Viewing All Flashcards for Antibiotics Part II Aminoglycosides and Quinoles
Below 1 mcg/mlAnything above 2 mcg/ml May indicate Nephrotoxicity
FalseYou administer the Beta-Lactant because Aminoglycosides have postantibiotic effect.
Gram + cocci that are resistant to other antibiotics
Patient has an increase chance of Ototoxicity
NeomycinIs used to clean GI tract before surgery
Complicated UTIsRespiratoryskin GI Bone and jointSTDs
Plolongation of the QT interval on the ECGDangerous Cardiac DysrythmiasAVOID DISOPURAMIDE AND MIODARONE
Bone infections GU InfectionsIntraabdominal Infectionscan cause Pseudomembranous colitis
60 minutesMonitor IV site closely
TrueQuinoles are usually safe with meals but it should be administer 2 hours after meals in patients receving antacids.
Alkaline foods and fluids: Dairy productsPeanuts Sodium bicarbonateCoffe to avoid nervousness
Never give IMSlow infusion to avoid Hypotension and Cardiac arrest
Peak: 18-50 mcg/mlTrough: 10-20 mcg/ml