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Flashcards in GI medications Deck (12):
1

POst-operatively prevents ileum

Docusate

2

Relieves constipation

Sennakot (Senna)

3

Post op N/V (w/in 30 min) + minimize obstruction risk

Zofran (Ondansetron)

4

Pre/Post op N/V prophylaxis AFTER Zofran failed + SEDATION EFFECT

Promethazine (Phenergan)

5

Post-op N/V unresponsive to Zofran

Metoclopramide (Reglan)

6

Treats post op ileus

Alvimopan (Entereg)

7

Symptomatic diarrhea + bacterial colitis

Loperamide (Imodium)

8

Appendicitis OR prophylaxis

Cefazolin + metronidazole

9

Acute cholecystitis prophylaxis

1. None
2. Cefazolin
3. Clindamycin

10

Cholangitis

1. Zosyn
2. Meropenem

11

Perforated viscous

1. Zosyn
2. Cefepime + metro
3. +/- gentamicin or tobramycin
4. +/- vanc
5. +/- antigungal

12

Diverticulitis

1. Oral FQ + metro
2. IV FQ + metro
3. IV ceftriaxone + metro