antibiotics

  1. if allergic to one...
    if allergic to one beta lactam, allergic to all beta-lactams
  2. no effect on mycoplasma
    beta-lactams
  3. two week duration
    two-week duration of cefovicin (convenia) due plasma protein binding
  4. avoid in corneal ulcers
    topical neo-poly-dex
  5. binds endotoxin
    low dose IV polymixin B binds and neutralizes
  6. hypocalcemia
    rapid IV oxytetracycline
  7. retained in esophagus, cause damage
    oral doxy and clindamycin
  8. anti-inflammatory activity
    tetracyclines
  9. cats can't metabolize
    glucuronidate chloramphenicol
  10. banned in food-producing animals
    chloramphenicol, metronidazole
  11. disrupt gut flora in adult horses
    macrolides cause colitis
  12. How often per day?
    SID aminoglycocytes - less toxic, more effective
  13. not in anaerobes
    aminoglycosides don't affect anaerobes
  14. Avoid in KCS
    sulfonamides
  15. depletes folic acid
    trimethoprim sulfa, prolonged
  16. potent neurotoxin
    metronidazole
  17. red discoloration of body secretions
    rifampin metabolites
  18. damages developing joints
    fluoroquinolones
  19. excellent for prostatic
    enrofloxacin
  20. prophylactic abx (sx)
    IV prophylactic abx administered 30 minutes before sx
Author
XQWCat
ID
328561
Card Set
antibiotics
Description
antimicrobials midterm
Updated