Rank #1: 059 - The five oncology drugs every pharmacist should know about
In this episode, we discuss with Dr. Megan Hartranft the five oncology drugs that every pharmacist should know about, which is a great review for P4 students who are currently preparing for the NAPLEX. We cover cyclophosphamide, cisplatin, methotrexate, doxorubicin, and vincristine.
Rank #2: Top 200 Drugs - Antibiotics
In this session of the RFUMS Top 200 Drugs Podcast, we discuss antibiotics: metronidazole, clindamycin, doxycycline, nitrofurantoin, sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim, mupirocin, zinc oxide, and polyethylene glycol 400.
Rank #3: 099 - May I Take Your Order? The Menu of Professional Pharmacy Organizations
In this episode, we enlist the help of Associate Dean for Student Affairs, Janeen Winnike, to discuss the various professional pharmacy organizations and the importance of networking via joining at least one as a student or pharmacist.
Rank #4: 018 - HIV
In this episode, we review HIV therapy with Dr. Cottreau with a particular focus on Truvada, Atripla, Complera, Stribild, and Triumeq.
Rank #5: 043 - Review of Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)
In this episode, we review the clinical presentation and treatment of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA).
Rank #6: 052 - Drug Mixology and Dangerous Consequences, Part I
In this episode, we discuss some of the most important drug interactions, including serotonin syndrome, St. John's wort, statins and CYP inhibitors, and antihypertensive medications with NSAIDs.
Rank #7: 048 - Self-Care of Nasal Congestion and Allergies
In this episode, we discuss the self-care of nasal congestion and allergies, including systemic/topical decongestants, nasal corticosteroids, antihistamines, cromolyn, and alternative medicine therapies.
Rank #8: 026 - Six Pivotal Drug Classes, Part 1
In this episode, we discuss six pivotal drug classes that have been FDA approved within the past 20 years. This is part 1 of a 2 part episode.
Rank #9: 071 - Holy Hypertension Guidelines - Holiday Edition!
In this episode, we review the important changes in 2017 ACC/AHA guidelines for hypertension management in adults.
Rank #10: 047 - Self-Care of Cough and Cold
In this episode, we discuss self-care of cough and cold, including using PQRSTA or SCHOLAR-MAC to prompt relevant questions for patients, codeine, dextromethorphan, diphenhydramine, camphor, menthol, and guaifenesin.
Rank #11: 023 - Hepatitis C
In this episode, we review historical and new treatment options for hepatitis C, including: peginterferon, rivabirin, boceprevir, telaprevir, sofosbuvir (Sovaldi), simeprevir (Olysio), ombitasvir/paritaprevir/ritonavir/dasabuvir (Viekira Pak), and ledipasvir/sofosbuvir (Harvoni).
May 18, 2015 - Correction added in the beginning of the episode regarding Viekira Pak dosing regimen.
Rank #12: 016 - New diabetes medications
In this episode, we discuss newly approved agents for diabetes mellitus: Afrezza (inhaled human insulin), SGLT2 inhibitors (Invokana, Farxiga, Jardiance), and long-acting GLP-1 agonists (Bydureon, Tanzeum).
Rank #13: 057 - Kicking acid, taking names ... the story of PPI use and abuse
In this episode, we discuss the overuse of proton pump inhibitor (PPI) therapy and several concerns regarding chronic use of this medication class, including hypomagnesemia, fracture risk, low seurm B12 levels, anemias, and increased risk of certain infections.
Rank #14: 032 - ARNIs and Entresto
In this episode, we discuss the new drug class, ARNI, recently approved for heart failure with a focus on sacubatril/valsartan (Entresto) and the PARADIGM-HF trial.
Rank #15: 086 - Everything You Need to Know About Insulins - In One Shot!
In this episode, we discuss a broad overview of insulin topics ranging from the various types of insulins, dosage forms, brand/generic names, pharmacokinetic nuances, injection technique, and a wide variety of clinical pearls.
Rank #16: 077 - PE: Not Just a Class in Junior High -- Top 5 Clinical Pearls about Pulmonary Embolism
In this episode, we discuss five clinical pearls about pulmonary embolism ranging from PE diagnosis, classification, and treatment. We specifically examine when and how alteplase is given for PE and its use with concurrent anticoagulation.
Rank #17: Top 200 Drugs - Antifungals, Antivirals
In this session of the RFUMS Top 200 Drugs Podcast, we discuss antifungals and antivirals: fluconazole, itraconazole, ketoconazole, oseltamivir, acyclovir, valacyclovir, docosanol, terbinafine, and clotrimazole or miconazole.
Rank #18: 094 - The Sweet Sweet Taste of Annually Updated Guidelines: 2019 Standards of Diabetes Care
In this episode, we discuss the changes made in the American Diabetes Association’s 2019 Standards of Diabetes Care guideline as well as updates in therapy recommendations per ADA and ESDA consensus statement published in Fall 2018.
Rank #19: 046 - Self-Care of Constipation
In this episode, we discuss self-care of constipation including bulk-forming laxatives, hyperosmotic laxatives, emollient laxatives, lubricant laxatives, saline laxatives, and stimulant laxatives.
Rank #20: 034 - New Injectable Insulins
In this podcast, we discuss three new injectable insulin formations: Toujeo (insulin glargine U-300), Humalog U-200 (insulin lispro), and Tresiba (insulin degludec).