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Flashcards in Antimicrobial prophylaxis Deck (12):
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Prophylaxis for endocarditis and undergoing surgical or dental procedures

Amoxicillin, penicilin, Cephalexin

2

Prophylaxis for exposure to Gonorrhea

Ceftriaxone

3

History of recurrent UTIs

TMP-SMX

4

Exposure to meningococcal infection

Ceftriaxone
Ciprofloxacin
Rifampin

5

Pregnant woman carrying group B strep

Penicillin G
Ampicillin (during labor)

6

Prevention of gonococcal conjunctivitis in newborn

Erythromycin ointment

7

Prevention of post surgical infection due to S. aureus

Cefazolin

8

Prophylaxis of strep pharyngitis in child with prior rheumatic fever

Benzathine penicillin G or oral penicillin V

9

Exposure to syphilis

Benzathine penicillin G

10

Prophylaxis for H. influenza meningitis

Rifampin

11

Prophylaxis for Pneumocystis jiroveci (fungus)

TMP-SMX

if sulfa allergy:
- Aerosolized pentamidine
-Dapsone

12

opioid withdrawal in neonates

opium solution/ tincture of opium