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Flashcards in Infection Meds Deck (13):
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Azithromycin (macrolides) for

mycoplasma pneumonia, legionalla pneumonia

2

beta-lactams for

H. influenza pneumonia

3

Erythromycin (macrolide) for

pertussis (kids under age 2)

4

Itraconazole and amphotericin for

histoplasmosis (fungal)

5

cipro for

Diarrhea; travelers, shigella, campylobacter, pyelonephritis

6

permethrin for

scabies and lice

7

acyclovir for

shingles, Herpes simplex

8

mupirocin for

impetigo

9

doxycyclin for

rocky mountain, chlamydia pneumonia

10

penicillin for

rheumatic fever

11

metronidazole for

Giardia, trichamonas vaginalis

12

fluoroquinones or TMP-SMX is for

prostatitis

13

what's prescribed for a UTI?

nitrofurantoin (7 days) or trimethoprim (3 days)