Drugs (test 3)

Question Answer
Isoniazid (INH)(Treats? Education?) Mycobacterium tuberculosis Can cause hepatotoxicity Avoid tyramine and histamine
Rifampin (rifadin) (Treats?, education?) Mycobacterium tuberculosisCan turn body fluids red or orange
Pyrazinamide (PZA)(Treats?, education?) Mycobacterium tuberculosisCan cause hepatotoxicityCan cause polyarthralgias
Ethambutol (myambutol)(Treats, education) Mycobacterium tuberculosis Can cause decreased color discrimination Can cause blurred vision or vision loss
Why is vitamin b6 given to patients with Tb Prevent developing neuropathy associated with taking INH
Hydroxychlorine ( plaquinel)(Treats, drug type) Systemic lupus erythmatosusAntimalerial agent
Chloroquine (aralen)(Treats, drug type) Systemic lupus erythmatosusAntimalerial agent
Methylprednisolone (methotrexate)(Treats, drug type) Acute flare ups of Systemic lupus erythmatosusCorticosteroid
Azathioprine(Treats, drug type) Systemic lupus erthmatosus Immunosuppressive
Cyclophoshamide (Treats, drug type) Systemic lupus erthmatosus Immunosuppressive

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