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What are carbapenems

imipenem + cilastatin

2

What do carbapenems treat

staph
strep
G -
Pseudomonas
Anaerobes

3

What are common uses of carbapenems

nosocomial intra-abdominal infections
pseudomonas infection

4

what are adverse effects of carbapenems

rash
cross sensitive to B-lactam anaphylaxis
GI problems
seizures

5

What do monobactams treat

G -
pseudomonas

6

What are adverse effects of monobactams

rash
N/V/D

7

What does Vancomycin treat

Staph
MRSA (HCA)
MRSE
Strep
Enterococcus

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What is the carbapenems MOA

inhibit cell wall formation

9

What is the monobactam MOA

inhibit cell wall formation

10

What is vancomycin MOA

bacterial cell wall at earlier step than B-lactams

11

What are vancomycin pharmacokinetics

Not absorbed in GI tract as IV

12

What are vancomycin DOC

serious infections HCA-MRSA

13

What are adverse effects of vancomycin

Nephrotoxicity
Ototoxicity
rash on neck, face, back