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UseDrugExtra info
DVT/PEFollow up, reversed with vitamin K
Hodgkin's lymphoma, NHLHeart toxicity, intercalating agent
Breast cancerMimics estrogen to block growth factor receptors
Hodgkin's lymphoma, severe NHLPotential neuropathy, binds to microtubules
CLLAlkylating agent
AntibioticInhibits cell-wall synthesis
Hodgkin's lymphomaLung toxicity, DNA synthesis inhibition
DVT/PEInhibits factor X only
CLLAlkylating agent
HL, NHL, CLLAnti CD20 mab
FluHydrolyzed in liver, neuraminidase inhibitor
Hodgkin's lymphomaAlkylating agent
Breast cancerBlocks HER2/neu receptor (growth factor)
DVT/PEInhibits factor II, oral administration
Immunosuppression, HL, NHL, asthmaMoonface, Cushing's syndrome
Worm infestationsInhibits glucose uptake by worms
Essential thrombocythemia, sickle cell and other hemoglobinopathiesInhibits DNA synthesis
AntibioticMimics PABA to inhibit folic acid synthesis
DVT/PELower HIT risk
Lung, ovarian, breast cancersBinds to microtubules
CLLAlkylating agent
Type I hypersensitivityAntihistamine
Antibiotic (syphilis, chlamydia, rickettsia, yersinia)Inhibits 30S ribosome
AntibioticInhibits 30S ribosome, nephrotoxic, ototoxic
AnaphylaxisVasodilator
AntibioticBlock DNA gyrase (gram +ve), topoisomerase IV (gram -ve)
ALLReduces asparagine levels, allergy, CNS toxicity
AML (acute promyelocytic leukemia)B cell differentiation
Transplant immunosuppression and severe eczemaCalcineurin inhibitor
MeningitisInhibits bacteria protein synthesis
AsthmaFast acting bronchodilator
TuberculosisCauses B6 deficiency
High cholesterolInhibits cholesterol synthesis
Lymphoma, lung cancerTopoisomerase II inhibitor
Anticoagulant for coronary artery disease, cerebrovascular diseaseInhibits ADP binding in platelet aggregation
Autoimmune (SLE, myasthenia gravis), ALLAntimetabolite, inhibits folate metabolism
DVT/PE with renal failureReversed with protamine, monitor aPTT
Sarcoma, carcinomaCross-links DNA, nephrotoxicity, neurotoxicity, ototoxicity
MDSHypomethylation by inhibition of DNA methyltransferase
MRSAInhibits cell wall synthesis
Transplant immunosuppressionInhibition of IL-2 production
CMLTyrosine kinase inhibition
Transplant immunosuppressionCalcineurin inhibition
AntibioticInhibits 30S ribosome
DVT/PE with renal failureInhibits factor II
Anticoagulant for heart proceduresInhibits GpIIb/IIIa in

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