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Zanamivir (Relenza) and Oseltamivir (Tamiflu)
Influenza A and B
Treatment and Prophylaxis
Inhibits Release of New Virus
Inhibits Influenza Neuraminidase
Vancomycin Side Effects & Toxicity
Diffuse Flushing Called Red Man Syndrome
Prevent with Antihistamine
Prevent with Slow Infusion
Bacteriostatic and Bactericidal
Inhibits Cell Wall Mucopeptide
Binds to D-ala D-ala
Resistance with Change to D-ala D-lac
Orally for Clostridium difficile
Mechanism of Action
Inhibits Bacterial Dihydrofolate Reductase
Causes Sequential Block of Folate Synthesis
Used in Combination with Sulfamethoxazole
Combination Used For Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections
Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia
Decrease in Red and White Blood Cells
Alleviated with Leucovorin Rescue
Inhibition of Bone Growth in Children
Discoloration of Teeth
Binds to 30 S to Prevent Attachment of Aminoacyl tRNA
Inhibit Nucleotide Binding to Reverse Transcriptase
Bone Marrow Suppression
Reverse with G-CSF and Erythropoietin
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