antibiotics lab 11 Flashcards

Prevpac

Clarithomycin
Amoxicillin
Lanzoprazole
- side effect: Diarrhea, nausea, headache, changed taste

Clarithomycin

- macrolide
- stops protein synthesis
-by binding to 50S ribosome

Amoxicillin

#NAME?

Lanzoprazole

#NAME?

Bactrim

other name: Septra
- synthetic
- Sulfamethoxazole & trimethoprim
- these two drugs inhibit 2 steps in folic acid synthesis
side effects: NVD & sensitive to sunlight

Resistance to Bactrim drug forms when there's mutation in...

in dihydropteroate synthase & dihydrofolate reductase

Bactrim is a broad spectrum drug to treat what for bacteria/ funal/
protozoal infections?

#NAME?

sulfamethoxazole

#NAME?

trimethoprim

#NAME?

Avycaz

#NAME?

what does Avycaz treat

complicated infections in abdominal/ UTI/ kidney
(for patients with no other alternative)

Avibactam

Beta lactamase inhibitor

Ceftzidime

cephalosporin that binds to penicillin binding proteins

Magnapen

#NAME?

what does Magnapen treat?

#NAME?

what does Magnapen do

inhibits peptidoglycan synthesis

Synercid

#NAME?

what does synercid treat?

treats life threatening diseases- blood/ skin infections
- used for vancomycin resistant infections (of Enterococcus faecium)

what is mechanism of the combination of quinupristin & dalfopristin?

they inhibit translation by binding to 2 different spots on 50s ribosome