Mental Health

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Mental Health
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2010-11-15 20:39:45
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  1. Ativam
    • Lorazepam
    • 0.5mg, 1mg, 2mg
  2. Xanax
    • Alprazolam
    • 0.25mg, 0.5mg, 1mg, 2mg
  3. Klonopin
    • Clonazepam
    • Tab: 0.5mg, 1mg, 2mg
    • Wafers: 0.125, 0.25, 0.5, 1, 2
  4. Restoril
    • Temazepam
    • Caps: 7.5, 15, 22.5, 30mg
    • Used for insomnia
  5. Tranxene
    • Clorazepate
    • Tab: 3.75, 7.5, 15
  6. Valium
    • Diazepam
    • Tab: 2, 5, 10mg
  7. Halcion
    • Triazolam
    • Tabs: 0.125, 0.25
    • Hypnotic agent
  8. Sonata
    • Zaleplon
    • Caps: 5, 10
  9. Ambiem
    • Zolpidem
    • Tab: 5, 10
  10. Ambien CR
    • Zolpidem extended release
    • Tab: 6.25, 12.5mg
  11. BuSpar
    • Buspirone
    • Tab: 5, 10
  12. Elavil
    • Amitriptyline
    • Tab: 10, 25, 50, 75, 100, 150, injection
    • Fatal in overdose!
  13. Norpramim
    • Desipramine
    • Tab: 10, 25, 50, 75, 100, 150mg
    • Less sedation than other TCAs
  14. Tofranil
    • Imipramine
    • Active metabolite: desipramine
  15. Pamelor
    • Nortriptyline
    • Cap: 10, 25, 50, 75 and oral solution
    • Less orthostasis and less anticholinergic effect: more appropriate for elderly
  16. Anafranil
    • Clomipramine
    • Caps: 25, 50, 75
    • Indication: OCD
  17. Prozac
    • Fluoxetine
    • Tab:10
    • Cap: 10, 20, 40mg
    • Dose QD in AM
    • Activating SSRI
  18. Zoloft
    • Sertraline
    • Tab: 25, 50, 100
    • Once daily in AM
  19. Paxil
    • Paroxetine
    • Tabs: 10, 20, 30, 40mg
  20. Celexa
    • Citalopram
    • Tab: 10, 20, 40mg
    • Less CYP-450 interactions than other SSRIs
  21. Lexapro
    • Escitalopram
    • Tab: 5, 10, 20
  22. Desyrel
    • Trazodone
    • Tab: 50, 100, 150, 300
    • Potential for priapism in male
  23. Serzone but not available in the US.
    • Nefazodone
    • Caution: Hepatotoxicity
    • In US only generic available
  24. Remeron
    • Mirtazapine
    • Alpha2 antagonist
    • Tab and Soltabs: 15, 30, 45
  25. Effexor
    • Venlafaxine
    • Tab: 25, 37.5, 50, 75, 100
  26. Pristiq
    • Desvenlafaxine
    • Tab: 50, 100 ER
  27. Cymbalta
    • Duloxetine
    • 20, 30, 60
  28. Mellaril
    • Thioridazine
    • 10, 15, 25, 50, 100, 150, 200
    • Typical antipsychotic
    • More anticholinergic effect than others
  29. Haldol
    • Haloperidol
    • Tab: 0.5, 1, 2, 5, 10, 20
    • High EPS
  30. Risperdal
    • Risperidone
    • Tab: 0.25, 0.5, 1, 2, 3, 4
  31. Invega
    • Paliperidone
    • ER: 3, 6, 9 QD
    • The active metabolite of risperidone
  32. Zyprexa
    • Olanzapine
    • Tab: 2.5, 5, 7.5, 10, 15, 20 QD
    • Disintegrating (Zydis): 5, 10, 15, 20
  33. Symbyax
    • Olanzapine + Fluoxetine
    • Tx of depressive episodes associated with bipolar disorder and also resistant depression
  34. Seroquel
    • Quetiapine
    • Tab: 25, 50, 100, 200, 300, 400 (BID)
    • Lowest EPS in its class
  35. Geodon
    • Ziprasidone
    • Caps: 20, 40, 60, 80mg
    • Caution: prolonged QT interval
  36. Abilify
    • Aripiprazole
    • Tab: 2, 5, 10, 15, 20, 30
  37. SSRI that should be administered in AM
    • Prozac
    • Zoloft
  38. Highest strength of Valium
    10mg
  39. Anti-anxiety med that is not schedulled?
    BuSpar
  40. SSRI that is most likely to cause insomnia?
    Prozac... It is activating.

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