Pharmacology - Antidepressants

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Pharmacology - Antidepressants
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  1. TCAs
    amitryptiline, imipramine, clomipramine and doxepin (CAID)
  2. SSRIs
    fluoxetine, paroxetine, sertraline, fluvoxamine and citalopram
  3. Amitryptiline
    TCA
  4. Imipramine
    TCA
  5. Clomipramine
    TCA
  6. doxepin
    TCA
  7. fluoxetine
    SSRI
  8. paroxetine
    SSRI
  9. sertraline
    SSRI
  10. fluvoxamine
    SSRI
  11. citalopram
    SSRI
  12. Amitryptiline and imipramine (TCAs) block both which transporters?
    Serotonin and NE
  13. Imipramine and Desipramine have more of what type of side effect?
    cardiac toxicities
  14. Anti depressants need how much time to full take effect?
    2-3 weeks, also says 3-4 weeks minimum
  15. Biogenic amines can be at maximum therapeutic levels in what amount of time?
    30 minutes to a few hours
  16. Why does it take 2-4 weeks of chronic antidepressant use to relieve symptoms?
    Need time to influence receptor populations, which treats depression
  17. How long does the 5HT1a receptor downregulation process take?
    3-6 weeks
  18. What is the brand name of Desipramine and what type of amine is it?
    Norpramin, Secondary Amine
  19. What is the brand name of Nortriptyline and what type of amine is it?
    Aventyl, Secondary Amine
  20. What is the brand name of Protriptyline and what type of amine is it?
    Vivactil, Secondary Amine
  21. What is the brand name of Imipramine and what type of amine is it?
    Tofranil, Tertiary amine
  22. What is the brand name of Amitriptyline and what type of amine is it?
    Elavil, Tertiary amine
  23. What is the brand name of Doxepin and what type of amine is it?
    Sinequan, Tertiary amine

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