pharmacology

Type

Name of the disease

Preferred treatment penicillin or a cephalosporin. Erythromycin may be used in a penicillinallergic patients. Penicillin And recently 500 mg of clindamycin administered twice daily include a combination of: Antibiotics such as amoxicillin, which kill bacteria.

Extra info Penicillin V is preferred to penicillin G In case beta lactamase infection amoxicillin is combined with Clavulanic acid. in Penicillin allergic and erythromycin intolerant patients, use Clindamycin add 500 mg of metronidazole administered twice daily in case there is no respond to penicillin

pharyngotonsillitis
First week

Peritonsillar abscess

sinusitis

gentamicin Second week

Bacterial conjunctivitis
Antihistamines mast cell stabilizers NSAIDs

Decongestants, such as pseudoephedrine, which reduce the swelling Analgesics, such as acetaminophen or ibuprofen, to relieve pain. Mucolytics such as guaifenesin, which thin the mucus. Corticosteroids, such as beclomethasone or prednisone Flouroquinolones and Chloramphenical can also be used. Topical Erythromycin is also effective. These include topical antihistamines(Antazoline,Emedastine and Azelastine) , mast cell stabilizers (Lodoxamide,oloptadine and Ketotifen) Ketorolac and Ibuprofen, and corticosteroids(Loteprednol) Bacitracin, Gentamicin , Erythromycin and neomycin are good examples Bacitracin - inhibits cell wall synthesis lidovudine and TMP-SMX are both known to suppress bone marrow and cause anemia. Nevirapine is an inducer of CYP3A4, whereas lopinavir and ritonavir are intlibitors

Allergic conjunctivitis

Third week

Skin Disorders

Include antibiotic, antifungal and antiviral two NRTls plus either a potent PI or NNRn.

Fourth week

AIDS

Cephalosporins 2nd week
1st generation cefadroxil and cephradine 2nd generation cefaclor and cefuroxime 3rd generation cefpodoxime , cefixime — Ceftriaxone is an injected cephalosporin. Cephalosporins are usually safe and effective but expensive

Topical corticosteroids 3rd week
Ultra-High High Mid Low Clobetasol Betamethasone dipropionate Mometasone Hydrocortisone

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