Drugs for ob clinicals

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Drugs for ob clinicals
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  1. Indomethacine/indocine
    • Prevention of premature labor
    • Closure of patent ductus arteriosus
  2. Prostaglandin E/Prostin
    To maintain patent ductus arteriosus
  3. Magnesium sulfate
    • Anticonvulsant in preeclampsia
    • Premature labor
  4. Metronidazole/Flagyl
    prophylactic c section
  5. Nifedipine/Procardia
    • Pre term labor
    • antihypertensive
  6. Serophene/Clomid
    • female infertility
    • Pregnancy X
  7. Terbutaline/Brethine
    • Premature labor
    • Relaxes uterine smooth muscle
  8. Betamethasone/Celestone
    Prevention of neonate respiratory distress syndrome
  9. Dexamethasone/decadron
    • Decrease inflammation
    • Triggers surfactant
  10. Folic acid B9
    • Reduce risk of neural tube defects
    • Prevention of megoblastic anemia during pregnancy
  11. Oxytocin/Pitocin
    • Produces uterine contraction
    • Stimulates milk ejection
    • stimulation induction of labor missed or incomplete abortion, postpartum bleeding
  12. Nitrazine paper
    Used to determine absence or presence of amniotic fluid
  13. Naloxone/Narcan
    Reverse respiratory depression by opioids
  14. Methylergonovine/methergine
    • Stimulates uterine vascular smooth muscle causing contractions
    • Decreases bleeding
    • Also: tx of hemorrhage, postpartum or postabortion, uterine contractions
  15. Cervidil
    • Dilates cervix in term pregnancy
    • stimulates uterine contractions, causing abortion
    • expulsion of uterine contents in fetal deaths
  16. Meperidine/Demoral
    Depresses pain impulses
  17. Calcium gluconate/kalcinate
    prevention and treatment of hypercalcemia and HYPERMAGNESMIA
  18. Butorphanol Tartrate/Stadol
    Depresses pain impulse
  19. Misoprostol/Cytotec
    • Pregnancy termination
    • Postpartum hemorrhage
    • Cervical ripening/labor induction
  20. Methyldopa
    • HTN
    • Hypertensive crisis
  21. PCN G
    Gonorrhea, staph, strep pyogens, syphillis
  22. Cefotaxine
    • Gram - and Gram + organisms
    • H. influenzae, gonorrhea, strep, staph
    • 3rd generation cephalosporins
  23. Ampicillin
    • Gram + and Gram -
    • Prevention of bacterial endocarditis
    • Broad spectrum antiinfective
  24. Gentamicin
    Systemic CNS infections, respiratory, GI, pseudomonas aeruginosa etc.
  25. Survanta
    • Natural lung surfactant
    • prevention and treatment of respiratory distress syndrome in premature infants
  26. Infasurf
    Prevention and treatment of resp. distress syndrome in premature infants
  27. Caffeine Citrate
    Apnea in premature infant
  28. Curosurf
    Pulmonary surfactant

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