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Flashcards in Classic/Relevant Treatments I Deck (27):
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Absence seizures

Ethosuximide

2

Acute gout attack

NSAIDs, colchicine, glucocorticoids

3

Acute promyelocytic leukemia (M3)

All-trans retinoic acid

4

ADHD

Methylphenidate, CBT, atomoxetine

5

Alcoholism

Disulfiram, acamprosate, naltrexone, supportive care

6

Alcohol withdrawal

Long acting benzodiazepines

7

Anorexia

Nutrition, psychotherapy, mirtazapine

8

Anticoagulation during pregnancy

Heparin

9

Arrythmia in damaged cardiac tissue

Class IB antiarrhythmic (lidocaine, mexilitine)

10

B12 deficiency

Vitamin B12 supplementation (work up cause with schilling test)

11

BPH

Alpha1 antagonists, 5 alpha reductase inhibitors, PDE5 inhibitors

12

Bipolar disorder

Mood stabilizers (e.g. lithium, valproic acid, carbamazepine)
Atypical antipsychotics

13

Breast cancer in postmenopausal woman

Aromatase inhibitor (anastrozole)

14

Bulimia nervosa

SSRI's

15

Buerger disease

Smoking cessation

16

Candida albicans

Topica azoles (vaginits)
Nystatin, fluconazolecaspofungin (oral/esophageal)
Fluconazole, caspofungin, amphoteracin B (systemic)

17

Carcinoid syndrome

Octreotide

18

Chlamydia trachomatis

Doxycycline (+ceftriaxone for gonorrhea coinfection)
Erythromycin eye drops (prophylaxis in infants)

19

Chronic gout

Xanthine oxidase inhibitors (e.g. allopurinol febuxostat)

20

Chronic hepatitis B or C

IFN-alpha (HBV and HCV)
Ribavirin, simeprevir, sofosbuvir (HCV)

21

Chronic myelogenous leukemia

Imatinib

22

Clostridium difficile

Oral metronidazole; if refractory oral vancomycin

23

Clostridium botulinum

Antitoxin

24

Clostridium tetani

Antitoxin

25

CMV

Ganciclovir, foscarnet, cidofovir

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Cryptococcus neoformans

Fluconazole (in AIDS patients)

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Crohn disease

Corticosteroids, infliximab, azathioprine