Flashcards in Psychiatry Deck (172)
Where in the hypothalamus is orexin produced?
What type of sleep do narcoleptics start in?
What drug do narcoleptics use at night?
What is the specific lab indicator of alcohol use?
Do amphetamines dilate or constrict the pupil?
What are the two drugs used for quitting smoking?
What two drugs are used to treat PCP overdose?
What is the prescriptio cannabinoid?
Is methadone short acting or long acting?
What are the two uses of methadone?
What is the MOA of buprenorphine?
What is the MOA of naltrexone?
long-acting opioid antagonist
When is naltrexone used?
Is buprenorphine long or short acting?
What two drugs are contained within suboxnone?
What are the two drugs used to treat alcohol dependence?
How many hours does it take for DTs to manifest after the last drink?
Is bupropion used to treat depression or anxiety?
Depression with what other symptom is a good use of mirtazapine?
depression and insomnia
What two drugs are used for panic disorder to bridge the gap to the use of SSRIs?
venlafaxine and benzos
Which two anti-psychotics are used for Tourettes?
haloperidol and risperidone
What drug can be used to treat the excessive sympathetic activity during alchohol withdrawl?
What is the time frame for dystonia regarding neuroleptic use?
What two body regions are affected by acute dystonia?
head and neck
What is the time frame for akathisia regarding neuroleptic use?
What is akathisia?
What two drugs are used to treat tachycardia and HTN during neuroleptic malignant syndrome?
dantrolene and bromocriptine
Do antipsychotics increase or decrease cAMP within cells?
What are the high potentcy neuroleptics?