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DOC for hypertriglyceridemia

Fibrates
(Gemfibrozil/Fenofibrate/Bezafibrate)

1

Causes malignant hyperthermia

Halothane interacting with Succinylcholine

2

DOC for Malignant Hyperthermia

Dantrolene

3

Antidote for Benzodiazepine toxicity

Flumazenil

4

IV anes used for Dissociative anesthesia

Ketamine

5

Antidote for fentanyl toxicity

Naloxone

Fentanyl - opioid

6

First line tx for major depressive disorder

SSRIs
(fluoxetin)

7

Crack lung or hemorrhagic alveolitis is seen in _______ overdose

Cocaine

8

First line drug for Pseudomembranous colitis
Alternative:____

Metronidazole
Alt: oral vancomycin

9

2nd gen cephalosporin sith disulfiram reaction

Cefotetan
Cefamandole

10

3rd gen cephalosporin with disulfiram reaction

Cefoperazone

11

Anti-pseudomonal cephalosporins

Cefepime
Ceftazidime
Cefoperazone

12

DOC for E. Histolytica asymptomatic carriers

Diloxanide furoate

13

DOC for Cryptosporidiosis

Nitazoxanide

14

DOC for Pneumocystosis

Cotrimoxazole

15

Toxoplasmosis prophylaxis and treatment

Pyrimethamine + Sulfadiazine

16

DOC for Chagas disease

Nifurtimox

17

DOC for Leishmaniasis

Sodium Stibugluconate

18

DOC for Hydatid disease caused by Echinococcus

Albendazole

19

DOC for Filariasis

Diethylcarbamazine

20

DOC for Onchocerciasis

Ivermectin

21

DOC for Strongyloidiasis

Ivermectin

22

Ivermectin side effect
Fever, h/a, dizziness, rashes, pruritus, tachycardia, hypotension, joint pain, muscle pain, lymphadenitis

Mazzotti reaction

23

DOC for Pinworms

Pyrantel pamoate

24

DOC for Trichinosis

Thiabendazole

25

DOc for Trematodes

Praziquantel

26

DOc for Cestodes

Praziquantel

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Alternative drug for cestodes that acts by activating ATPases

Niclosamide