5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- CIPROFLOXACIN side effects are
- OXACILLIN Contraindictions -
- CIPROFLOXACIN Contraindictions -
- PIPERACILLIN side effects are
- CEFTRIAXONE use
- a Seizures, dizziness, drowsiness, headache, insomnia, agitation, confusion, d/n/r , pseudomembranous colitis, abdominal pain, abnormal liver enzymes, vaginitis, photosensitivity, hyperglycemia, hypoglycemia, eosinophilia, phlebitits at IV site, tendinitis, tendon rupture, peripheral neuropathy, anaphylaxis
- b Hypersensitivity (cross-sensitivity within class may exist).
• OB: Do not use unless potential benefit outweighs potential fetal risk.
• Pedi: Use only for treatment of anthrax and complicated urinary tract infections in children 1-17 years due to possible arthropathy
- c Treatment of. Skin and skin structure infections.
› Bone and joint infections.
› Complicated and uncomplicated urinary tract infections.
› Uncomplicated gynecological infections including gonorrhea.
› Lower respiratory tract infections.
› Intra-abdominal infections.
› Otitis media.
- d - d/n/v/r/ constipation, drug induced hepatitis, confusion dizziness, headache, insomnia, lethargy, interstitial nephritis, bleeding ,leucopenia, neutropenia, thrombocytopenia, pain, phlebitis at IV site; hypersensitivity reactions, serum sickness, fever(increase in cystic fibrosis patients), superinfection
- e Previous hypersensitivity to penicillin; Cross sensitivity with cephaloporins & beta lactam antibiotics
5 Multiple choice questions
- Seizures(high doses) pseudomembranous colitis, d/n/v/r, urticaria, blood dysrasias, anaphylaxis serum sickness, superinfection
- d/n/v/r, seizures (high Doses), increase liver enzymes, urticaria, blood dyscrasias, anaphylaxis, serum sickness, superinfection
- IM / IV use for moderately severe to severe infections; change to PO asap; s/s anaphylaxis & monitor bowl functions
- Binds to bacterial cell wall, causing cell death; spectrum of amoxicillin is broader than penicillin. Clavulanate resists action of beta-lactamase, an enzyme produced by bacteria that is capable of inactivating some penicillins; Bactericidal action against susceptible bacteria
- Action - Binds to bacterial cell wall, causing cell death; bactericidal action; spectrum is broader than penicillins
Use- skin & skin structure infections, otitis media, sinusitis, respiratory infections, genitourinary infections, endocarditis prophylaxis, postexposure inhalational anthrax prophylaxis, mgmt of ulcer disease due to Helicobacter pylori
Side Effect - d/n/v/r, seizures (high Doses), increase liver enzymes, urticaria, blood dyscrasias, anaphylaxis, serum sickness, superinfection
Contraindictions - Hypersensitivity to penicillins (cross-sensitivity exists to cephalosporins and other beta-lactams). Tablets for oral suspension (DisperMox) contain aspartame
Nursing implications - PO ; Less GI distress than Ampilicin; s/s anaphylaxis, Monitor bowl function
Trade/Generic Name - Amoxil, DisperMox, Moxatag, Trimox
Classification - aminopenicillins; anti-infectives, antiulcer agents
Dosage: PO 250-500mg q 8hrs
500-875mg q 12hrs
5 True/False questions
CIPROFLOXACIN use → Inhibits bacterial DNA synthesis by inhibiting DNA gyrase enzyme.; Death of susceptible bacteria; Active against gram-positive pathogens, including.
AMOXICILLIN Use → skin & skin structure infections, otitis media, sinusitis, respiratory infections, genitourinary infections, endocarditis prophylaxis, postexposure inhalational anthrax prophylaxis, mgmt of ulcer disease due to Helicobacter pylori
PIPERACILLIN → Appendicitis and peritonitis, Skin and skin structure infections, Gynecologic infections, Community-acquired and nosocomial pneumonia caused by piperacillin-resistant, beta-lactamase-producing bacteria.
Oxacillin → Respiratory tract infections, sinusitis, skin & skin structure infections , bone & joint infections, urinary tract infection , endocardistis, bacterium, meningitis
PENICILLIN G or V Contraindications - → Previous hypersensitivity to penicillin