Micro Block 3 Rx

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Block 3 Rx

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Treatment for Clostridium perfringensClindamycin and Penicillin
Treatment for Clostridium botuliumBotulinum Antitoxin
Treatment for Neisseria menigitidisCeftriaxone / cefotaxime
Treatment for friends of a person who contracted Neisseria menigitidisRifampin or ciprofloxacin
Conjugate meningococcal vaccine (MCV4) & Serogroup B vaccine. Contains capsular polysaccharides.Neisseria menigitidis
Treatment for Neisseria gonorrhoeaeCeftriaxone
Treatment for Neisseria gonorrhoeae & ClamydiaCeftriaxone & Doxycycline
Treatment for Moraxella catarrhalisAmoxicillin + clavulanate or Cefuroxime
Treatment for Pseudomonas using Antipseudomonal beta-lactam + aminoglycosidePiperacillin + Tobramycin
Treatment for Pseudomonas using Antipseudomonal penicillin + beta-lactamase inhibitorPiperacillin + Tazobactam
Drug of choice for PseudomonasPiperacillin
Treatment for meningitis caused by Haemophilus influenzaeCeftriaxone
Treatment for Sinusitis & Otitis media caused by Haemophilus influenzaeAmpicillin
Haemophilus influenzae; Hib vaccine is made against thePolyribitol capsule conjugated with protein
Treatment for Haemophilus ducreyi Erythromycin
Treatment for Bordetella pertussisErythromycin & TMP-SMX
Vaccine for Bordetella pertussis Tdap & DTaP
Expectant mothers should receive pertussis vaccine during each pregnancy at27-36 weeks
Treatment for Legionella pneumophilaMacrolide (Azithromycin, clarithromycin)
Treatment for E.Coli K1 (NMEC)Cephalosporin/Cefotaxime
Treatment for UroPathogenic E.coli (UPEC)Cotrimoxazole (TMP-SMX trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole) & Cipro (Fluoroquinolones-Based on urinalysis Antibiotic-R/S)
Treatment for ProteusCotrimoxazole (TMP-SMX trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole) & Cipro (Fluoroquinolones-Based on urinalysis Antibiotic-R/S)
Treatment for KlebsiellaCefotaxime, Ceftriaxone, Ceftazidime (3rd Generation Cephalosporin)
Carbepenem-Resistance (CRKP) is major health threatKlebsiella
Treatment for Serratia marcescensCipro (Fluoroquinolones)
Treatment for Salmonella Typhi Cipro (Fluoroquinolones)
Attenuated Live Vaccine (Vi capsule)Salmonella Typhi
Treatment for shigella patients that are immune-compromisedCipro (Fluoroquinolones)
Treatment for Yersinia enterocolitica if systemic. Also for children and those with more severe disease or is immunocompromised.Cipro (Fluoroquinolones)
Treatment for VibrioFluid and electrolyte replacement
Treatment for Helicobacter pyloriProton pump inhibitor (omeprazole) AND Macrolides (clarithromycin) AND B-lactam (amoxicillin)
Treatment for Pasteurella multocidaAmoxicillin-clavulanate
Treatment for Yersinia pestisAminoglycosides (Gentamicin, Tobramycin, Streptomycin)
Treatment for Francisella tularensisStreptomycin (Aminoglycosides)
Treatment for BrucellaRifampicin + doxycycline
Treatment for Bartonella henslaeAzithromycin, doxycycline
Treatment for Bartonella quintanaTetracycline, doxycycline
Treatment for Bacteroides fragilisMetronidazole, clindamycin
Treatment for Treponema palladium (syphilis)Benzathine penicillin
Treatment for neurosyphilis (reponema palladium)Aqueous Penicillin G
Treatment for lyme diseaseDoxycycline (DOC) and amoxicillin
Treatment for Borrelia recurrentisDoxycycline
Treatment for Leptospira interrogansDoxycycline
Treatment for Rickettsia rickettsii (Rocky mountain spotted fever)Doxycycline
Treatment for Rickettsia prowazekii (Epidemic typhus)Doxycycline
Treatment for Coxiella burnetii (Q fever)Doxycycline
Treatment for Ehrlichia and AnaplasmaDoxycycline
Treatment for Chlamydia trachomatis when infected with GonorrhoeaDoxycycline & Ceftriaxone
Treatment for Chlamydia trachomatis LGVDoxycycline or erythromycin
Treatment for Chlamydia trachomatis causing newborn conjunctivitis or pneumoniaErythromycin
Treatment for Chlamydophila pneumoniae Erythromycin and tetracycline
Treatment for Chlamydophila psittaciDoxycycline
Treatment for bacterial vaginosis (oral & topical)Metronidazole or clindamycin
Treatment for Mycoplasma pneumoniaeErythromycin & Doxycycline
Treatment for Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the first 2 months (out 6)Rifampin (RNA Pol), Isoniazid (Mycolic acid), Pyrazinamide (cell membrane & wall), Ethambutol (cell wall) (RIPE)
Treatment for Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the first 2 -6 monthsRifampin (RNA Pol), Isoniazid (Mycolic acid)
Treatment for Mycobacteria lepraeMacrolide (clarithromycin), Rifampin, Aminoglycoside (streptomycin)
Treatment for Nocardia asteroidesCo-trimoxazole (Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole, TMP-SMX)
Treatment for Actinomyces israeliiPenicillin

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