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Antibiotics

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wayediti's version from 2015-05-10 20:42

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acute pyelonephritisfluorquinolones (cipro or levo) by IV
pregnancy UTInitrofurantoin or cephalexin. DO NOT GIVE BACTRIM.
normal UTIbactrim. Or a fluoroquinolone.
CMV PneumonitisGanciclovir
endometritisclinda and gentamicin (polymicrobial)
chorioamnionitisclinda or gentamicin or ampicillin
endocarditis, empiric treatment*vancomycin* or gentamicin + ceftriaxone
atypical pneumoniaazithromycin
PCP pneumoniabactrim
PCP pneumonia alternativepentamide
lyme diseasedoxycycline
lyme disease, pregnant or childamoxicillin
Strep viridans susceptible to penicillinIV ceftriaxone or IV penicillin G
Nocardia pneumoniaTMP-SMX
ehrlichosisdoxycycline
Legionnaire'serythromycin
Pseudomonas coverage (2 regimens)Tobramycin + piperacillin OR gentamicin and ceftazidime
shinglesvalacyclovir or acyclovir
septic arthritis kidsIV nafcillin or cefazolin
erysipelaspenicillin
outpt pneumoniaazithromycin or doxycycline
inpt CA pneumoniafluorquinolones (levofloxacin)
aspiration pneumoniaclindamycin
macrolideserythromycin, azithromycin, clarithromycin
complicated appendicitiscefotetan OR metronidazole + ceph or fluoro
brain abscessceftriaxone + metronidazole +/- vancomycin
PID outptcefoxitin + probenecid, OR ceftriaxon + doxycycline
PID inptcefoxitin/cefotetan + doxycycline OR clinda + gentamycin
cavernous sinus thrombosisceftriaxone + penicillinase-resistant penicillin (dicloxacillin) double check this
candida vulvovaginitisfluconazole
oral thrushnystatin
pertussiserythromycin to pts and contacts
meningitis neonateampicillin and gentamicin
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