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What are the typical antipsychotics?
What are the side effects of typical antipsychotics?
- Tardive Dyskinesia
- blurred vision
- dry mouth
What are the atypical antipsychotics?
What are the side effects of atypical antipsychotics?
- weight gain
Typical antipsychotics block what?
Atypical antipsychotics block what?
What are the 4 classes of anti-depressants?
- tricyclics, heterocyclics
- MAO inhibitors
What class of drugs are given adjunctively in bipolar disorder?
What are the heterocyclic antidepressants?
What is the undesirable side effect of SSRI and Tricyclics?
What are the 4 SSRI?
How long does it take for SSRI to take effect?
What is mode of action of Tricyclics?
block the reuptake of serotonin and NE
What are the side effects of SSRI?
- weight gain
- suicide ideation
- sexual dysfunction
What anti-depressant category of drugs is contraindicated with many foods such as cheese because of the tyramine effect?
What miscellaneous anti-depressant is associated with liver failure and death?
What SNRI is used for GAD?
What SNRI is used for diabetic peripheral neuropathy?
What Depression drug is used for smoking cessation?
What antidepressant gives papism?
Name 6 anti-manic drugs?
- valproic acid
What 2 antimanic drugs give A stevens-johnson syndrome?
Anti-manic drugs are postulated to work how?
What kinds of classes of drugs are used as anxiolytics?
- Beta blockers
- histamine blockers
The main drugs used for anxiety are what?
What drug is used for GAD that does not cause any interactions with alcohol and it stimulates 5H1A receptors?
What class of drugs is used for short term for GAD and for long term?
Most of the Benzodiazepines end in what suffix?
How is the Grand Mal Seizure induced in people with severe depression?
ECT may also be used for what two other conditions?
- Bipolar Disorder
The retrograde amnesia in ECT patients may be minimized how?
If it is performed unilaterraly
What is Ginko Biloba extract mostly used for?
St. Johns Wort may have an effect on what ?
mild to moderate depression
Valerian seems to alleviate what condition?