Flashcards in Ciccine Doc 4 Deck (10)
What are the types of drugs that inhibit DNA/RNA synthesis
Side effects of fluoroquinolones
- CNS toxicity
Fluoroquinolone induced tendinopathy generally occurs here
- Achilles tendon
What should pts on Fluoroquinolones avoid?
- intense exercise loading
Which pts in particular need to be monitored on Fluoroquinolones?
- those in renal failure
Monitor the elderly and those in renal failure for these while on fluoroquinolones
What should PTs be mindful of with pts on fluoroquinolones?
decrease load of exercise due to risk of tendinopathies
What is a side effect of sulfanomides?
"other" drugs: mechanism of action