By Shamim Tejani PharmD, Cynthia A. Sanoski BS PharmD FCCP BCPS
Davis's Pocket medical Drug Reference is a short source for the main generic medications in medical perform. The monographs are designed to spotlight pertinent details; particularly, every one monograph incorporates a drug's familiar identify, model identify, therapeuticindication, pharmacologic category, being pregnant type, contraindications, antagonistic drug reactions, drug interactions, dose, availability, and tracking parameters.
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Pyogenes, S. aureus, M. catarrhalis, H. flu, Chlamydia, Mycoplasma, N. gonorrhoeae), Prevention or treatment of MAC infection in patients with advanced HIV, Bacterial conjunctivitis; Class: macrolides; Preg: B; CIs: Hypersensitivity to macrolides or ketolides; ADRs: PSEUDOMEMBRANOUS COLITIS, abdominal pain, N/V/D, LFTs, rash; Interactions: Antacids may levels, Nelfinavir may levels, May effects of warfarin, May levels of CYP3A4 substrates, May digoxin levels; Dose: PO: Adults: CAP, pharyngitis/tonsillitis, skin/skin structure infections—500 mg on Day 1, then 250 mg daily × 4 days.
Amitriptyline (Elavil) Uses: Depression; Class: tricyclic antidepressants; Preg: C; CIs: Hypersensitivity, Concurrent use with MAOIs, Post-MI, May risk of suicidal thoughts/behaviors esp. , phenothiazines, quinidine, cimetidine, and class Ic antiarrhythmics) may levels, risk of hypertensive crises, seizures, or death with MAOIs CAPITALS indicates life-threatening; underlines indicate most frequent A → → → → (discontinue for ≥2 wk), risk of toxicity with SSRIs (discontinue fluoxetine for ≥5 wk), risk of arrhythmias with other drugs that prolong QT interval, CNS depression with other CNS depressants including alcohol, antihistamines, opioids, and sedative/hypnotics, risk of anticholinergic effects with other anticholinergic agents; Dose: PO: Adults: 75 mg/day in divided doses; may be up to 300 mg/day or 50–100 mg at bedtime, may by 25–50 mg/day up to 300 mg at bedtime; PO: Geri and Adolescents: 10 mg tid and 20 mg/day at bedtime or 25 mg at bedtime initially, slowly to 100 mg/day as a single bedtime dose or in divided doses; Availability (G): Tabs: 10, 25, 50, 75, 100, 150 mg; Monitor: BP, HR, ECG, mental status, suicidal thoughts/behaviors; Notes: May take 4–6 wk to see effect.
Acute bacterial sinusitis—500 mg daily × 3 days or single 2-g dose of ER susp (Zmax). Chancroid/nongonococcal urethritis or cervicitis—1-g single dose. Gonococcal urethritis/cervicitis—2-g single dose. 5 g), or 10 mg/kg daily × 3 days (max: 500 mg/day), or 10 mg/kg (max: 500 mg/ day) on Day 1, then 5 mg/kg (max: 250 mg/day) daily × 4 days. CAP— 10 mg/kg (max: 500 mg/day) on Day 1, then 5 mg/kg (max: 250 mg/day) daily × 4 days. Pharyngitis/tonsillitis—12 mg/kg daily × 5 days (max: 500 mg/day). Acute bacterial sinusitis—10 mg/kg daily × 3 days (max: 500 mg/day).