidal: Cephalosporins
Bacteriostatic or Bactericidal: Macrolides
Binds to 50s mRNA subunit and prevents movement along mRNA
Celecoxib shouldn't be given to patients with this condition
Main type of infection that sulfonamides are used to treat today
Class of Drug: Nelfinavir
Drug used in the treatment of TB that causes hemolytic anemia in patients with glucose-6-phosphate deficiency
_____________ dose aspirin has anti-aggregatory effect on platelets. (Low or High)
Plasmodium species associated with the most serious complications and death
Severity of migraine treated by triptans
Class of drug associated with yellow brown staining and fluorescence of teeth
Bacteriostatic or Bactericidal: Isoniazid with actively dividing organisms
Ampicillin is penicillinase: Sensitive or Resistant
Type of antibiotic that aminoglycosides are synergistic with
People with a deficiency of this enzyme can get lethal hemolysis when treated with certain anti-malarial drugs
Class of drug: Nalidixic Acid
Class of drug: Erythromycin
Class of drug: Entacapone
Drug that may modulate amino acid transport into brain may interfere with GABA re-uptake
Rapid Excretion/Slow Excretion/Poorly Absorbed: Sulfamethoxazole
Mega spectrum penicillin that is very active against Pseudomonas
Bacteriostatic or Bactericidal: Aminoglycosides
This is the only available drug in the treatment of hemorrhagic fever
Dicloxacillin is penicillinase: Sensitive or Resistant
First line drug for partial seizures
Drug that crystallizes in the urine if the urine isn't an alkaline pH.
Anti-fungal drug that targets ergosterol synthesis and is teratogenic
Only anti-malarial drug that is effective against organisms in the liver
Rapid Excretion/Slow Excretion/Poorly Absorbed: Sulfadimethoxime
Ticarcillin is penicillinase: Sensitive or Resistant
Class of drug: Streptomycin
Class of drug: Netilmicin
Prostaglandins that sensitize cutaneous pain receptors to bradykinin and histamine
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Drug that is associated with gray baby syndrome because children don't have the appropriate liver enzymes to metabolize it
Class of drug: primidone
Sulfonamide used to treat inflammatory bowel disease
Bacteriostatic or Bactericidal: Sulfonamides
Mega spectrum penicillin that is active against gram negative rods, especially Klebsiella
Parkinson's drug that is associated with livedo reticularis
Quinolones are most effective against this type of bacteria (gram positive or gram negative)
Condition associated with erythema multiforme, exfoliative dermatitis and uticaria that is a potentially deadly adverse drug reaction
First-line drug for generalized seizures that enhances GABA transmission, blocks Na+ channels, activates K+ channels
Drug that reduces the adverse effects of L-dopa by preventing its peripheral conversion to dopamine by peripheral dopa decarboxylase. This drug does not cross the blood-brain barri
Antibiotic that essentially all gram negative and aerobes are resistant against
Triptan with lowest rate of 24-hour relapse and highest percent of migraine-free patients after 24 hours
Drug that binds to beta lactamase and inactivates it.
Class of drug: Levofloxacin
This drug class interferes with the structure and function of DNA by preventing resealing of open strands of DNA
Rapid Excretion/Slow Excretion/Poorly Absorbed: Sulfadiazine
Class of drug: Moxifloxacin
Class of drug: pergolide mesylate
This compound retards the renal excretion of penecillin
Parkinson's pharmacotherapy that is a dopamine precursor that freely crosses the blood-brain barrier
This class of drug causes irreversible ototoxicity
Carbenicillin is particularly effective against this organism
Neurotoxin taken up by dopaminergic cells that kills them
Bacteriostatic agent that reversibly binds to the 50S subunit of the bacterial 70S ribosome resulting in supression of peptidyl transferase activity. Peptide bond formation is inhi
Class of drug: Galantamine
Class of Drug: Saquinavir
Dopamine agonists have (more/less) side effects than L-dopa
Blocks voltage-dependent sodium channels at high firing frequencies AND effects K+ channels
Plasmodium species that undergoes several lifecycles in the liver and therefore requires liver and RBC drugs
This class of drug causes irreversible ototoxicity
Drug that elevates GABA levels by irreversibly inhibiting its main catabolic enzyme, GABAtransaminase
Best drug for the treatment of superficial yeast infection
Class of drug: Rivastigmine
Bacteriostatic or Bactericidal: Chloramphenicol
Prepared combination of clavulanic acid and ticarcillin
Class of drug: Tolcapone
First successful drug type in the treatment for Alzheimer's Disease
Rapid Excretion/Slow Excretion/Poorly Absorbed: Sulfamethazine
Drug combination that causes increased urinary secretion of urate. Used if there have been several bouts of gout.
Blocks voltage-dependent sodium channels and T-type calcium channels
Sensitive members are suppressed thereby removing inhibitory effects. Overgrowth and repopulation with resistant organisms may occur that, in turn lead to infection.
Drug that is inactivated by dihydropeptidase so it is given with cilastatin
This class of drug causes irreversible ototoxicity
Type of bacteria aminoglycosides are most effective against: Gram positive or Gram negative
Most effective antiviral in treating hepatitis B and hepatitis C
Streptogramins are effective against what type of bacteria: gram positive or gram negative
This drug should be used against serious gram positive infections like MRSA
Bacteria can upregulate this compound to overcome/become resistant to sulfonamides
Most important side effect of ethambutol
Anti-fungal drug that works by inhibiting polymerization of microtubules.
Enzyme that celecoxib selectively inhibits
Anti-fungal agent that is used primarily topically and is particularly effective against vaginal candidiasis
IM form of penicillin G is prepared with ____________________ (two compounds) which allows it to be more slowly released and therefore remain at a steady state longer in the blood.
Nafcillin is penicillinase: Sensitive or Resistant
Class of drug: Memantine HCl
Class of drugs that increase frequency of GABA-mediated chloride channel openings
Fourth generation penicillins are most effective against what kind of bacteria: Gram Positive or Gram Negative
All the antiviral nucleotide analogs are effective against this virus
Drug that works by activating glutamic acid decarboxylase
Class of drug: clonazapam
Stage of AD that galantamine is used
Drug that is given with Imipenem to slow renal inactivation
Drug that works by inhibiting GABA aminotransferase
Class of Drug: Indinavir
Last line of defense against gram+ organisms
Class of drug: Amikacin
Class of drug: diazepam
Severity of migraine treated by narcotics
Drug that inhibits recapture of dopamine
Inhibition of bone growth caused by tetracyclines is: Reversible or Irreversible
Drug that competes with xanthine oxidase to reduce uric acid production.
Celecoxib may reduce the effectiveness of what other drug class
Resistance will occur if any TB drug is given alone: true or false
Anti-fungal drug with 70% CNS penetration that can be used to treat meningeal crystococcus

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