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SSRI, used for depression, OCD, overeating. Increase in suicidal ideation.
Prozac
Used as a substitution drug (for addictions), an important nursing intervention is to check BP.
Clonidine
Three drugs used for EPS
Artane, Benedryl, Cogentin
A drug used in detoxification, may build up in liver is the liver is damaged.
Librium
A mood stabilizer, used in patients with Bipolar Disorder, a salt that isn't metabolized, competes with sodium in the body.
Lithium Carbonate
2 SSRI's used for OCD
Luvox, Prozac
An anti-seizure/mood stabilizer, used for manic episodes in bipolar disorder, possibly causes rash, teratogenic, possible liver toxicity.
Depakote
A Benzodiazepine, for quick mood stabilization, also used for seizure prevention, can be addicting.
Klonopin
2 MAO's, used for depression, not used often due to non compliance of low tyramine diet.
Nardil, Parnate
Atypical antipsychotic, used in the mgmt. of psychotic disorders, may cause late onset diabetes.
Risperdal
An atypical antipsychotic, used in the mgmt. of schizophrenia, has few side effects, possible cause of late onset diabetes
Seroquel
An anti-seizure, mood stabilizer, used in the treatment of rapid cycling bipolar disorder. Side effect is high incidence of rash.
Tegretol
Earliest antipsychotic, used in treatment of schizophrenia, has many EPS, also causes sedation, anticholinergic effects, ortho. hypotension, and seizures.
Thorazine
An antidepressant that has the least sexual dysfunction and lowers the seizure threshhold.
Wellbutrin
An atypical antipsychotic used in the mgmt. of psychotic disorders. May cause late onset diabetes. Starts with Z.
Zyprexa
Tricycles Antidepressants cause 3 main side effects. They are...
Anticholinergic effects, increased heart rate, sleepiness.