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121

What six drugs can precipitate serotonin syndrome?

Meperidine

Ondansetron

Phenelzine

tramadol

triptans

linezolid

122

What are the two oddly named tricyclics?

doxepin

amozapine

123

Which two neurotransmitters do tricyclics block the re-uptake of?

5HT and NE

124

What are two common side-effects of tricyclics?

anti-α1

anti-cholinergic

125

Which tricyclic is associated with seizures?

Desipramine

126

Which drug is more anti-cholinergic, amitriptyline or nortriptyline?

amitriptyline

127

Which drug is used to treat the toxicity of TCAs?

sodium bicarb

128

Which class of anti-depressants can cause respiratory depression?

TCAs

129

What are the four MAOIs?

Tranylcypromine

Phenelzine

Isocarboxazid

Selegeline

130

Which neurotransmitters are increased by MAOIs?

NE

5HT

dopamine

131

What are the three atypical antidepressants?

Mirtazapine

Tramadol

Bupropion

132

Does bupropion have sexual side effects?

no

133

Which atypical antidepressant can cause seizures? In what type of patients?

bupropion

bulimics

134

Does bupropion have a stimulant or sedative effect when at toxic levels?

Stimulant

135

Which serotonin receptors does mirtazapine block?

5HT2 and 5HT3

136

Which two receptors does trazadone block?

5HT2 and α1

137

What is the MAO of varenicline?

partial agonist at CNS nicotnic receptors

138

Anxiety concerning a weak subject would be indicative of what?

learning disorder

139

What is the MOA of atomexitine?

NE reuptake inhibitor

140

What condition is atomexitine used to treat?

ADHD

141

How many symptoms are needed to diagnose a major depressive disorder? For how long?

5/9

two weeks

142

In malingering, does a patient fake or create symptoms?

fake

143

In a factitious disorder, does a patient fake or create symptoms?

create

144

What two things are lost during a conversion disorder?

sensory or motor

145

What is the best treatment for somatic symptom disorder?

recurrent office visits

146

What is not a good way to treat somatic symptom disorder?

recurrent tests or procedures

147

What type of thinking does schizotypical have?

magical thinking

148

What type of drug is phentermine?

stimulant

149

What are the three clinical uses of venlafaxine?

depression

generalized anxiety

panic

150

What are the two uses of duloxetine?

depression

diabetic nerve pain