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Imipenem-Cilastatin
Primaxin
Carbepenem Antibiotic

Causes Seizures
Infliximab
Remicade
Monoclonal Antibody
Rheumatoid Arthritis, Crohn's Disease, Ulcerative Colitis

Increases Risk of Developing Infections
Ketorolac
Toradol
NSAID
Short Term Post-Operative Pain

Nephrotoxic
Labetalol
Trandate
Nonselective Beta Blocker & Alpha 1 Blocker
Hypertensive Crisis

Hypotension
Leucovorin
Wellcovorin
Folic Acid Derivative
Cellular Rescue from the Adverse Effects of Methotrexate Therapy
Levofloxacin
Levaquin
Fluoroquinolone Antibiotic 

Do not administer with multivalent cations
Prolongation of QT Interval
Ruptures of the shoulder, hand, and Achilles tendons
18 y/o+ only
Levothyroxine
Synthroid
Thyroid Hormone
Hypothyroidism

Hypermetabolic Side Effects
Increased Pulse, Tachycardia
Lidocaine
Xylocaine
Local Anesthetic, Class IB Antiarrhythmic 
Ventricular Arrhythmias & Local Anesthetic
Linezolid
Zyvox
Oxazolidinone Antibiotic
Treatment of VRE and MRSA 

Nonselective Inhibitor of MAO, Serotonin Syndrome with TCAs, SNRIs, SSRIs, Trazodone

VRE- Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus faecium infections
Lorazepam
Ativan
Benzodiazepine Antianxiety Agent
Status Epilepticus, Antiemetic Adjunct

Drowsiness, Dizziness
Mannitol
Osmitrol
Osmotic Diuretic 
Decreases Intracranial Pressure
Meperidine
Demerol
Opiate Agonist Analgesic
Relief of Moderate to Severe Pain

Toxic Metabolite builds up in Kidneys
Meropenem
Merrem
Carbapenem Antibiotic
Methylprednisolone
Solu-Medrol
Glucocorticosteroid
Immunosuppressive, Antiinflammatory
Metoclopramide
Reglan
Increases Gastric Motility

Extrapyramidal effects seen at high doses
Must be renally adjusted
Metoprolol
Lopressor
Beta 1 Selective Beta Blocker
Myocardial Infarction

Contraindicated in asthma, bradycardia
Metronidazole
Flagyl
Antibacterial, Antiprotozoal

Major interaction with Warfarin: Increases INR
Never Administer with Alcohol
Micafungin
Mycamine
Antifungal Agent
Invasive Fungal Infections
Midazolam
Versed
Short Acting Benzodiazepine General Anesthetic
Anesthesia Induction

Anterograde Amnesia
Sedation of Mechanically Ventillated Patients
Morphine
Duramorph
Opiate Analgesic

No upper limit to the dose in tolerant patients
Tolerance to repiratory depression develops, but not constipation
Accumulation of Metabolites in Renal Impairment
Nafcillin
--
Penicillin Antibiotic
Staphylococci Infections

Non MRSA Staph Only
Naloxone
Narcan
Antidote
Narcotic Overdose Antidote
Nitroglycerin
Nitro-Bid
Antianginal Agent
Acute Angina Pectoris
Norepinephrine
Levophed
Vasopressor
Produces Vasoconstriction and Cardiac Stimulation in Shock Patients
Olanzapine
Zyprexa
Atypical Antipsychotic
Agitation associated with Schizophrenia and Bipolar Mania

Intramuscular Only
Ondansetron
Zofran
Selective 5-HT3 Receptor Antagonist Antiemetic
Controlling Nausea and Vomiting in Chemotherapy

QT Prolongation
Oxytocin
Pitocin
--
Induces Labor & Controls Postpartum Bleeding
Palonosetron
Aloxi
Selective 5-HT3 Receptor Antagonist
Nausea and Vomiting

QT Prolongation
Pamidronate
Aredia
Bone Resorption Inhibitor
Treating Hypercalcemia from Malignancy and Metastic Bone Disease
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