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Mechanism of Action
Beta lactam drug
Inhibits cell wall synthesis
Vitamin K Deficiency
Disulfiram like reaction with Alcohol
Increased Nephrotoxicity of Aminoglycosides
3rd Generation Cephalosporin
Serious Gram-Negative Bacteria Resistant to Other Beta-Lactams
4th Generation Cephalosporin
Increased Activity Against Gram-Positive Infections and Pseudomonas
5th Generation Cephalosporin
Broad Spectrum Gram-Positive and Gram-Negative
Has Pseudomonas Coverage
No Pseudomonas Coverage
2nd Generation Cephalosporin
Indications (PEcK HENS Mnemonic)
1st Generation Cephalosporin
Indications (PEcK Mnemonic)
Resistant to beta lactamases
Must administer with cilastatin
Cilastatin is inhibitor of renal dehydropeptidase I
Stable to dehydropeptidase I
Reduced risk of seizures (Non seizure causing)
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