Antifungal - Allylamine.txt

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Antifungal - Allylamine.txt
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2013-02-07 21:15:21
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Antifungal Allylamine
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Antifungal - Allylamine.txt
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  1. ´╗┐What's the common name for Terbinafine?
    Lamasil
  2. What is Terbinafine?
    synthetic allylamine
  3. What is the MOA of Terbinafine?
    Inhibits epoxidation of squalene in fungi so increased levels become toxic to them
  4. What is the effect of Terbinafine?
    Reduces ergosterol & prevents synthesis of fungal membrane
  5. What does Terbinafine treat?
    Mucotaneous fungal infections
  6. What baseline lab do you need to obtain before starting Terbinafine?
    LFTs (can be elevated 2-3 x's before need to d/c it)
  7. What are the adverse effects of Terbinafine?
    GI upset, HA, & hepatotoxicity

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