Compounding 2.24.10

Compounding 2.24.10 - Compounding 2.24.2010 Ghazvini Drug...

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Compounding 2.24.2010 Ghazvini Drug Induce Skin reactions Review patients history of previous adverse reactions to drugs or foods Consider other etiologies and make note of concurrent infection or immunocompromised o Bacterial infection Therapy is to o d/c the medication, o then treat the symptoms possibly give Benadryl this can help treat in between treatment o corticoid steroids o pain medications (Morphine) Result of a hypersensitivity reaction with an underlying immunologic mechanism o Drugs can induce a specific cell mediated or humoral immune response o Chemically inert drugs activate T cells that have T cell receptors and then they interact with the drugs o Drug reactions that are secondary to non immunologic mechanism Cumulative toxicity Overdose Drug –drug interaction Metabolic alterations Immunologic drug reactions
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o Type 1 –usually in the skin we see urticaria, angioedema, after po administration a delay of 1-2 hours before we see symptoms, if drug is
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