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Which class of antibiotics should be avoided in this patient? 4. Sulfonamides ____ 15. If a patient is allergic to sulfonamide antibiotics, he or she will most likely have cross-sensitivity to: 1. Loop diuretics 2. Sulfonylureas 3. Thiazide diuretics 4. All of the above ____ 16. Tetracyclines such as minocycline are safe to use in: 2. Adolescents ____ 17. Tetracyclines should not be prescribed to children younger than 8 years due to: 4. Adverse effects on bone growth ____ 18. Nicole is a 16-year-old female who is taking minocycline for acne. She comes to the clinic complaining of a headache. What would be the plan of care? 3. Evaluate her for pseudotremor cerebri. ____ 19. Patricia has been prescribed doxycycline for a chlamydia infection. She is healthy and her only medication is an oral combined contraceptive. Patricia’s education would include: 1. Use a back-up method of birth control (condom) until her next menses. ____ 20. To prevent the development of peripheral neuropathy in patients taking isoniazid for tuberculosis the patient is also prescribed: 2. Pyridoxine (vitamin B 6 ) ____ 21. Sadie is an 82-year-old patient who has herpes zoster (shingles) and would benefit from an antiviral such as valacyclovir. Prior to prescribing valacyclovir she will need an assessment of: 3. Renal function ____ 22. When prescribing acyclovir, patients should be educated regarding the: 2. Need to drink lots of fluids during treatment ____ 23. Nicholas has been diagnosed with type A influenza. Appropriate prescribing of oseltamivir (Tamiflu) would include: 1. Starting oseltamivir within the first 48 hours of influenza symptoms
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____ 24. Monitoring for patients who are on long-term antifungal therapy with ketoconazole includes: 4. AST, ALT, alkaline phosphatase, and bilirubin ____ 25. When prescribing metronidazole (Flagyl) to treat bacterial vaginosis, patient education would include: 2. Consuming alcohol in any form may cause a severe reaction. ____ 26. Every antibiotic drug class has resistant organisms that influence prescribing decisions. 1. True Chapter 26. Drugs Used in Treating Eye and Ear Disorders ____ 1. The Centers for Disease Control recommends all newborn infants receive prophylactic administration of __________ within 1 hour of birth. 4. Erythromycin ophthalmic ointment ____ 2. Conjunctivitis in a child that is accompanied by acute otitis media is treated with: 4. High-dose oral amoxicillin ____ 3. Twenty-year-old Annie comes to the clinic complaining of copious yellow-green eye discharge. Gram stain indicates she most likely has gonococcal conjunctivitis. While awaiting the culture results, the plan of care should be: 3. IM ceftriaxone ____ 4. Education of women who are being treated with ophthalmic antibiotics for conjunctivitis includes: 1. Throwing away eye makeup and purchasing new ____ 5. Sadie was prescribed betaxolol ophthalmic drops by her ophthalmologist to treat her glaucoma. Oral beta blockers should be avoided in patients who use ophthalmic beta blockers because: 2. The additive effects may include bradycardia. ____ 6. David presents to the clinic with symptoms of allergic conjunctivitis. He is prescribed cromolyn sodium (Opticrom) eye drops. The education regarding using cromolyn eye drops includes: 1. He should not wear his soft contacts while using the cromolyn eye drops.
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  • Fall '16
  • Pharmacology, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Adverse drug reaction

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