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Erythromycin Ointment(Erythocin)To treat acute or chronic conjunctivitis and other eye infectionsWorks by stopping th e growth of bacteria1 cm (0.39 in) of ointment applied to infected eye up to 6 times/day nausea, anorexia, abdominal pain, diarrheahepatic dysfuntion, hepatitis, vomitingMotrin(Ibuprofen)To treat patent ductus arteriosusClosure of patent ductusarteriosus though inhibition of prostaglandinsGestational age 32 weeks or less and weighing between 500 to 1500 g10 mg/ kg, followed by 5 mg/ kgheadache, dizziness, anemia, dyspnea, wheezingseizures, diarrhea, hematuria, anaphylaxis, hypokalemia
Ampicillin IV(Apo-Ampi)To treat genitourinary infections caused by strains of E. coli, Shigella, SalmonellaWorks by stopping the growth of bacteria50 mg/kg daily in divided doses every 6-8hrchills, fatigue,fever, headache, diarrheachest pain, edema, abdominal distention, anaphylaxisClindamycin/(Cleocin) IVTo treat vaginal infections caused by Gardnerella orHaemophilusInhibits protein synthesis in susceptible bacteria by binding to the50S subunits of bacterial ribosomes600-1200 mg daily in equally divided doses twice daily to four times dailyheadache, diarrhea, urticaria, nauseahypotension, eye pain, anaphylaxis, angioedema, neutropeniaReferenceBartlett, & Jones. (2018).Nurse's Drug Handbook(7th ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learninig.