Category: Pharmacology

Strep Throat Treatment

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Strep throat TX: Penicillin for 10 days. Erythromycin if  allergic to penicillin.

 

Treatment of Pyelonephritis

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1-2 days of intravenous (IV) fluoroquinolones, aminoglycosides, or 3rd gen cephalosporins, followed by outpatient oral antibiotics.Severe or complicated cases  may require 14 to 21  days of IV antibiotics ;

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Cystitis in Pregnancy

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Avoid trimethoprim and quinolones during pregnancy

  1. Co-amoxiclav   250/125 mg  3 times daily
  2. Cefalexin           250 mg         4 times daily

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