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    The paper I chose for the Case of the Term assignment is “A case of tolterodine poisoning”. Tolterodine (Detrol, Detrusitol) (CAS #124937-51-5) is an antimuscarinic drug that belongs to the class of drugs known as antispasmodics. Tolterodine is prescribed to treat urinary incontinence or overactive bladder by relaxing the muscles in the bladder. Tolterodine is marketed and manufactured by Pfizer. Antimuscarinic drugs inhibit the action of acetylcholine at muscarinic receptors. Tolterodine acts…

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    some features can be managed by therapy or medication. Speech and language therapy is also optional, Occupational therapy is optional as well as regular exercises which are important. You could also use antidepressants, which include fluoxetine, citalopram, and paroxetine. There are many other antidepressants which could be used as well as medication for involuntary movements, which include olanzapine, risperidone, and many other medications for that certain feature. Symptoms of Huntington’s…

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    Before administering him this drug, check patient’s blood pressure, heart rate and mental status. So he takes citalopram (celexa) 20 mg orally once daily. This medication will correct the depression and decrease the symptoms of depression. The most some side effects of this medication are dizziness, fatigue, and insomnia and also have some adverse effects headache…

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    Borderline personality disorder is characterized by stereotypical repetitive and maladaptive interpersonal interactions. Considerable controversy exists regarding preferred treatment and prognosis (Gregory, 2004). The moods of borderline patients are erratic, their personal relationships are turbulent, and their self-image is unstable. When serotonin is decreased, certain areas of the brain involved in emotion regulation, impulsivity and aggression causes the brain not to function properly.…

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    An impulse control disorder is defined as a failure to resist an urge or temptation. Kleptomania is an impulse control disorder in which an individual has an inability to resist stealing an item no matter the worth (Grant). Most of the time, the item is not needed for personal use or is used for the monetary value. The disorder has three essential features that go along with it. The first is a failure to resist the urge from an unneeded item. The second feature is an arousal the moment before…

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    Pharmacogenomics is the study of how genes affect a person’s response to drug. A new emerging field which hold the combinational knowledge of pharmacology and genomics in order to provide not only safe and effective medication but also have the high degree of acceptance with the genetic make up of the patients. Current status of dose regimen followed ”one size fits all”. But is very tiresome job to predict these therapeutic responses in all the patient. Some times dominating negative side…

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    Major Depressive Disorder Depression is an illness that involves the body, mood, and thoughts. It interferes with daily life and normal functioning, and causes pain for both the person with the disorder and those who care about him/her. A depressive disorder is not the same as a passing blue mood. It is not a sign of personal weakness or a condition that can be wished or thrown away. People with depression can’t just decide to get better. Depression is highly treatable, and because there are…

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    During the antidepressant treatment phase, we found 1) the OSA group performed significantly worse on the SRT delayed recall at week 16 compared to the non-OSA group, and the results remained significant after controlling for baseline performance, age, gender, and education; 2) the OSA group had a greater microvascular burden, including DWMHs, PVHs, and SCGs, as well as grade 2 and 3 lesions in DWM, PVH, and SCG, 3) between groups, the differences in the hippocampal and entorhinal cortex volumes…

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    • SSRI’s – Celexa (Citalopram), Lexapro (Escitalopram), Prozac (Fluoxetine), Paxil (Paroxetine) and Zoloft (Sertraline) and Luvox (Fluvoxamine). • SNRI’s – Effexor (Venlafaxine), Cymbalta (Duloxetine), Dalcipran (Ilnacipran) and Pristiq (Desvenlafaxine). • Benzodiazepines…

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    Social stigma and labelling can have a huge impact on the attitude of medication in the client. Subsequently, the reaction of family and friends of the patients to the disorder as well as the medication also may become a social problem. For example, a patient’s spouse may divorce him or her and children may neglect them. There are other problems as well such as discrimination from employers and general public. Psychology academics often debate about the ethical issues surrounding drug therapy.…

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