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1

Can cause depression (80% of time)
Flu like symptoms (esp when treating Hep C)

Ribavarin and PEG-Intron

2

Can you use Rifampin alone as tx of TB?

NOOO

3

Isoniazid side effect...

hepatitis

4

Zanamivir administered via...

inhalation

(contraindicated in resp dz, ie COPD and asthma)

5

Should you use Zanamivir with respiratory dz?

NO

6

Does Zanamivir work against influenza A and B?

YES

7

Prodrug converted to active form and inhibits cleaving of virus from cellular envelope, preventing influenza disease

Oseltamivir (Tamiflu)

8

Ribavarin works against which type of hepatitis?

C

(along with PEG-interferon)

9

If you find tick on body but not engorged

one 200 mg dose of Doxy

10

how many ppl get the erythema migrans rash in Lyme dz

80-90%

(so about 20% do not)

11

what can happen with high does of acyclovir

seizures

12

Permethrin 1% (Nix) is DOC for

Lice

13

Nitrofurantoin should be avoided during what times of pregnancy

first trimester
right before labor

14

Metabolism and excretion of Nitrofurantoin occurs....

quickly!!!

15

Can you use Nitrofurantoin in a GFR of 40?

NO (needs to be 60 or above)

16

DOC for Giardia

Metronidazole

17

SE of Metronidazole

Metallic taste

18

DOC for latent TB?

Isoniazid

19

If you're on Isoniazid, what else must you be on?

B6