A form of insulin that works even more rapidly than regular insulin:
An intermediate acting form of insulin that in crystalline form:
NPH (Neutral Protamine Hagedorn)
Humulin N and Novolin N
Long-acting (24 hr) form of insulin:
Family name for oral diabetes drugs which stimulate insulin release from beta cells of the pancreas:
3 specific sulfonylreas:
Common adverse effect of sulfonylreas:
First-line oral diabetic drug which improves receptor sensitivity:
2 drugs that tx diabetes by increasing insulin receptor sensitivity in muscle tissue and adipocytes:
Rosiglitazone causes increased risk of:
CHF and mortality
Another oral diabetic drug _________ treats diabetes by increasing receptor sensitivity and decreasing ________ in the liver. It's close relative ______ has been taken off the market due to increased risk of _______.
The percent of the blood protein ______ that has reacted with glucose is measured as _________ which is abbreviated as _____. For non-diabetics this % is typically ____ and in ideal diabetics _____ and shouldn't be less than 7%.
Oral use of broad spectrum antibiotics can produce superinfection from a resitant bacteria such as _______ _______.
Penicillin drugs work by inhibiting ________ in Gram (positive/negative) bacteria.
transpeptidase (penicillin bind protein)
Bacteria can become resistant to penicillins by acquiring the enzyme called _________ or _______ which destroys penicillin.
The most common penicillin drug _______ can be combined with _____ _____ which inhibits the enzyme _____.
A common adverse effect of the penicillin family:
MRSA stands for ____ _____ _____ _____ and is Gram (positive/negative) and is tx with _____ which is taken (orally/IV).
methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Antibiotic family similar to penicillins, _______ that is more active towards Gram ____ bacteria than penicillins.
The cephalosporin used for treating gonorrhea:
Ceftriaxone (third generation)
Most commonly rx cephalosporin that is used to tx UTIs:
cephalexin (first generation)
A relative of erythromycin that only requires a 3-5 day regimen, _______, and is concentrated by _ _ _.
Antibiotic family that inhibits bacterial protein synthesis and can be used for pt who are allergic to penicillin:
Antibiotic used to tx gingival pockets and receding gums:
Antibiotic used to tx Lyme's disease, _______, that works on a molecular level by inhibiting ______.
An infection acquired in the hospital is a _______ infection as opposed to a _______ acquired infection.
_______ is a common alternative drug to penicillin , but should not be taken with mild or used by children.
A newer member of the tetracycline family that has a longer half-life over the original member of the family: