Pharmacology

  • Cefazolin

    Cefazolin (Ancef) is a first generation cephalosporin and arguably the most common antibiotic used for surgical prophylaxis (typically for skin…

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  • Meropenem

    Meropenem (Merrem) is a broad spectrum intravenous antibiotic and member of the carbapenem β-lactam drug class. These antibiotics are often…

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  • Zosyn

    Zosyn (pipercillin-tazobactam or “pip-tazo”) is an intravenous combination of a β-lactam antibiotic with a β-lactamase inhibitor. β-lactamase is an enzyme…

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  • Cyanokit

    Cyanokit (hydroxocobalamin, a form of vitamin B12) is an injectable therapy most often used to treat cyanide toxicity. This medication…

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  • Cefepime

    Cefepime (Maxipime) is a powerful, broad-spectrum intravenous antibiotic commonly used in the inpatient and intensive care unit (ICU) settings to…

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