Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2013 Professional Desk Reference Edition

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The Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2013 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, ...
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Overview

The Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2013 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 2013 Tarascon Pocket Pharmacopoeia.

The Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2013 Professional Desk Reference Edition contains the same essential content as the Deluxe Edition in an easy to read 7"x10" paperback format, plus:

Additional Content for Each Drug:

Mechanism of Action
Adverse Effects
Updated Drug Content
New Figures and Tables

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781449673635
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Publication date: 12/28/2012
  • Edition description: Profession
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 450
  • Sales rank: 637,368
  • 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 13

Opioid Analgesic Combinations 16

Opioid Antagonists 20

Other Analgesics 20

Anesthesia

Anesthetics and Sedatives 22

Local Anesthetics 24

Neuromuscular Blockers 25

Antimicrobials

Aminoglycosides 25

Antifungal Agents 27

Antimalarials 33

Antimycobacterial Agents 35

Antiparasitics 39

Antiviral Agents 41

Carbapenems 64

Cephalosporins 65

Macrolides 73

Penicillins 76

Quinolones 82

Sulfonamides 85

Tetracyclines 87

Other Antimicrobials 88

Cardiovascular

ACE Inhibitors 95

Aldosterone Antagonists 98

Angiotensin Receptor Blockers (ARBs) 99

Anti-Dysrhythmics/Cardiac Arrest 100

Anti-Hyperlipidemic Agents 107

Antiadrenergic Agents 113

Antihypertensive Combinations 116

Antihypertensives 120

Antiplatelet Drugs 122

Beta-Blockers 124

Calcium Channel Blockers (CCBs) 128

Diuretics 131

Nitrates 134

Pressors/Inotropes 136

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension 138

Thrombolytics 140

Volume Expanders 141

Other 142

Contrast Media

MRI Contrast 143

Other 144

Radiography Contrast 145

Dermatology

Acne Preparations 145

Actinic Keratosis Preparations 149

Antibacterials (Topical) 150

Antifungals (Topical) 151

Antiparasitics (Topical) 153

Antipsoriatics 154

Antivirals (Topical) 155

Atopic Dermatitis Preparations 157

Corticosteroid/Antimicrobial Combinations 157

Corticosteroids (Topical) 158

Hemorrhoid Care 162

Other Dermatologic Agents 163

Endocrine and Metabolic

Androgens / Anabolic Steroids 167

Bisphosphonates 169

Corticosteroids 171

Diabetes-Related 174

Diagnostic Agents 185

Gout-Related 185

Minerals 187

Nutritionals 194

Phosphate Binders 195

Thyroid Agents 195

Vitamins 197

Other 203

ENT

Antihistamines 208

Antitussives / Expectorants 210

Combination Products 211

Decongestants 221

Ear Preparations 221

Mouth and Lip Preparations 223

Nasal Preparations 224

Gastroenterology

Antidiarrheals 227

Antiemetics 228

Antiulcer 232

Laxatives 240

Ulcerative Colitis 244

Other GI Agents 245

Hematology

Anticoagulants 248

Antihemophilic Agents 254

Colony-Stimulating Factors 256

Other Hematological Agents 258

Herbal and Alternative Therapies 262

Immunology

Immunizations 276

Immunoglobulins 283

Immunosuppression 286

Other 287

Neurology

Alzheimer's Disease 288

Anticonvulsants 289

Migraine Therapy 297

Multiple Sclerosis 299

Myasthenia Gravis 300

Parkinsonian Agents 301

Other Agents 305

OB/GYN

Contraceptives 308

Estrogens 320

GnRH Agents 323

Hormone Combinations 323

Labor Induction / Cervical Ripening 325

Ovulation Stimulants 326

Progestins 327

Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators 329

Uterotonics 330

Vaginitis Preparations 330

Other OB/GYN Agents 332

Oncology

Alkylating agents 333

Antibiotics 336

Antimetabolites 338

Cytoprotective Agents 341

Hormones 342

Immunomodulators 346

Miscellaneous 348

Mitotic Inhibitors 351

Monoclonal Antibodies 353

Platinum-Containing Agents 356

Radiopharmaceuticals 357

Topoisomerase Inhibitors 357

Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors 358

Ophthalmology

Antiallergy 361

Antibacterials 363

Antiviral Agents 366

Corticosteroid & Antibacterial Combinations 366

Corticosteroids 368

Glaucoma Agents 369

Macular Degeneration 372

Mydriatics & Cycloplegics 373

Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatories 374

Other Ophthalmologic Agents 375

Psychiatry

Antidepressants 376

Antimanic (Bipolar) Agents 383

Antipsychotics 385

Anxiolytics/Hypnotics 391

Combination Drugs 396

Drug Dependence Therapy 397

Stimulants/ADHD/Anorexiants 398

Pulmonary

Beta-Agonists 402

Combinations 404

Inhaled Steroids 406

Leukotriene Inhibitors 408

Other Pulmonary Medications 409

Toxicology 412

Urology

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia 416

Bladder Agents 417

Erectile Dysfunction 420

Nephrolithiasis 422

Other 424

Index 425

Appendix 447

Page Index for Tables

General

Abbreviations viii

Therapeutic drug levels viii

Pediatric drugs ix

Pediatric vital signs and IV drugs x

Conversions x

P450 isozymes xi

Coronary Artery Disease 10-year Risk xiii

Drug therapy reference sites xiv

Adult Emergency Drugs 447

Cardiac Dysrhythmia Protocols 448

Antiviral drugs for influenza 449

Analgesics

Opioid equivalency 14

Fentanyl transdermaldose 14

NSAIDs 19

Antimicrobials

Bacterial pathogens 60

STDs/Vaginitis 68

Cephalosporins 70

Prophylaxis for bacterial endocarditis 77

Penicillins 79

Acute bacterial sinusitis in adults and children 81

Quinolones 83

C difficile infection in adult 91

Cardiovascular

HTN therapy 96

ACE inhibitors 97

LDL cholesterol goals 109

Lipid reduction by class 110

Statins lipid response 112

QT interval drugs 114

Cardiac parameters 134

Thrombolysis in MI 142

Dermatology

Topical corticosteroids 159

Endocrine

Corticosteroids 172

Diabetes numbers 176

Insulin 180

IV solutions 188

Fluoride dose 189

Pediatric rehydration solutions 190

Potassium forms 191

Gastroenterology

H pylori treatment 235

Hematology

Enoxaparin adult dosing 250

Heparin dosing for acute coronary syndrome (ACS) 252

Heparin dosing DVT/PE 253

Theraputic goals for anticoagulation 253

Warfarin interactions 255

Immunology

Tetanus 277

Child immunizations 278

Adult immunizations 284

Neurology

Dermatomes 290

OB/GYN

Oral contraceptives 316

Emerg contraception 319

Drugs in pregnancy 325

Ophthalmology

Visual acuity screen 365

Psychiatry

Antipsychotics 386

Body mass index 399

Pulmonary

Peak flow 405

Inhaler colors 405

Inhaled steroids 407

Toxicology

Antidotes 413

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