By Leonard Gomella
Competently PRESCRIBE AND ADMINISTER greater than 1,400 OF the medicine most of the time utilized in medical perform WITH THIS ULTRA-CONVENIENT POCKET GUIDE!
* equipped alphabetically by means of ordinary drug name
* universal makes use of, mechanisms of motion, dosages (adult and pediatric), warnings/precautions, shape provided, and notes/common facet effects
* Summaries of FDA "Black Box" precautions and contraindications
* encompasses a directory of the drugs geared up by way of drug classification
* Covers traditional and natural agents
* up to date to mirror new medicinal drugs, elimination of gear taken off the industry, new formulations, and adjustments in licensed use of latest medicines
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125 mcg/kg/min max 10 mcg/ min IV for 12 h; w/ heparin. ] w/ Scr > 2 mg/dL; can affect digoxin levels CI: IBD, colonic ulceration, partial intestinal obst; cirrhosis Disp: Tabs 25, 50, 100 mg SE: Abd pain, D, flatulence, ↑ LFTs, hypersens Rxn Notes: OK w/ sulfonylureas; ✓ LFTs q3mo for 1st y Acebutolol (Sectral) Uses: *HTN, arrhythmias* chronic stable angina Acts: Blocks β-adrenergic receptors, β1, & ISA Dose: HTN: 400–800 mg/d 2 ÷ doses Arrhythmia: 400–1200 mg/d 2 ÷ doses; ↓ 50% w/ CrCl < 50 mL/min, elderly; max 800 mg/d ↓ 75% w/ CrCl < 25 mL/min; max 400 mg/d W/P: [B, + M] Can exacerbate ischemic heart Dz, do not D/C abruptly CI: 2nd-/3rd-degree heart block, cardiac failure, cardiogenic shock Disp: Caps 200, 400 mg SE: Fatigue, HA, dizziness, ↓ HR Acetaminophen [APAP, N-acetyl-p-Aminophenol] (Acephen, Ofirmev, IV [Rx], Tylenol, Other Generic) [OTC] BOX: May cause acute liver failure; associated w/ doses > 4000 mg/d & taking APAP in > 1 product Uses: *Mild–mod pain, HA, fever* Acts: Nonnarcotic analgesic; ↓ CNS synth of prostaglandins & hypothalamic heat-regulating center Dose: Adults.
Initial 25 g IV; then based on response; 250 g/48 h max Peds. ] Severe anemia; cardiac, renal, or hepatic Insuff d/t protein load & hypervolemia avoid 25% albumin in preterm infants CI: CHF, severe anemia Disp: Soln 5%, vials 20%, 25% SE: Chills, fever, CHF, tachycardia, ↑↓ BP, hypervolemia Notes: Contains 130–160 mEq Na+/L; may cause pulm edema; max Inf rates: 25% vial: 2–3 mL/min; 5% soln: 5–10 mL/min Albuterol (Proventil, Ventolin, ProAir) Uses: *Asthma, COPD, prevent exercise-induced bronchospasm* Acts: β-Adrenergic sympathomimetic bronchodilator; relaxes bronchial smooth muscle Dose: Adults.
5 Cream Miconazole (Monistat 1 combination pack, Monistat 3, Monistat 7) [OTC], (Monistat-Derm) Nystatin (Mycostatin) Terconazole (Terazol 3, Terazol 7, generic) Tioconazole (generic [OTC]) Miscellaneous OB/GYN Agents Clomiphene (Clomid) Dinoprostone (Cervidil Vaginal Insert, Prepidil Gel, Prostin E2) Doxylamine & pyridoxine (Diclegis) Leuprolide (Lupron) Leuprolide acetate and norethindrone acetate kit (Lupaneta Pack) Tranexamic acid (Lysteda, generic) Magnesium sulfate (various) Medroxyprogesterone (Provera, DepoProvera, Depo-SubQ Provera) Methylergonovine (Methergine) Mifepristone [RU 486] (Mifeprex) Nafarelin, metered spray (SYNAREL) Ospemifene (Osphena) Oxytocin (Pitocin, generic) Paroxetine (Brisdelle) Terbutaline (generic) Tranexamic acid (Lysteda) Aspirin/butalbital/ caffeine compound (Fiorinal) Aspirin/butalbital/ caffeine/codeine (Fiorinal w/ Codeine) Eletriptan (Relpax) Frovatriptan (Frova) Naratriptan (Amerge, generic) Sumatriptan (Alsuma, Imitrex, Imitrex Statdose, Imitrex Nasal Spray, generic) PAIN MEDICATIONS Antimigraine Agents Acetaminophen/ butalbital, w/ and w/o caffeine (Fioricet, Margesic, Esgic, Dologic Plus, Bupap, Sedapap, Phrenilin) Almotriptan (Axert) 29 Classification Sumatriptan/naproxen sodium (Treximet) Sumatriptan needleless system (Sumavel DosePro) Rizatriptan (Maxalt, Maxalt-MLT, generic) Zolmitriptan (Zomig, Zomig ZMT, Zomig Nasal) Local/Topical (See also Local Anesthetics Table 1, p 318) Benzocaine (Americaine, Lanacane, Hurricane, various [OTC]) Benzocaine/antipyrine (Auralgan) Bupivacaine (Marcaine) Capsaicin (Capsin, Zostrix, others) [OTC] Cocaine Dibucaine (Nupercainal) Lidocaine, lidocaine/ epinephrine (Anestacon Topical, Xylocaine, Xylocaine Viscous, Xylocaine MPF, others) Lidocaine/ prilocaine (EMLA, ORAQIX) Lidocaine/tetracaine transdermal patch (Synera) and cream (Pliaglis) Mepivacaine (Carbocaine) Procaine (Novocaine) Pramoxine (Anusol Ointment, ProctoFoam NS, others) Narcotic Analgesics Acetaminophen/codeine (Tylenol 2, 3, 4) [C-III, C-IV] Alfentanil (Alfenta) Buprenorphine (Buprenex) (C-III) Buprenorphine/ naloxone (Suboxone, Zubsolv) (C-III) Buprenorphine, transdermal (Butrans) Butorphanol (Stadol) [C-IV] Codeine [C-II] Fentanyl (Sublimaze) [C-II] Fentanyl, transdermal (Duragesic, generic) [C-II] Fentanyl, transmucosal (Abstral, Actiq, Fentora, Lazanda, Onsolis, generic) [C-II] Hydrocodone, extended release (Zohydro) [C-II] Hydrocodone/ acetaminophen (Lorcet, Vicodin, Hycet, others) [C-II] Hydrocodone/ibuprofen (Vicoprofen, generic) [C-II] Hydromorphone (Dilaudid, Dilaudid HP, generic) [C-II] Hydromorphone, extended-release (Exalgo) [C-II] Levorphanol (Levo-Dromoran) Meperidine (Demerol, Meperitab, generic) [C-II] Methadone (Dolophine, Methadose, generic) [C-II] Morphine (Avinza XR, Astramorph/PF, Duramorph, Infumorph, MS Contin, Kadian SR, Oramorph SR, Roxanol) [C-II] Morphine/naltrexone (Embeda) [C-II] 30 Nalbuphine (generic) Oxycodone (OxyContin, Roxicodone, generic) [C-II] Oxycodone/ acetaminophen (Percocet, Primlev, Tylox) [C-II] Clinician’s Pocket Drug Reference 2015 Oxycodone/ acetaminophen ER (Xartemis XR) [C-II] Oxycodone/aspirin (Percodan) [C-II] Oxycodone/ibuprofen (Combunox) [C-II] Oxymorphone (Opana, Opana ER) [C-II] Pentazocine (Talwin) [C-IV] Tapentadol (Nucynta) Nonnarcotic Analgesics Acetaminophen, oral [N-acetyl-paminophenol (APAP)] (Acephen, Tylenol, other generic) Acetaminophen, injection (Ofirmev) Acetaminophen/ butalbital/± caffeine (Fioricet, Medigesic, Repan, Sedapap-10, Two-Dyne, Triapin, Axocet, Phrenilin Forte) Aspirin (Bayer, Ecotrin, St.