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sgthuan's version from 2016-03-02 04:31

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GenericBrand nameClassDoses
atorvastatinlipitorHMG-CoA inhibitor10-20mg QD, high 40-80, max 80
simvastatinzocorHMG-CoA inhibitor20-40mg QHS
digoxinlanoxindigitalis glycosideAF/HF LD .25mg or .5-.75mg, followed .125-.375mg QD
enoxaparinlovenoxanticoagulant-LMWH30-40mg SQ Q12h or 1mg/kg SQ Q12
metforminglucophagebiguanide500-1000mg BID max 2250
exenatidebyetta, bydureonGLP-1 agonistIR 5-10mcg SQ BID, ER 2mg SQ weekly
sitagliptinjanuviaDDP-4 inhibitor100mg QD
famotidinepepcidH2 receptor antagonist20mg BID or 40mg QD
omeprazoleprilosecPPIGERD 20mg QD x 4-8w, ulcer 20-40 QD x 4-8w
pantoprazoleprotonixPPI GERD 40mg QD x 8w
fluticasone/salmeteroladvairICS/LABAdiskus 1 puff Q12, HFA 2 puffs Q12
gabapentinneurontin, graliseanticonvulsant300mg TID, max 2400-3600
glimepirideamarylsulfanoureas1-2mg QD, max 8
glipizideglucotrolsulfanoureas5-10mg QD, max 40
levothyroxinelevoxyl, synthroidthyroid hormone25-300mcg QD
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furosemidelasixloop diuretics40mg BID, max 600
HCTZmicrozidethiazide diureticsedema 25-100mg QD, HTN 12.5-25mg QD initially
amlodipinenorvascCCB-DHP5-10mg QD
diltiazemcardizem, cartiaCCB-non-DHPHTN IR 60-120 BID, max 360; ER 120-240 QD, max 540
lisinoprilzestril, prinivilACE inhibitorHTN 10mg QD initial titrate 80mg, HF 2.5-5mg QD titrate to 40
losartancozaarangiotensin 2 receptor blockerHTN 50mg QD titrate to 25-100mg QD-BID, HF 12.5mg QD
metoprolol tartratelopressorBeta-blockerHTN 50mg BID max 450
metoprolol succinatetoprol XLBeta-blockerHTN 25-100mg QD titrate to 100-400, HF 25mg QD initial for 2w titrate to 200
valsartandiovanangiotensin 2 receptor blockerHTN 80-160mg QDmax 320, HF 40mg BID titrate to 320
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naproxenaleveNSAID200-400mg Q8-12h PRN max 600
ibuprofenmotrin, advilNSAID200-400mg Q4-6h PRN, max 1200
tramadolultramopioid and analgesicsIR 50mg PRN max 200, ER 100 QD max 300
hydrocodonevicodin, lortab, nortabopioid analgesics10mg Q12h initial
oxycodoneoxycontinopioidIR 5-15mg Q4-6h PRN, ER 10-20mg Q12h PRN
nitrofuratoinmacrobidAbx-nitrofuans100mg BID x 7d
trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazolebactrimAbx-sulfonamides160/800mg QD or 320/1600
bupropionWellbutrin, Zybanantidepressant-DA/NE reuptake inhibitorIR,SR,ER 100-150 BID, max 450
citalopramcelexaantidepressant-SSRI20mg QD, max 40mg QD
sertralinezoloftSSRI50-200mg QD
lorazepamativanbenzodiazepineanxiety 1mg BID-TID
trazodonedesyrelantidepressant-Serotonin reuptake inhibitor & seretonin receptor antagonistIR 150mg QD max 400, ER 150 QHS max 375
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