Flashcards in Year 2 Antibiotics Deck (64)

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## what is the antibiotic treatment for cellulitis?

### flucloxacilin or doxycycline (7-14 days)

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## what is the treatment for athletes foot?

### topical 1% terbinafine (7 days)

3

## what is the treatment for dermatophyte nail infection?

###
terbinafine

fingers (6-12 weeks)

toes (3-6 months)

4

## what is the treatment for diabetic foot ulcer if it looks clinically infected?

###
flucloxacillin or doxycycline or co-trimoxazole

if anaerobes present: add metronidazole

5

## what is the treatment for impetigo?

### topical fusidic acid then fluloxacillin or clarithromycin

6

## what is the treatment of chicken pox?

###
aciclovir (7 days)

(if presents within 24 hours of rash)

7

## what is the treatment of shingles?

###
aciclovir or valaciclovir (7 days)

must present within 72 hours of rash

8

## what is the antibiotic treatment for infected bites?

### co-amoxiclav or metronidaozle + doxycycline (7 days)

9

## what is the treatment for dermatophyte skin infection?

### clotrimazole cream

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## what is the treatment for dermatophyte scalp infections?

### terbinafine

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## what is the treatment of candida?

###
clotrimazole cream

oral fluconazole

12

## what is the treatment of scabies?

### permethrin cream or malathion lotion

13

## what is the antibiotic treatment of septic arthritis?

### flucloxacillin or ceftriaxone (children) then adjust once organism confirmed

14

## what is the antibiotic treatment of osteomyelitis?

### flucloxacillin

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## what is the antibiotic treatment of necrotising fasciitis?

### penicillin + clidamycin (+ surgical debridement)

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## what is the treatment of gas gangrene?

### penicillin + metronidazole (+ surgical debridement)

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## what is the treatment of tetanus?

###
antitoxin + penicillin/metronidazole

(+ surgical debirdement + booster vaccine)

18

## what is the treatment of PVL producing S. aureus?

### flucloxacillin/clindamycin

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## what is the antibiotic treatment of tonsillitis?

### penicillin V (10 days) or clarithromycin ( 5 days)

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## what is the treatment of diphtheria?

### antitoxin + penicillin/erythromycin

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## what is the antibiotic treatment of sinusitis?

### penicillin V (7 days) or doxcycycline (7 days)

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## what is the antibiotic treatment of otitis media?

### amoxicillin or clarithromycin ( 5 days)

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## what is the treatment of otitis externa?

### aural toilet ( gentasone

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## what is the antibiotic treatment of epiglottis?

### IV ceftriazone

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## what is the treatment of oral thrush?

### nystatin liquid (7 days)

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## what is the antibiotic treatment of bacterial conjuncitivitis?

### chloramphenicol drops or ointment

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## what is the antibiotic treatment of chlamydial conjunctivitis?

### topical oxytetracycline

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## what is the antibiotic treatment of orbital cellulitis?

### ceftriaxone IV + fluclozacillin IV + metronidazole IV

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## what is the antibiotic treatment of bacterial keratitis?

### ofloxacin/gentamicin + cefuroxime

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