Antiamebiasis Flashcards Preview

Pharma > Antiamebiasis > Flashcards

Flashcards in Antiamebiasis Deck (14):
0

Luminal amebecides

Dilozanide furoate
Iodoquinol
Paromomycin

1

Tissue amebecides

Chloriquine
Emetine
Metronidazole
Nitazoxanide

2

DOC for asymptomatic cyst carriers

Diloxanide furoate

3

Back up drug for severe intestinal and extraintestinal amebiasis

Emetine

4

For mild to severe intestinal amebiasis used in combination with metronidazole

Iodoquinol

5

Reactive reduction bu ferredoxin forming free radicals that disrupt te ETC

Metronidazole
Nitazoxanide

6

Inhibits protein synthesis bu blocking ribosomal movement along mRNA

Emetine

7

Inhibits protein synthesis by binding to 16s ribosomal subunit

Paromomycin

8

DOC for cryptosporpidiosis

Nitazoxanide

9

Causes muscle weakness, CV dysfunction (arrhythmias, CHF)

Emetine

10

Causes thyroid enlargement

Iodoquinol

11

DOC for severe intestinal and extraintestinal amebiasis

Metronidazole

12

Backup for asymptomatic cyst carriers

Paromomycin

13

DOC for cryptosporoidiosis

Nitazoxanide