Flashcards in Psychiatry Deck (172)
What six drugs can precipitate serotonin syndrome?
What are the two oddly named tricyclics?
Which two neurotransmitters do tricyclics block the re-uptake of?
5HT and NE
What are two common side-effects of tricyclics?
Which tricyclic is associated with seizures?
Which drug is more anti-cholinergic, amitriptyline or nortriptyline?
Which drug is used to treat the toxicity of TCAs?
Which class of anti-depressants can cause respiratory depression?
What are the four MAOIs?
Which neurotransmitters are increased by MAOIs?
What are the three atypical antidepressants?
Does bupropion have sexual side effects?
Which atypical antidepressant can cause seizures? In what type of patients?
Does bupropion have a stimulant or sedative effect when at toxic levels?
Which serotonin receptors does mirtazapine block?
5HT2 and 5HT3
Which two receptors does trazadone block?
5HT2 and α1
What is the MAO of varenicline?
partial agonist at CNS nicotnic receptors
Anxiety concerning a weak subject would be indicative of what?
What is the MOA of atomexitine?
NE reuptake inhibitor
What condition is atomexitine used to treat?
How many symptoms are needed to diagnose a major depressive disorder? For how long?
In malingering, does a patient fake or create symptoms?
In a factitious disorder, does a patient fake or create symptoms?
What two things are lost during a conversion disorder?
sensory or motor
What is the best treatment for somatic symptom disorder?
recurrent office visits
What is not a good way to treat somatic symptom disorder?
recurrent tests or procedures
What type of thinking does schizotypical have?
What type of drug is phentermine?
What are the three clinical uses of venlafaxine?