Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2011 Professional Desk Reference Edition

Overview

The Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2011 Professional Desk Reference Edition contains the same essential content as the Deluxe Edition with a few extras:

• Format: Hardcover, Larger Easy-to-Read 7”x10” size
• Additional Content for Each Drug:
• Mechanism of Action
• Adverse Effects
• Black Box Warning Indication
• Updated Drug Content
• New Figures and Tables

The Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2011 Professional Desk Reference Edition continues its tradition as the leading portable drug reference...

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Overview

The Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2011 Professional Desk Reference Edition contains the same essential content as the Deluxe Edition with a few extras:

• Format: Hardcover, Larger Easy-to-Read 7”x10” size
• Additional Content for Each Drug:
• Mechanism of Action
• Adverse Effects
• Black Box Warning Indication
• Updated Drug Content
• New Figures and Tables

The Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2011 Professional Desk Reference Edition continues its tradition as the leading portable drug reference packed with vital drug information to help clinicians make better decisions at the point of care. Each edition is meticulously peer-reviewed by experts and clinicians of multiple specialties. It details typical drug dosing (both FDA approved and off-label uses), available trade and generic formulations, metabolism, safety in pregnancy and lactation, relative drug pricing information, Canadian trade names, and an herbal & alternative therapies section. Save time and improve patient care with the 2011 Tarascon Pocket Pharmacopoeia.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781449600693
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Publication date: 2/23/2011
  • Edition description: 3
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 418
  • Product dimensions: 6.90 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents

Analgesics

Antirheumatic Agents 1

Muscle Relaxants 3

Non-Opioid Analgesic Combinations 5

Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatories 7

Opioid Agonist-Antagonists 12

Opioid Agonists 12

Opioid Analgesic Combinations 16

Opioid Antagonists 19

Other Analgesics 19

Anesthesia

Anesthetics and Sedatives 21

Local Anesthetics 22

Neuromuscular Blockers 23

Antimicrobials

Aminoglycosides 24

Antifungal Agents 25

Antimalarials 31

Antimycobacterial Agents 34

Antiparasitics 37

Antiviral Agents 39

Carbapenems 59

Cephalosporins 60

Macrolides 67

Penicillins 70

Quinolones 75

Sulfonamides 78

Tetracyclines 79

Other Antimicrobials 81

Cardiovascular

ACE Inhibitors 86

Aldosterone Antagonists 89

Angiotensin Receptor Blockers (ARBs) 90

Antiadrenergic Agents 92

Anti-Dysrhythmics/Cardiac Arrest 94

Anti-Hyperlipidemic Agents 101

Antihypertensive Combinations 107

Antiplatelet Drugs 113

Beta-Blockers 115

Calcium Channel Blockers (CCBs) 119

Diuretics 121

Nitrates 125

Pressors/Inotropes 126

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension 128

Thrombolytics 130

Volume Expanders 131

Other 132

Contrast Media

MRI Contrast 134

Radiography Contrast 134

Dermatology

Acne Preparations 135

Actinic Keratosis Preparations 138

Antibacterials (Topical) 139

Antifungals (Topical) 141

Antiparasitics (Topical) 143

Antipsoriatics 144

Antivirals (Topical) 145

Atopic Dermatitis Preparations 146

Corticosteroids (Topical) 147

Corticosteroid / Antimicrobial Combinations 150

Hemorrhoid Care 151

Other Dermatologic Agents 151

Endocrine and Metabolic

Androgens/Anabolic Steroids 155

Bisphosphonates 157

Corticosteroids 159

Diabetes-Related 162

Diagnostic Agents 171

Gout-Related 172

Minerals 173

Nutritionals 179

Phosphate Binders 180

Thyroid Agents 181

Vitamins 183

Other 189

ENT

Antihistamines 193

Antitussives/Expectorants 195

Combination Products 196

Decongestants 206

Ear Preparations 207

Mouth and Lip Preparations 208

Nasal Preparations 209

Gastroenterology

Antidiarrheals 211

Antiemetics 213

Antiulcer 217

Laxatives 225

Ulcerative Colitis 228

Other GI Agents 229

Hematology

Anticoagulants 233

Antihemophilic Agents 237

Colony Stimulating Factors 239

Other Hematological Agents 241

Herbal & Alternative Therapies 243

Immunology

Immunizations 257

Immunoglobulins 263

Immunosuppression 266

Other 268

Neurology

Alzheimer's Disease 268

Anticonvulsants 269

Migraine Therapy 276

Multiple Sclerosis 278

Myasthenia Gravis 279

Parkinsonian Agents 280

Other Agents 283

OB/GYN

Contraceptives 285

Estrogens 296

GnRH Agents 299

Hormone Combinations 300

Labor Induction / Cervical Ripening 302

Ovulation Stimulants 302

Progestins 303

Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators 305

Uterotonics 306

Vaginitis Preparations 306

Other OB/GYN Agents 308

Oncology

Alkylating agents 309

Antibiotics 312

Antimetabolites 314

Cytoprotective Agents 317

Hormones 317

Immunomodulators 320

Mitotic Inhibitors 324

Platinum-Containing Agents 326

Radiopharmaceuticals 326

Miscellaneous 327

Ophthalmology

Antiallergy 332

Antibacterials 334

Antiviral Agents 337

Corticosteroid & Antibacterial Combinations 337

Corticosteroids 339

Glaucoma Agents 339

Macular Degeneration 343

Mydriatics & Cycloplegics 343

Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatories 344

Other Ophthalmologic Agents 345

Psychiatry

Antidepressants 346

Antimanic (Bipolar) Agents 353

Antipsychotics 354

Anxiolytics/Hypnotics 361

Combination Drugs 365

Drug Dependence Therapy 365

Stimulants/ADHD/Anorexiants 367

Pulmonary

Beta Agonists 370

Combinations 372

Inhaled Steroids 374

Leukotriene Inhibitors 376

Other Pulmonary Medications 377

Toxicology 380

Urology

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia 383

Bladder Agents 384

Erectile Dysfunction 387

Nephrolithiasis 389

Other 390

Index 391

Appendix 413

Page Index for Tables

General

Abbreviations viii

Therapeutic drug levels viii

Outpatient pediatric drugs ix

Pediatric vital signs and IV drugs x

Conversions x

P450 isozymes xi

Formulas xiii

Drug therapy reference sites xiii

Coronary Artery Disease 10-year Risk xiv

Adult Emergency Drugs 413

Cardiac Dysrhythmia Protocols 414

Antiviral drugs for influenza 415

Analgesics

Opioid equivalency 13

Fentanyl transdermal 14

NSAIDs 17

Antimicrobials

Bacterial pathogens 54

STDs/Vaginitis 62

Cephalosporins 65

Penicillins 68

SBE prophylaxis 71

Quinolones 76

C difficile infection in adult 82

Cardiovascular

HTN therapy 88

ACE inhibitors 88

QT interval drugs 93

LDL cholesterol goals 95

Lipid reduction by class 96

Statins lipid response 103

HTN Combinations 106

Cardiac parameters 124

Thrombolysis in MI 131

Dermatology

Topical corticosteroids 140

Endocrine

Corticosteroids 161

Diabetes numbers 163

Insulin 166

IV solutions 173

Fluoride dose 175

Potassium forms 176

Peds rehydration 177

Gastroenterology

H pylori treatment 219

Hematology

Heparin dosing 236

Theraputic goals for anticoagulation 237

Warfarin interactions 238

Immunizations

Tetanus 258

Child immunizations 259

Adult immunizations 264

Neurology

Dermatomes 270

Nerve roots, LS spine 270

Glasgow coma scale 270

OB/GYN

Oral contraceptives 295

Emerg contraception 296

Drugs in pregnancy 301

Ophthalmology

Visual acuity screen 336

Psychiatry

Antipsychotics 355

Body mass index 368

Pulmonary

Peak flow 373

Inhaler colors 373

Inhaled steroids 375

Toxicology

Antidotes 382

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