Flashcards in GI Bug Tx Deck (30):
What drug is first line for CDI Tx?
What drug is used for recurrent CDI?
Which drugs do you give for E. Histolytica to Tx the invading microbes?
Which drugs do you give for E. Histolytica to Tx the intraluminal microbes?
Which drug do you give for Giardia Tx?
What are the SE of Nitazoxanide?
Yellow eyes, bright yellow urine
When would you give a drug for Crypto Parvum Tx?
In immunosuppressed pts
What drug do you give for Crypto Parvum Tx?
Do you continue or discontinue the immunosuppressive drug when treating for Crypto Parvum?
Continue if HIV, discontinue if anything else
How is Necator Americanus/Ancylostoma Duodenale excreted?
How is Ascaris Lumbricoides excreted?
How is Strongyloides Stercoralis excreted?
How is Trichuris Trichiura excreted?
How is Enterobius Vermicularis excreted?
Eggs deposited in perianal region
What is the primary drug for Necator Americanus and Ancyclostoma Duodenal Tx?
What are the primary drugs for Ascaris Lumbricoides Tx?
What is the primary drug for Stronguyloides Stercoralis Tx?
What is the primary drug for Trichuris Trichiura Tx?
What are the primary drugs for Enterobius Vermicularis Tx?
Albendazole, Mebendazole, Pyrantel Pamoate
What is the MOA of Albendazole, Mebendazole, and Thiabendazole?
Inhibit microtubule synthesis
What is the MOA of Ivermectin?
Stimulates GABA in peripheral neurons
What is the MOA of Pyrantel Pamoate?
Stimulates Ach and inhibits AchE at NMJ
What is excreted in the feces from Schistosomas?
What is excreted in the feces from Taenia Solium/Saginata?
What is excreted in the feces from Diphyllobothrium Latum?
What drug is used to Tx Schistosomas?
What drug is used to Tx Taenia Solium/Saginata?
What drug is used to Tx Diphyllobothrium Latum?
What drug is used to Tx Echinococcus Granulosus?