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Flashcards in Drugs in Pregnancy Deck (14):
1

what blood pressure drugs cannot be given?

ACE inhibitors
ARBs

2

what do ARBs end in?

'artan'

3

what do ACEs end in?

pril

4

Tx pathway for HT?

<55
ACE/ARB
+CCB
+thiazide

>55/afro Caribbean
CCB
+ACE/ARB
+thiazide

5

what epileptic med is unsafe in pregnancy?

sodium valoprate

6

what epileptic med is safe in pregnancy and both types of epilepsy?

lamotrigine

7

is lithium safe in pregnancy/breast feeding?

nope

8

what anticoag is unsafe in preg?

warfarin

9

what drug caused vaginal adenocarcinoma in babies?

deithylstillbestrol

10

what antidepressants are safe in pregnancy?

SSRIs

11

what anti depressant can cause staining of bones and teeth in preg?

tetracyclines

12

what drugs should be avoided in breastfeeding?

amiodarone
SU
MTX
carbimazole
aspirin
Li
benzos

13

what antibios should be avoided in pregnancy?

ciprofloxacin
tetracycline
chloramphenicol
sulphonamides

14

what antibios are safe in pregnancy?

penicillins
cephalosporins
trimethoprim