Macrolide Antibiotic

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Section 1

Question Answer
a Macrolide Anibiotics?azithromycin dihydrate, Zithromax, Zmax
Doesage for azithromycin dihydrate500 mg first dose, then 250 mg for 4 days more
What does it treat?mild to moderate Upper respiratory, acute baterial sinusitis
c Macrolide Antibiotics?clarithromycin, Biaxin, Biaxin XL
What is the dosage for clarithromycin? 1000 mg daily for 7 to 14 days for acute, chronic bronchitis and tonsilitis
Macrolide adverse reactions?nausea, diarrhea and abdominal pain
azithromycin dehydrateZithromax, Zmax, Z-pak
clarithromycinBiaxin, Biaxin XL

Section 2

Question Answer
Fluoroquinolone c Antibiotic?ciprofloxacin hci, Cipro, Cipro XR
ciprofloxacin dosage?250 mg-500 mg every 12 hours for UTIs
ciprofloxacin adverse reactions?nausea and rash
Fluoroquinolone l Antibiotic?levofloxacin, Levaquin
levofloxacin dosage?500 mg q24h 7-days for chronic bronchitis
levofloxacin adverse reactions?nausea, diarrhea, RISK OF TENDONITIS, or TENDON RUPTURE
Fluoroquinolone m Antibiotic?moxifloxacin hci, Avelox
moxifloxacin hci dosage?400 mg daily for 5 days for chronic bronchitis from bacteria
moxifloxacin hci adverse reactions?nausea, diarrhea and dizziness

Section 3

Question Answer
Tetracycline dh?doxycycline hyclate, Vibramycin, Doryx
doxycycline hyclate dosage?100 mg q 12 h on the first day &100- 200 mg per day in 1-2 divided doses
Adverse doxycycline effects?Dizziness, vertigo, and nausea
Tetracyclines are used mainly for?Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and Lyme Disease
Tetracycline m?minocycline hydrochloride, Minocin, Dynacin, Solodyn Er
minocycline hydrochloride dosages?1st dose 200mg then 100mg q 12 h
minocycline hydrochloride adverse effects?dizziness, vertigo, nausea

Section 4

Question Answer
Antibiotic a?amoxicillin, Amoxil, Moxatag, Trimox