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Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (Bactrim/TMP-SMZ) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

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Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (Bactrim/TMP-SMZ) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

What is the Generic Name for Bactrim/TMP-SMZ?

trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole

What is the Trade Name for trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole?

Bactrim/TMP-SMZ

What are the Indications of Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (Bactrim/TMP-SMZ) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

bronchitis, UTI, diarrhea, pneumonia, multiple types of infection

What are the Actions of Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (Bactrim/TMP-SMZ) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

bacteriacidal by preventing metabolism of folic acid

What is the Therapeutic Class of Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (Bactrim/TMP-SMZ) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

anti-infectives, antiprotozoals

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (Bactrim/TMP-SMZ) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

folate antagonists, sulfonamides

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Date Published - Jan 1, 2019
Date Modified - Mar 30, 2019

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