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Antibiotics part 2

Fluoroquinolones Antibiotics
Mechanism of Action
Inhibits Topoisomerase II & IV
Gram-negative Rods
Gastrointestinal Infections
Urinary Tract Infection
Genital Infections
Has Pseudomonas Coverage
Avoid Polyvalent Cations
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3 mins
Daptomycin (Cubicin)
Mechanism Of Action
Lipopeptide Antibiotic
Disrupts Cell Membrane
Causes Rapid Depolarization
Gram-Positive Cocci
Side Effects
Peripheral Neuropathy
Considerations & Patient Education
Inactivated by Surfactant
Not Used (Avoid) for Pneumonia
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3 mins
Vancomycin Mechanism
Bacteriostatic and Bactericidal
Inhibits Cell Wall Mucopeptide
Binds to D-ala D-ala
Resistance with Change to D-ala D-lac
Staphylococcus aureus
Orally for Clostridium difficile
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2 mins

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