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Flashcards in Immunostimulants Deck (22):
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What are the Immunostimulants

Aldesleukin
IFN
Rituximab
Cetuximab
Infliximab
Eternacept
Abciximab
Hyperimmune globins
BCG vaccine
Thalidomide

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Recombinant IL-2

Aldesleukin

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Anti CD20 Ab

Rituximab

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Anti EGFR Ab

Cetuximab

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Anti TNFalpha Ab

Infliximab
Eternacept

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Anti GpIIb/IIIa Ab

Abciximab

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Live attenuated vaccine against TB

BCG

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When do you give IFN alpha

Kaposi's sarcoma
Malignant melanoma
HBV
HCV

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When do you give IFN beta

MS

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When do you give IFN gamma

Chronic Granulomatous Disease

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When do you give Rituximab

CD20+ tumors (NHL, CLL)

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When do you give Cetuximab

Colorectal CA

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What can cause Skin Rash and HS

Rituximab
Cetuximab

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What are the Monoclonal Abs

Rituximab
Cetuximab
Infliximab
Eternacept
Abciximab

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What do you give for RA

Infliximab
Eternacept

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What prevents thrombus formation

Abciximab

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When do you give Hyperimmune Globins

Tetanus
Rabies
Snake bites
Digoxin OD
Prevent HBV in newborns

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What kind of immunity does Hyperimmune Globins confer

Passive

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Who shouldn't you give BCG to

Immunocompromised

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What does Thalidomide do

Decreased TNFalpha
Enhance cell-mediated immunity
Anti-angiogenic effects

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1st line Multiple Myeloma

Thalidomide

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Thalidomide AE

Teratogenic
Neuropathy
Constipation
DVT
Sedation