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terbinafine

Lamisil

Antifungal
may cause N/V/D, HA, fever, itching, abdominal pain and prolonged taste disturbance
nail improvement may take months
can also be used for skin infections
DI: Cyclosporine, metoprolol, Warfarin

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solifenacin

Vesicare

urinary antispasmodic
may cause constipation, urinary retnetion, blurred vision, dyspepsia, xerostomia, heat prostration
avoid potentially dangerous situations until you know how the drug will affect you.
decrease in cognitive function in the elderly

3

nystatin/triamcinolone

Mycolog II

polyene antifungal/ antiinflammatory combo
apply thin layer, to intact skin
Don't get into eyes, nose, mouth or vagina
avoid tight fitting clothing
don't use on large areas for more than 3 weeks

4

oxybutynin

Ditropan

urinary antispasmodic
may cause constipation, urinary retnetion, blurred vision, dyspepsia, xerostomia, heat prostration
avoid potentially dangerous situations until you know how the drug will affect you.
decrease in cognitive function in the elderly

5

nystatin systemic

Bio-statin

polyene antifungal
keep at room temperature
shake suspension well before use
won't treat systemic infections- not absorbed
effective as clotrimazole in treating topical candida infections

6

nystatin topical

Mycostatin

polyene antifungal
apply thin layer to infected skin, skin should be intact
don't get it into eyes, nose, mouth or vagina
avoid tight fitting clothing/dressing
effective as clotrimazole in treating topical candida infections

7

ketoconazole topical

Nizoral

imidazole antifungal
apply thin layer to infected skin, skin should be intact
don't get it into eyes, nose, mouth or vagina
don't wash skin where it was applied for at least 3 hours
cosmetics can be put on 20 mins after application
resistant infections may require oral therapy

8

fluconazole

Diflucan

imidazole antifungal
if taking weekly dose, take on same day and time each week
interacts with many medications including OTC
Oral and IV doses are interchangable
amphotericin is more effective at serious fungal infections
good for single dose therapy for vaginal candidasis

9

darifenacin

Enablex

urinary antispasmodic
may cause constipation, urinary retnetion, blurred vision, dyspepsia, xerostomia, heat prostration
avoid potentially dangerous situations until you know how the drug will affect you.
decrease in cognitive function in the elderly

10

Lamisil

terbinafine

Antifungal
may cause N/V/D, HA, fever, itching, abdominal pain and prolonged taste disturbance
nail improvement may take months
can also be used for skin infections
DI: Cyclosporine, metoprolol, Warfarin

11

Vesicare

solifenacin

urinary antispasmodic
may cause constipation, urinary retnetion, blurred vision, dyspepsia, xerostomia, heat prostration
avoid potentially dangerous situations until you know how the drug will affect you.
decrease in cognitive function in the elderly

12

Mycolog II

nystatin/triamcinolone

polyene antifungal/ antiinflammatory combo
apply thin layer, to intact skin
Don't get into eyes, nose, mouth or vagina
avoid tight fitting clothing
don't use on large areas for more than 3 weeks

13

Ditropan

oxybutynin

urinary antispasmodic
may cause constipation, urinary retnetion, blurred vision, dyspepsia, xerostomia, heat prostration
avoid potentially dangerous situations until you know how the drug will affect you.
decrease in cognitive function in the elderly

14

Bio-statin

nystatin systemic

polyene antifungal/ antiinflammatory combo

apply thin layer, to intact skin
Don't get into eyes, nose, mouth or vagina
avoid tight fitting clothing
don't use on large areas for more than 3 weeks

15

Mycostatin

nystatin topical

polyene antifungal
apply thin layer to infected skin, skin should be intact
don't get it into eyes, nose, mouth or vagina
avoid tight fitting clothing/dressing
effective as clotrimazole in treating topical candida infections

16

Nizoral

ketoconazole topical

imidazole antifungal
apply thin layer to infected skin, skin should be intact
don't get it into eyes, nose, mouth or vagina
don't wash skin where it was applied for at least 3 hours
cosmetics can be put on 20 mins after application
resistant infections may require oral therapy

17

Diflucan

fluconazole

imidazole antifungal
if taking weekly dose, take on same day and time each week
interacts with many medications including OTC
Oral and IV doses are interchangable
amphotericin is more effective at serious fungal infections
good for single dose therapy for vaginal candidasis

18

Enablex

darifenacin

urinary antispasmodic
may cause constipation, urinary retnetion, blurred vision, dyspepsia, xerostomia, heat prostration
avoid potentially dangerous situations until you know how the drug will affect you.
decrease in cognitive function in the elderly