Which is incorrectly matched
|A||Phenytoin - cleft lip and palate|
|C||Valproate - neural tube defect|
|D||ACE I- hyperkalemia|
a. Zidovudine is routinely prescribed in pregnancy without clinically significant evidence of cardiomyopathy. Other adverse outcomes are correctly matcheD. Zidovudine can cause skeletal muscle myopathy.
A muscle biopsy can differentiate between zidovudine induced myopathy from myopathy induced by HIV infection (CMDT’2010, pp-1213).
Side effects of other RTIs (Most common drugs causing)
Neutropenia zidovudine and didanosine
(Remember: Zidovudine is used in pregnancy to prevent vertical transmission)